Mineral Resources Dividend yield

 Price  71.53
 Dividend  2.20
 Earnings  1.28
 Cash-flow  7.01
 Book value  17.88
 Equity  17.30

Mineral Resources is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Mineral Resources is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Mineral Resources stock dividend

Mineral Resources paid a total dividend of 427 million AUD last year, for a market value of 13,877 millions (Market Cap 12,214 millions). Mineral Resources dividend per share is 2.20 AUD, and his stock market price 71.53 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Mineral Resources has a dividend yield of 3.08%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Mineral Resources stocks dividend with other Mining companies or other of the high Australia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Mineral Resources

Mineral Resources Dividend Payout

About the ability of Mineral Resources to maintain his current dividend of AUD 2.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.08%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Mineral Resources payout on ernings is currently 171.88%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.34% and 38.07% respectively. Both figures show that Mineral Resources 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 Mineral Resources is AUD 7.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 2.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Mineral Resources, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Mineral Resources payout

Mineral Resources Dividend History

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

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Mineral Resources Stock performance

Finally, last moth Mineral Resources showed a return of 0.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Mining firms.

Mineral Resources stock and market return