Sweco Ab-B Dividend yield

 Price  137.00
 Dividend  2.21
 Earnings  4.54
 Cash-flow  6.06
 Book value  23.62
 Equity  22.25

Sweco Ab-B is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Sweco Ab-B is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Sweco Ab-B paid a total dividend of 716 million SEK last year, for a market value of 44,388 millions (Market Cap 27,360 millions). Dividend per share of Sweco Ab-B is 2.21 SEK, and his stock market price 137.00 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Sweco Ab-B has a dividend yield of 1.61%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Sweco Ab-B dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of Sweco Ab-B

Sweco Ab-B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Sweco Ab-B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 2.21 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.61%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Sweco Ab-B payout on ernings is currently 48.68%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that Sweco Ab-B 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 Sweco Ab-B is SEK 6.06 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 2.21, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Sweco Ab-B, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Sweco Ab-B payout

Sweco Ab-B Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Sweco Ab-B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Sweco Ab-B showed a return of 2.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Construction and Materials firms.

Sweco Ab-B stock and market return