Aker BP ASA Dividend yield




   NOK/share 
 Price  331.40
 Dividend  20.78
 Earnings  12.70
 Cash-flow  56.17
 Book value  32.81
 Equity  29.88

Aker BP ASA is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Aker BP ASA is a company from Norway, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Aker BP ASA paid a total dividend of 13,112 million NOK last year, for a market value of 209,113 millions (Market Cap 101,309 millions). Dividend per share of Aker BP ASA is 20.78 NOK, and his stock market price 331.40 NOK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Aker BP ASA has a dividend yield of 6.27%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Norway. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Aker BP ASA dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Norway.

Dividend yield of Aker BP ASA

Aker BP ASA Dividend Payout

About the ability of Aker BP ASA to maintain his current dividend of NOK 20.78 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.27%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Aker BP ASA payout on ernings is currently 163.62%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 41.59% and 59.11% respectively. Both figures show that Aker BP ASA 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 Aker BP ASA is NOK 56.17 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of NOK 20.78, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Aker BP ASA, compared againt world market average, Norway companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Aker BP ASA payout

Aker BP ASA Dividend History

Year Yield  NOK  Paypout  Shares* 
Present6.27%20.78163.62%631
20214.40%11.95321.24%360
20204.67%10.10128.50%360
20196.35%18.29128.89%360
20184.96%10.81129.46%360
20173.00%6.06193.61%338

*In millions

Aker BP ASA Stock performance

Finally, last moth Aker BP ASA showed a return of 6.00% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 8.84% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.30% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Norway and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Aker BP ASA stock and market return