Advantech Dividend yield

 Price  354.00
 Dividend  7.08
 Earnings  9.65
 Cash-flow  10.69
 Book value  44.81
 Equity  43.27

Advantech is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Advantech is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Advantech paid a total dividend of 5,452 million TWD last year, for a market value of 272,580 millions (Market Cap 145,352 millions). Dividend per share of Advantech is 7.08 TWD, and his stock market price 354.00 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Advantech has a dividend yield of 2.00%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Advantech dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Advantech

Advantech Dividend Payout

About the ability of Advantech to maintain his current dividend of TWD 7.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Advantech payout on ernings is currently 73.37%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.17% and 35.02% respectively. Both figures show that Advantech 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 Advantech is TWD 10.69 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 7.08, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Advantech, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Advantech payout

Advantech Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Advantech Stock performance

Finally, last moth Advantech showed a return of -2.30% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.70% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 56.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Advantech stock and market return