Ascott Residence Trust Dividend yield




   SGD/share 
 Price  1.07
 Dividend  0.03
 Earnings  -0.08
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  1.19
 Equity  1.25

Ascott Residence Trust is part of Real Estate Investment Trusts business, which is part of Financials industry. Ascott Residence Trust is a company from Singapore, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ascott Residence Trust paid a total dividend of 93 million SGD last year, for a market value of 3,306 millions (Market Cap 1,901 millions). Dividend per share of Ascott Residence Trust is 0.03 SGD, and his stock market price 1.07 SGD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ascott Residence Trust has a dividend yield of 2.83%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Singapore. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Ascott Residence Trust dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment Trusts companies or firms from Singapore.

Dividend yield of Ascott Residence Trust

Ascott Residence Trust Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ascott Residence Trust to maintain his current dividend of SGD 0.03 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.83%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ascott Residence Trust payout on ernings is currently -37.50%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ascott Residence Trustcan maintain his current 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 Ascott Residence Trust is SGD 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of SGD 0.03, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ascott Residence Trust, compared againt world market average, Singapore companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment Trusts sector companies.

Ascott Residence Trust payout

Ascott Residence Trust Dividend History

Year Yield  SGD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.83%0.03-37.50%3,090
20204.84%0.0583.33%3,090

*In millions

Ascott Residence Trust Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ascott Residence Trust showed a return of 8.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 35.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Singapore and Real Estate Investment Trusts firms.

Ascott Residence Trust stock and market return