Huaxin Cement (B) Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  2.16
 Dividend  0.17
 Earnings  0.42
 Cash-flow  0.62
 Book value  1.66
 Equity  1.62

Huaxin Cement (B) is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Huaxin Cement (B) is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Huaxin Cement (B) paid a total dividend of 125 million USD last year, for a market value of 1,588 millions (Market Cap 5,272 millions). Dividend per share of Huaxin Cement (B) is 0.17 USD, and his stock market price 2.16 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Huaxin Cement (B) has a dividend yield of 7.89%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Huaxin Cement (B) dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of Huaxin Cement (B)

Huaxin Cement (B) Dividend Payout

About the ability of Huaxin Cement (B) to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.17 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Huaxin Cement (B) payout on ernings is currently 40.48%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.16% and 33.11% respectively. Both figures show that Huaxin Cement (B) 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 Huaxin Cement (B) is USD 0.62 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.17, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Huaxin Cement (B), compared againt world market average, China companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Huaxin Cement (B) payout

Huaxin Cement (B) Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present7.89%0.1740.48%735
20207.86%0.1736.17%735

*In millions

Huaxin Cement (B) Stock performance

Finally, last moth Huaxin Cement (B) showed a return of 0.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 5.41% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 40.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Construction and Materials firms.

Huaxin Cement (B) stock and market return