Adelaide Brighton Dividend yield

 Price  3.48
 Dividend  0.10
 Earnings  0.15
 Cash-flow  0.39
 Book value  1.83
 Equity  1.90

Adelaide Brighton is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Adelaide Brighton is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Adelaide Brighton paid a total dividend of 65 million AUD last year, for a market value of 2,269 millions (Market Cap 1,589 millions). Dividend per share of Adelaide Brighton is 0.10 AUD, and his stock market price 3.48 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Adelaide Brighton has a dividend yield of 2.80%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Adelaide Brighton dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Adelaide Brighton

Adelaide Brighton Dividend Payout

About the ability of Adelaide Brighton to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.10 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.80%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Adelaide Brighton payout on ernings is currently 66.67%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.17% and 33.06% respectively. Both figures show that Adelaide Brighton 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 Adelaide Brighton is AUD 0.39 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.10, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Adelaide Brighton, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Adelaide Brighton payout

Adelaide Brighton Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Adelaide Brighton Stock performance

Finally, last moth Adelaide Brighton showed a return of 7.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 5.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 68.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Construction and Materials firms.

Adelaide Brighton stock and market return