Huabao International Dividend yield

 Price  7.89
 Dividend  0.19
 Earnings  0.19
 Cash-flow  0.53
 Book value  4.64
 Equity  2.35

Huabao International is part of Chemicals business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Huabao International is a company from Hong-Kong, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Huabao International paid a total dividend of 591 million HKD last year, for a market value of 24,522 millions (Market Cap 6,621 millions). Dividend per share of Huabao International is 0.19 HKD, and his stock market price 7.89 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Huabao International has a dividend yield of 2.38%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Hong-Kong. However, it is lower than the average of Basic Materials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Huabao International dividend yield with other Chemicals companies or firms from Hong-Kong.

Dividend yield of Huabao International

Huabao International Dividend Payout

About the ability of Huabao International to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.19 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.38%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Huabao International payout on ernings is currently 100.00%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.17% and 48.78% respectively. Both figures show that Huabao International 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 Huabao International is HKD 0.53 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.19, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Huabao International, compared againt world market average, Hong-Kong companies, Basic Materials industry and Chemicals sector companies.

Huabao International payout

Huabao International Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Huabao International Stock performance

Finally, last moth Huabao International showed a return of -6.80% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 182.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Hong-Kong and Chemicals firms.

Huabao International stock and market return