Singapore Telecommun Dividend yield

 Price  2.46
 Dividend  0.08
 Earnings  0.06
 Cash-flow  0.32
 Book value  1.64
 Equity  1.76

Singapore Telecommun is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. Singapore Telecommun is a company from Singapore, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Singapore Telecommun paid a total dividend of 1,321 million SGD last year, for a market value of 40,624 millions (Market Cap 18,488 millions). Dividend per share of Singapore Telecommun is 0.08 SGD, and his stock market price 2.46 SGD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Singapore Telecommun has a dividend yield of 3.05%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Singapore. However, it is lower than the average of Telecommunications industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Singapore Telecommun dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from Singapore.

Dividend yield of Singapore Telecommun

Singapore Telecommun Dividend Payout

About the ability of Singapore Telecommun to maintain his current dividend of SGD 0.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.05%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Singapore Telecommun payout on ernings is currently 133.33%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 39.27% and 53.55% respectively. Both figures show that Singapore Telecommun 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 Singapore Telecommun is SGD 0.32 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SGD 0.08, 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 Telecommun, compared againt world market average, Singapore companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

Singapore Telecommun payout

Singapore Telecommun Dividend History

Year Yield  SGD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Singapore Telecommun Stock performance

Finally, last moth Singapore Telecommun showed a return of 6.00% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a 1.22% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 16.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Singapore and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

Singapore Telecommun stock and market return