China Shenhua Energy Dividend yield

 Price  18.22
 Dividend  2.16
 Earnings  2.28
 Cash-flow  4.92
 Book value  22.78
 Equity  22.14

China Shenhua Energy is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. China Shenhua Energy is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

China Shenhua Energy paid a total dividend of 7,296 million HKD last year, for a market value of 61,547 millions (Market Cap 61,538 millions). Dividend per share of China Shenhua Energy is 2.16 HKD, and his stock market price 18.22 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, China Shenhua Energy has a dividend yield of 11.84%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials 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 China Shenhua Energy dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of China Shenhua Energy

China Shenhua Energy Dividend Payout

About the ability of China Shenhua Energy to maintain his current dividend of HKD 2.16 per share, an amount that accounts for 11.84%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). China Shenhua Energy payout on ernings is currently 94.74%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.27% and 51.13% respectively. Both figures show that China Shenhua Energy 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 China Shenhua Energy is HKD 4.92 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 2.16, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of China Shenhua Energy, compared againt world market average, China companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

China Shenhua Energy payout

China Shenhua Energy Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

China Shenhua Energy Stock performance

Finally, last moth China Shenhua Energy showed a return of 5.80% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 31.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Mining firms.

China Shenhua Energy stock and market return