Formosa Taffeta Dividend yield

 Price  25.50
 Dividend  1.50
 Earnings  2.02
 Cash-flow  2.14
 Book value  31.88
 Equity  34.83

Formosa Taffeta is part of Personal Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Formosa Taffeta is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Formosa Taffeta stock dividend

Formosa Taffeta paid a total dividend of 2,528 million TWD last year, for a market value of 42,968 millions (Market Cap 25,994 millions). Formosa Taffeta dividend per share is 1.50 TWD, and his stock market price 25.50 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Formosa Taffeta has a dividend yield of 5.88%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods 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 Formosa Taffeta stocks dividend with other Personal Goods companies or other of the best Taiwan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Formosa Taffeta

Formosa Taffeta Dividend Payout

About the ability of Formosa Taffeta to maintain his current dividend of TWD 1.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.88%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Formosa Taffeta payout on ernings is currently 74.26%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.34% and 40.18% respectively. Both figures show that Formosa Taffeta 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 Formosa Taffeta is TWD 2.14 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 1.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Formosa Taffeta, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Personal Goods sector companies.

Formosa Taffeta payout

Formosa Taffeta Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Formosa Taffeta's dividend stock, both in percentage and in TWD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Formosa Taffeta dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Taiwan stocks and that of the Personal Goods stocks.

Formosa Taffeta stock dividend history

Formosa Taffeta Stock performance

Finally, last moth Formosa Taffeta showed a return of -1.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.86% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -7.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Personal Goods firms.

Formosa Taffeta stock and market return