Hexagon B Dividend yield

 Price  97.90
 Dividend  1.43
 Earnings  5.13
 Cash-flow  5.26
 Book value  40.79
 Equity  36.91

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 stock dividend

Hexagon B paid a total dividend of 3,688 million SEK last year, for a market value of 252,484 millions (Market Cap 206,696 millions). Hexagon B dividend per share is 1.43 SEK, and his stock market price 97.90 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hexagon B has a dividend yield of 1.46%, 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 stocks dividend with other Software and Computer Services companies or other of the highest Sweden dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Hexagon B

Hexagon B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hexagon B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 1.43 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.46%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hexagon B payout on ernings is currently 27.88%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 39.34% and 35.32% 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 5.26 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 1.43, 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

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

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Hexagon B dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Sweden stocks and that of the Software and Computer Services stocks.

Hexagon B stock dividend history

Hexagon B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hexagon B showed a return of -4.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.32% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -10.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Software and Computer Services firms.

Hexagon B stock and market return