Aboitiz Power Dividend yield




   PHP/share 
 Price  23.50
 Dividend  0.85
 Earnings  2.42
 Cash-flow  5.11
 Book value  16.79
 Equity  17.16

Aboitiz Power is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Aboitiz Power is a company from Philippines, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Aboitiz Power paid a total dividend of 6,255 million PHP last year, for a market value of 172,937 millions (Market Cap 36,522 millions). Dividend per share of Aboitiz Power is 0.85 PHP, and his stock market price 23.50 PHP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Aboitiz Power has a dividend yield of 3.62%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Philippines. However, it is lower than the average of Utilities 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 Aboitiz Power dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from Philippines.

Dividend yield of Aboitiz Power

Aboitiz Power Dividend Payout

About the ability of Aboitiz Power to maintain his current dividend of PHP 0.85 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Aboitiz Power payout on ernings is currently 35.12%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Utilities industry, which are 38.17% and 58.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Aboitiz Powercan 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 Aboitiz Power is PHP 5.11 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of PHP 0.85, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Aboitiz Power, compared againt world market average, Philippines companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Aboitiz Power payout

Aboitiz Power Dividend History

Year Yield  PHP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.62%0.8535.12%7,359
20204.44%1.1848.96%7,359
20194.30%1.4748.51%7,359
20183.96%1.3949.12%7,359
20173.27%1.3649.10%7,359
20162.80%1.2048.98%7,359
20152.71%1.1450.22%7,359

*In millions

Aboitiz Power Stock performance

Finally, last moth Aboitiz Power showed a return of -2.90% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 7.19% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -10.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Philippines and Electricity firms.

Aboitiz Power stock and market return