Singapore Press Hldg Dividend yield




   SGD/share 
 Price  1.96
 Dividend  0.04
 Earnings  -0.06
 Cash-flow  0.12
 Book value  1.96
 Equity  2.00

Singapore Press Hldg is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Singapore Press Hldg is a company from Singapore, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Singapore Press Hldg paid a total dividend of 64 million SGD last year, for a market value of 3,120 millions (Market Cap 3,108 millions). Dividend per share of Singapore Press Hldg is 0.04 SGD, and his stock market price 1.96 SGD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Singapore Press Hldg has a dividend yield of 2.04%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Singapore Press Hldg dividend yield with other Media companies or firms from Singapore.

Dividend yield of Singapore Press Hldg

Singapore Press Hldg Dividend Payout

About the ability of Singapore Press Hldg to maintain his current dividend of SGD 0.04 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.04%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Singapore Press Hldg payout on ernings is currently -66.67%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.27% and 23.71% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Singapore Press Hldgcan 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 Singapore Press Hldg is SGD 0.12 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SGD 0.04, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Singapore Press Hldg, compared againt world market average, Singapore companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

Singapore Press Hldg payout

Singapore Press Hldg Dividend History

Year Yield  SGD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.04%0.04-66.67%1,592
20202.21%0.02-33.33%1,592
20198.49%0.19135.71%1,598
20188.51%0.20111.11%1,600
20175.66%0.1568.18%1,599
20165.07%0.19111.76%1,592
20155.22%0.21100.00%1,592

*In millions

Singapore Press Hldg Stock performance

Finally, last moth Singapore Press Hldg showed a return of 1.00% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.21% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 88.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Singapore and Media firms.

Singapore Press Hldg stock and market return