Fosun International Dividend yield

 Price  8.53
 Dividend  0.49
 Earnings  1.42
 Cash-flow  0.85
 Book value  17.06
 Equity  18.44

Fosun International is part of Industrial Metals and Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Fosun International is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Fosun International paid a total dividend of 4,105 million HKD last year, for a market value of 71,456 millions (Market Cap 18,754 millions). Dividend per share of Fosun International is 0.49 HKD, and his stock market price 8.53 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Fosun International has a dividend yield of 5.74%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials 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 Fosun International dividend yield with other Industrial Metals and Mining companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of Fosun International

Fosun International Dividend Payout

About the ability of Fosun International to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.49 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.74%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Fosun International payout on ernings is currently 34.51%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.25% and 40.37% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Fosun Internationalcan 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 Fosun International is HKD 0.85 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.49, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Fosun International, compared againt world market average, China companies, Basic Materials industry and Industrial Metals and Mining sector companies.

Fosun International payout

Fosun International Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Fosun International Stock performance

Finally, last moth Fosun International showed a return of 0.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -21.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Industrial Metals and Mining firms.

Fosun International stock and market return