AIA Group Ltd. Dividend yield




   HKD/share 
 Price  94.30
 Dividend  1.28
 Earnings  3.80
 Cash-flow  18.13
 Book value  30.42
 Equity  29.23

AIA Group Ltd. is part of Life Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. AIA Group Ltd. is a company from Hong-Kong, and his stocks are publicly traded.

AIA Group Ltd. paid a total dividend of 15,474 million HKD last year, for a market value of 1,139,993 millions (Market Cap 1,139,999 millions). Dividend per share of AIA Group Ltd. is 1.28 HKD, and his stock market price 94.30 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, AIA Group Ltd. has a dividend yield of 1.36%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Hong-Kong. 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 AIA Group Ltd. dividend yield with other Life Insurance companies or firms from Hong-Kong.

Dividend yield of AIA Group Ltd.

AIA Group Ltd. Dividend Payout

About the ability of AIA Group Ltd. to maintain his current dividend of HKD 1.28 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.36%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). AIA Group Ltd. payout on ernings is currently 33.68%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that AIA Group Ltd.can 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 AIA Group Ltd. is HKD 18.13 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 1.28, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of AIA Group Ltd., compared againt world market average, Hong-Kong companies, Financials industry and Life Insurance sector companies.

AIA Group Ltd. payout

AIA Group Ltd. Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.36%1.2833.68%12,089
20201.35%1.2829.22%12,089
20191.44%1.1868.60%12,087
20181.59%1.0325.81%12,076
20171.34%0.8932.96%12,074
20161.54%0.7341.71%12,044
20151.14%0.5323.66%12,044

*In millions

AIA Group Ltd. Stock performance

Finally, last moth AIA Group Ltd. showed a return of -2.80% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 34.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Hong-Kong and Life Insurance firms.

AIA Group Ltd. stock and market return