Almarai Co Ltd Dividend yield




   SAR/share 
 Price  52.00
 Dividend  0.85
 Earnings  2.06
 Cash-flow  4.26
 Book value  15.76
 Equity  15.26

Almarai Co Ltd is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Almarai Co Ltd is a company from Saudi Arabia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Almarai Co Ltd paid a total dividend of 841 million SAR last year, for a market value of 51,428 millions (Market Cap 13,101 millions). Dividend per share of Almarai Co Ltd is 0.85 SAR, and his stock market price 52.00 SAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Almarai Co Ltd has a dividend yield of 1.63%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Saudi Arabia. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Almarai Co Ltd dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from Saudi Arabia.

Dividend yield of Almarai Co Ltd

Almarai Co Ltd Dividend Payout

About the ability of Almarai Co Ltd to maintain his current dividend of SAR 0.85 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.63%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Almarai Co Ltd payout on ernings is currently 41.26%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.17% and 45.16% respectively. Both figures show that Almarai Co Ltd should not have problems to continue paying his 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 Almarai Co Ltd is SAR 4.26 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SAR 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 Almarai Co Ltd, compared againt world market average, Saudi Arabia companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Almarai Co Ltd payout

Almarai Co Ltd Dividend History

Year Yield  SAR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.63%0.8541.26%989
20201.55%0.8545.21%989
20191.72%0.8542.08%992

*In millions

Almarai Co Ltd Stock performance

Finally, last moth Almarai Co Ltd showed a return of 2.00% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.48% of Consumer Goods 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 Saudi Arabia and Food Producers firms.

Almarai Co Ltd stock and market return