China Taiping Dividend yield

 Price  8.26
 Dividend  0.26
 Earnings  0.78
 Cash-flow  41.30
 Book value  20.65
 Equity  23.64

China Taiping is part of Life Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. China Taiping is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

China Taiping stock dividend

China Taiping paid a total dividend of 934 million HKD last year, for a market value of 29,686 millions (Market Cap 11,982 millions). China Taiping dividend per share is 0.26 HKD, and his stock market price 8.26 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, China Taiping has a dividend yield of 3.15%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare China Taiping stocks dividend with other Life Insurance companies or other of the best China dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of China Taiping

China Taiping Dividend Payout

About the ability of China Taiping to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.26 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.15%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). China Taiping payout on ernings is currently 33.33%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.34% and 46.18% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that China Taipingcan 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 China Taiping is HKD 41.30 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.26, 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 Taiping, compared againt world market average, China companies, Financials industry and Life Insurance sector companies.

China Taiping payout

China Taiping Dividend History

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

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of China Taiping dividend stock, and compare it with the average of China stocks and that of the Life Insurance stocks.

China Taiping stock dividend history

China Taiping Stock performance

Finally, last moth China Taiping showed a return of -4.60% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.03% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Life Insurance firms.

China Taiping stock and market return