DKSH Holding Dividend yield

 Price  72.55
 Dividend  1.95
 Earnings  2.66
 Cash-flow  5.00
 Book value  26.87
 Equity  27.14

DKSH Holding is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. DKSH Holding is a company from Switzerland, and his stocks are publicly traded.

DKSH Holding paid a total dividend of 127 million CHF last year, for a market value of 4,716 millions (Market Cap 2,589 millions). Dividend per share of DKSH Holding is 1.95 CHF, and his stock market price 72.55 CHF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, DKSH Holding has a dividend yield of 2.69%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Switzerland. It is also bigger than average of Industrials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare DKSH Holding dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from Switzerland.

Dividend yield of DKSH Holding

DKSH Holding Dividend Payout

About the ability of DKSH Holding to maintain his current dividend of CHF 1.95 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.69%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). DKSH Holding payout on ernings is currently 73.31%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.16% and 33.11% respectively. Both figures show that DKSH 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 DKSH Holding is CHF 5.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of CHF 1.95, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of DKSH Holding, compared againt world market average, Switzerland companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

DKSH Holding payout

DKSH Holding Dividend History

Year Yield  CHF  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

DKSH Holding Stock performance

Finally, last moth DKSH Holding showed a return of 6.80% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 5.41% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 51.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Switzerland and Support Services firms.

DKSH Holding stock and market return