DLF Dividend yield

 Price  287.05
 Dividend  2.01
 Earnings  5.42
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  136.69
 Equity  132.20

DLF is part of Real Estate Investment and Services business, which is part of Financials industry. DLF is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

DLF paid a total dividend of 4,975 million INR last year, for a market value of 710,449 millions (Market Cap 170,529 millions). Dividend per share of DLF is 2.01 INR, and his stock market price 287.05 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, DLF has a dividend yield of 0.70%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare DLF dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment and Services companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of DLF

DLF Dividend Payout

About the ability of DLF to maintain his current dividend of INR 2.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.70%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). DLF payout on ernings is currently 37.08%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.16% and 41.40% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that DLFcan 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 DLF is INR 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 2.01, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of DLF, compared againt world market average, India companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment and Services sector companies.

DLF payout

DLF Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

DLF Stock performance

Finally, last moth DLF showed a return of -5.10% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.06% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 108.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Real Estate Investment and Services firms.

DLF stock and market return