Clicks Group Ltd Dividend yield




   ZAR/share 
 Price  240.40
 Dividend  4.50
 Earnings  7.78
 Cash-flow  9.39
 Book value  20.90
 Equity  20.31

Clicks Group Ltd is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Clicks Group Ltd is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Clicks Group Ltd paid a total dividend of 1,121 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 59,860 millions (Market Cap 59,719 millions). Dividend per share of Clicks Group Ltd is 4.50 ZAR, and his stock market price 240.40 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Clicks Group Ltd has a dividend yield of 1.87%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Clicks Group Ltd dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Clicks Group Ltd

Clicks Group Ltd Dividend Payout

About the ability of Clicks Group Ltd to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 4.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.87%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Clicks Group Ltd payout on ernings is currently 57.84%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.16% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures show that Clicks Group Ltd 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 Clicks Group Ltd is ZAR 9.39 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 4.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Clicks Group Ltd, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

Clicks Group Ltd payout

Clicks Group Ltd Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.87%4.5057.84%249
20201.76%4.4557.05%249
20191.54%3.9558.78%262
20181.76%3.3756.17%254
20171.57%2.8453.18%246
20162.04%2.4654.07%246
20152.08%2.0250.63%246

*In millions

Clicks Group Ltd Stock performance

Finally, last moth Clicks Group Ltd showed a return of -1.80% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -6.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

Clicks Group Ltd stock and market return