Hellenic Petro Cr Dividend yield




   EUR/share 
 Price  5.91
 Dividend  0.50
 Earnings  -1.26
 Cash-flow  1.16
 Book value  5.37
 Equity  6.36

Hellenic Petro Cr is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Hellenic Petro Cr is a company from Greece, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hellenic Petro Cr paid a total dividend of 153 million EUR last year, for a market value of 1,808 millions (Market Cap 344 millions). Dividend per share of Hellenic Petro Cr is 0.50 EUR, and his stock market price 5.91 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hellenic Petro Cr has a dividend yield of 8.46%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Greece. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Hellenic Petro Cr dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Greece.

Dividend yield of Hellenic Petro Cr

Hellenic Petro Cr Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hellenic Petro Cr to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 8.46%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hellenic Petro Cr payout on ernings is currently -39.68%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.16% and 19.73% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Hellenic Petro Crcan 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 Hellenic Petro Cr is EUR 1.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Hellenic Petro Cr, compared againt world market average, Greece companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Hellenic Petro Cr payout

Hellenic Petro Cr Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present8.46%0.50-39.68%306
20209.26%0.5090.91%306
20198.55%0.75102.74%304
20186.78%0.5039.37%304
20174.60%0.3530.70%306
20160.00%0.000.00%306

*In millions

Hellenic Petro Cr Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hellenic Petro Cr showed a return of 6.10% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 2.02% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Greece and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Hellenic Petro Cr stock and market return