Royal Bafokeng Plati Dividend yield




   ZAR/share 
 Price  161.50
 Dividend  10.71
 Earnings  23.07
 Cash-flow  19.70
 Book value  85.00
 Equity  76.39

Royal Bafokeng Plati is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Royal Bafokeng Plati is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Royal Bafokeng Plati paid a total dividend of 3,095 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 46,674 millions (Market Cap 13,041 millions). Dividend per share of Royal Bafokeng Plati is 10.71 ZAR, and his stock market price 161.50 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Royal Bafokeng Plati has a dividend yield of 6.63%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials 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 Royal Bafokeng Plati dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Royal Bafokeng Plati

Royal Bafokeng Plati Dividend Payout

About the ability of Royal Bafokeng Plati to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 10.71 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.63%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Royal Bafokeng Plati payout on ernings is currently 46.42%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.25% and 40.37% respectively. Both figures show that Royal Bafokeng Plati 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 Royal Bafokeng Plati is ZAR 19.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 10.71, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Royal Bafokeng Plati, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Royal Bafokeng Plati payout

Royal Bafokeng Plati Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present6.63%10.7146.42%289
20150.00%0.000.00%192

*In millions

Royal Bafokeng Plati Stock performance

Finally, last moth Royal Bafokeng Plati showed a return of -11.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 46.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Mining firms.

Royal Bafokeng Plati stock and market return