Suncorp Group Dividend yield




   AUD/share 
 Price  12.04
 Dividend  0.40
 Earnings  0.59
 Cash-flow  1.97
 Book value  10.03
 Equity  10.35

Suncorp Group is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Suncorp Group is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Suncorp Group paid a total dividend of 505 million AUD last year, for a market value of 15,207 millions (Market Cap 15,193 millions). Dividend per share of Suncorp Group is 0.40 AUD, and his stock market price 12.04 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Suncorp Group has a dividend yield of 3.32%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Suncorp Group dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Suncorp Group

Suncorp Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Suncorp Group to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.40 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.32%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Suncorp Group payout on ernings is currently 67.80%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 41.22% and 45.75% respectively. Both figures show that Suncorp Group 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 Suncorp Group is AUD 1.97 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.40, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Suncorp Group, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Suncorp Group payout

Suncorp Group Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.32%0.4067.80%1,263
20215.96%0.6676.74%1,283
20203.70%0.3663.16%1,280
20195.56%0.7275.79%1,261
20185.78%0.7380.22%1,299
20175.27%0.7381.11%1,293
20165.44%0.6878.16%1,287
20153.73%0.5052.63%1,287

*In millions

Suncorp Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Suncorp Group showed a return of 1.00% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.59% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 8.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Financial Services firms.

Suncorp Group stock and market return