Impala Platinum Hlds Dividend yield

 Price  171.67
 Dividend  22.01
 Earnings  57.22
 Cash-flow  53.65
 Book value  107.29
 Equity  91.11

Impala Platinum Hlds is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Impala Platinum Hlds is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Impala Platinum Hlds paid a total dividend of 17,982 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 140,254 millions (Market Cap 139,455 millions). Dividend per share of Impala Platinum Hlds is 22.01 ZAR, and his stock market price 171.67 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Impala Platinum Hlds has a dividend yield of 12.82%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials 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 Impala Platinum Hlds dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Impala Platinum Hlds

Impala Platinum Hlds Dividend Payout

About the ability of Impala Platinum Hlds to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 22.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 12.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Impala Platinum Hlds payout on ernings is currently 38.47%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.27% and 51.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Impala Platinum Hldscan 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 Impala Platinum Hlds is ZAR 53.65 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 22.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Impala Platinum Hlds, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Impala Platinum Hlds payout

Impala Platinum Hlds Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Impala Platinum Hlds Stock performance

Finally, last moth Impala Platinum Hlds showed a return of -23.00% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 18.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Mining firms.

Impala Platinum Hlds stock and market return