Admiral Group Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  31.01
 Dividend  1.11
 Earnings  1.87
 Cash-flow  2.63
 Book value  3.78
 Equity  3.45

Admiral Group is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Admiral Group is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Admiral Group paid a total dividend of 326 million GBP last year, for a market value of 9,117 millions (Market Cap 6,440 millions). Dividend per share of Admiral Group is 1.11 GBP, and his stock market price 31.01 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Admiral Group has a dividend yield of 3.59%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. 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 Admiral Group dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Admiral Group

Admiral Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Admiral Group to maintain his current dividend of GBP 1.11 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Admiral Group payout on ernings is currently 59.36%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Admiral Group 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 Admiral Group is GBP 2.63 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 1.11, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Admiral Group, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

Admiral Group payout

Admiral Group Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.59%1.1159.36%294
20203.83%1.1172.08%294
20193.96%0.9164.54%291
20183.92%0.8066.12%288
20172.64%0.5364.63%285
20163.70%0.7064.22%282
20152.94%0.4846.15%279

*In millions

Admiral Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Admiral Group showed a return of 0.40% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 41.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Admiral Group stock and market return