GlobalWafers Dividend yield

 Price  486.00
 Dividend  15.99
 Earnings  27.61
 Cash-flow  67.50
 Book value  103.40
 Equity  102.64

GlobalWafers is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. GlobalWafers is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

GlobalWafers paid a total dividend of 6,988 million TWD last year, for a market value of 212,382 millions (Market Cap 103,062 millions). Dividend per share of GlobalWafers is 15.99 TWD, and his stock market price 486.00 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, GlobalWafers has a dividend yield of 3.29%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare GlobalWafers dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of GlobalWafers

GlobalWafers Dividend Payout

About the ability of GlobalWafers to maintain his current dividend of TWD 15.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.29%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). GlobalWafers payout on ernings is currently 57.91%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 40.22% and 34.27% respectively. Both figures show that GlobalWafers 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 GlobalWafers is TWD 67.50 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 15.99, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of GlobalWafers, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

GlobalWafers payout

GlobalWafers Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

GlobalWafers Stock performance

Finally, last moth GlobalWafers showed a return of 7.00% compared to a worldwide -0.44% average, and a -1.67% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -44.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -6.34%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

GlobalWafers stock and market return