Sappi Dividend yield

 Price  56.90
 Dividend  0.00
 Earnings  0.60
 Cash-flow  10.74
 Book value  51.73
 Equity  50.00

Sappi is part of Forestry and Paper business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Sappi is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Sappi paid a total dividend of 0 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 32,262 millions (Market Cap 32,132 millions). Dividend per share of Sappi is 0.00 ZAR, and his stock market price 56.90 ZAR.

According to the chart below where dividend yield is displayed, Sappi, has a dividend yield of 0%, amount in contrast with the positive dividend offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa, Basic Materials industry, and Forestry and Paper sector. This lack of dividends of Sappi might harm the evolution of share price if the company is not clearly expanding his business.

In addition, you should compare Sappi dividend yield with other Forestry and Paper companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Sappi

Sappi Dividend Payout

About the ability of Sappi to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 0.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Sappi payout on ernings is currently 0.00%, which is lower than the market average and companies in his industry and sector.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Sappi, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Basic Materials industry and Forestry and Paper sector companies.

Sappi payout

Sappi Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Sappi Stock performance

Finally, last moth Sappi showed a return of 11.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 23.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Forestry and Paper firms.

Sappi stock and market return