Ampol Dividend yield

 Price  35.30
 Dividend  2.25
 Earnings  3.50
 Cash-flow  3.80
 Book value  15.35
 Equity  14.06

Ampol is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Ampol is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ampol stock dividend

Ampol paid a total dividend of 536 million AUD last year, for a market value of 8,401 millions (Market Cap 8,402 millions). Ampol dividend per share is 2.25 AUD, and his stock market price 35.30 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ampol has a dividend yield of 6.37%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. 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 Ampol stocks dividend with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or other of the high Australia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Ampol

Ampol Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ampol to maintain his current dividend of AUD 2.25 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.37%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ampol payout on ernings is currently 64.29%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 39.34% and 38.55% respectively. Both figures show that Ampol 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 Ampol is AUD 3.80 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 2.25, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Ampol payout

Ampol Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Ampol's dividend stock, both in percentage and in AUD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ampol Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ampol showed a return of 7.50% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.44% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 3.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Ampol stock and market return