Orient Securities (H Dividend yield




   HKD/share 
 Price  7.60
 Dividend  0.30
 Earnings  0.47
 Cash-flow  -0.42
 Book value  9.50
 Equity  9.40

Orient Securities (H is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Orient Securities (H is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Orient Securities (H paid a total dividend of 308 million HKD last year, for a market value of 7,805 millions (Market Cap 6,220 millions). Dividend per share of Orient Securities (H is 0.30 HKD, and his stock market price 7.60 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Orient Securities (H has a dividend yield of 3.96%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Financials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Orient Securities (H dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of Orient Securities (H

Orient Securities (H Dividend Payout

About the ability of Orient Securities (H to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.30 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.96%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Orient Securities (H payout on ernings is currently 63.83%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures show that Orient Securities (H can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Orient Securities (H is HKD -0.42 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.30, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Orient Securities (H, compared againt world market average, China companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Orient Securities (H payout

Orient Securities (H Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.96%0.3063.83%1,027
20203.00%0.1638.10%1,027
20192.33%0.1152.38%1,027
20185.01%0.2542.37%1,027
20172.31%0.1736.96%1,027

*In millions

Orient Securities (H Stock performance

Finally, last moth Orient Securities (H showed a return of -0.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 47.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Financial Services firms.

Orient Securities (H stock and market return