Clicks Group Ltd Dividend yield

 Price  309.05
 Dividend  4.91
 Earnings  7.73
 Cash-flow  15.38
 Book value  19.56
 Equity  20.34

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 1,208 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 76,026 millions (Market Cap 75,903 millions). Dividend per share of Clicks Group Ltd is 4.91 ZAR, and his stock market price 309.05 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Clicks Group Ltd has a dividend yield of 1.59%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

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 4.91 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Clicks Group Ltd payout on ernings is currently 63.52%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% 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 15.38 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 4.91, 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* 

*In millions

Clicks Group Ltd Stock performance

Finally, last moth Clicks Group Ltd showed a return of 3.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 28.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. 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