Power Finance Dividend yield

 Price  114.30
 Dividend  9.50
 Earnings  33.62
 Cash-flow  -163.29
 Book value  190.50
 Equity  181.73

Power Finance is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Power Finance is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Power Finance paid a total dividend of 25,080 million INR last year, for a market value of 301,752 millions (Market Cap 102,608 millions). Dividend per share of Power Finance is 9.50 INR, and his stock market price 114.30 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Power Finance has a dividend yield of 8.31%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. 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 Power Finance dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Power Finance

Power Finance Dividend Payout

About the ability of Power Finance to maintain his current dividend of INR 9.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 8.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Power Finance payout on ernings is currently 28.26%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.57% and 41.00% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Power Financecan maintain his current dividend.

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 Power Finance is INR -163.29 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 9.50, 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 Power Finance, compared againt world market average, India companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Power Finance payout

Power Finance Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Power Finance Stock performance

Finally, last moth Power Finance showed a return of 5.60% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 3.02% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Financial Services firms.

Power Finance stock and market return