Swiss Prime Site Dividend yield




   CHF/share 
 Price  91.40
 Dividend  3.35
 Earnings  8.16
 Cash-flow  3.09
 Book value  83.09
 Equity  76.26

Swiss Prime Site is part of Real Estate Investment and Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Swiss Prime Site is a company from Switzerland, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Swiss Prime Site paid a total dividend of 255 million CHF last year, for a market value of 6,946 millions (Market Cap 6,857 millions). Dividend per share of Swiss Prime Site is 3.35 CHF, and his stock market price 91.40 CHF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Swiss Prime Site has a dividend yield of 3.67%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Switzerland. It is also bigger than average of Financials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Swiss Prime Site dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment and Services companies or firms from Switzerland.

Dividend yield of Swiss Prime Site

Swiss Prime Site Dividend Payout

About the ability of Swiss Prime Site to maintain his current dividend of CHF 3.35 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.67%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Swiss Prime Site payout on ernings is currently 41.05%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures show that Swiss Prime Site 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 Swiss Prime Site is CHF 3.09 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of CHF 3.35, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Swiss Prime Site, compared againt world market average, Switzerland companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment and Services sector companies.

Swiss Prime Site payout

Swiss Prime Site Dividend History

Year Yield  CHF  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.67%3.3541.05%76
20204.37%3.8046.80%76
20193.40%3.8090.91%76
20184.50%3.5888.18%76
20174.11%3.7082.22%72
20164.45%3.7073.41%72
20154.40%3.3980.71%70

*In millions

Swiss Prime Site Stock performance

Finally, last moth Swiss Prime Site showed a return of -6.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 9.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Switzerland and Real Estate Investment and Services firms.

Swiss Prime Site stock and market return