Chr. Hansen Holding Dividend yield

 Price  449.40
 Dividend  7.06
 Earnings  15.23
 Cash-flow  17.49
 Book value  102.14
 Equity  97.63

Chr. Hansen Holding is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Chr. Hansen Holding is a company from Denmark, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Chr. Hansen Holding stock dividend

Chr. Hansen Holding paid a total dividend of 932 million DKK last year, for a market value of 59,321 millions (Market Cap 46,122 millions). Chr. Hansen Holding dividend per share is 7.06 DKK, and his stock market price 449.40 DKK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Chr. Hansen Holding has a dividend yield of 1.57%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Denmark. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Chr. Hansen Holding stocks dividend with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or other of the best Denmark dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Chr. Hansen Holding

Chr. Hansen Holding Dividend Payout

About the ability of Chr. Hansen Holding to maintain his current dividend of DKK 7.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.57%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Chr. Hansen Holding payout on ernings is currently 46.36%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 39.34% and 23.54% respectively. Both figures show that Chr. Hansen Holding 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 Chr. Hansen Holding is DKK 17.49 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of DKK 7.06, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Chr. Hansen Holding, compared againt world market average, Denmark companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Chr. Hansen Holding payout

Chr. Hansen Holding Dividend History

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

Year Yield  DKK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Chr. Hansen Holding dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Denmark stocks and that of the Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology stocks.

Chr. Hansen Holding stock dividend history

Chr. Hansen Holding Stock performance

Finally, last moth Chr. Hansen Holding showed a return of -12.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.07% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 4.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Denmark and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Chr. Hansen Holding stock and market return