Burgan Bank Dividend yield

 Price  193.00
 Dividend  7.62
 Earnings  12.70
 Cash-flow  11.99
 Book value  214.44
 Equity  215.25

Burgan Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Burgan Bank is a company from Kuwait, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Burgan Bank stock dividend

Burgan Bank paid a total dividend of 26,266 million KWF last year, for a market value of 665,271 millions (Market Cap 180 millions). Burgan Bank dividend per share is 7.62 KWF, and his stock market price 193.00 KWF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Burgan Bank has a dividend yield of 3.95%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Kuwait. 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 Burgan Bank stocks dividend with other Banks companies or other of the highest Kuwait dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Burgan Bank

Burgan Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Burgan Bank to maintain his current dividend of KWF 7.62 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.95%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Burgan Bank payout on ernings is currently 60.00%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.34% and 46.18% respectively. Both figures show that Burgan Bank 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 Burgan Bank is KWF 11.99 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KWF 7.62, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Burgan Bank, compared againt world market average, Kuwait companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Burgan Bank payout

Burgan Bank Dividend History

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

Year Yield  KWF  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Burgan Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Burgan Bank showed a return of -7.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.03% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -16.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Kuwait and Banks firms.

Burgan Bank stock and market return