Coway Dividend yield

 Price  68,500.00
 Dividend  1,246.70
 Earnings  6,523.81
 Cash-flow  4,363.06
 Book value  26,346.15
 Equity  23,382.83

Coway is part of Household Goods and Home Constr. business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Coway is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Coway paid a total dividend of 91,009 million KRW last year, for a market value of 5,000,500 millions (Market Cap 3,846,368 millions). Dividend per share of Coway is 1,246.70 KRW, and his stock market price 68,500.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Coway has a dividend yield of 1.82%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Coway dividend yield with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of Coway

Coway Dividend Payout

About the ability of Coway to maintain his current dividend of KRW 1246.70 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Coway payout on ernings is currently 19.11%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Cowaycan 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 Coway is KRW 4,363.06 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 1,246.70, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Coway, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Consumer Goods industry and Household Goods and Home Constr. sector companies.

Coway payout

Coway Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Coway Stock performance

Finally, last moth Coway showed a return of -5.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 4.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Household Goods and Home Constr. firms.

Coway stock and market return