Asustek Computer Inc Dividend yield

 Price  325.50
 Dividend  26.01
 Earnings  36.17
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  271.25
 Equity  254.72

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

Asustek Computer Inc paid a total dividend of 19,325 million TWD last year, for a market value of 241,847 millions (Market Cap 229,438 millions). Dividend per share of Asustek Computer Inc is 26.01 TWD, and his stock market price 325.50 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Asustek Computer Inc has a dividend yield of 7.99%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 Asustek Computer Inc dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Asustek Computer Inc

Asustek Computer Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Asustek Computer Inc to maintain his current dividend of TWD 26.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.99%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Asustek Computer Inc payout on ernings is currently 71.91%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 39.27% and 40.33% respectively. Both figures show that Asustek Computer Inc 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 Asustek Computer Inc is TWD 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 26.01, 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 Asustek Computer Inc, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Asustek Computer Inc payout

Asustek Computer Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Asustek Computer Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Asustek Computer Inc showed a return of 0.50% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.55% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 28.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Asustek Computer Inc stock and market return