Hexagon B Dividend yield

 Price  805.60
 Dividend  6.36
 Earnings  24.19
 Cash-flow  39.11
 Book value  161.12
 Equity  230.38

Hexagon B is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. Hexagon B is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hexagon B paid a total dividend of 2,239 million SEK last year, for a market value of 283,571 millions (Market Cap 205,183 millions). Dividend per share of Hexagon B is 6.36 SEK, and his stock market price 805.60 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hexagon B has a dividend yield of 0.79%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Hexagon B dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of Hexagon B

Hexagon B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hexagon B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 6.36 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.79%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hexagon B payout on ernings is currently 26.29%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.17% and 35.02% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Hexagon Bcan 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 Hexagon B is SEK 39.11 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 6.36, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Hexagon B, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

Hexagon B payout

Hexagon B Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Hexagon B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hexagon B showed a return of 14.50% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.70% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 90.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Software and Computer Services firms.

Hexagon B stock and market return