Mobile Telecommunications KM Dividend yield




   KWF/share 
 Price  628.00
 Dividend  43.02
 Earnings  65.42
 Cash-flow  95.15
 Book value  273.04
 Equity  289.47

Mobile Telecommunications KM is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. Mobile Telecommunications KM is a company from Kuwait, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Mobile Telecommunications KM paid a total dividend of 186,148 million KWF last year, for a market value of 2,717,356 millions (Market Cap 1,327 millions). Dividend per share of Mobile Telecommunications KM is 43.02 KWF, and his stock market price 628.00 KWF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Mobile Telecommunications KM has a dividend yield of 6.85%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Kuwait. It is also bigger than average of Telecommunications 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 Mobile Telecommunications KM dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from Kuwait.

Dividend yield of Mobile Telecommunications KM

Mobile Telecommunications KM Dividend Payout

About the ability of Mobile Telecommunications KM to maintain his current dividend of KWF 43.02 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.85%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Mobile Telecommunications KM payout on ernings is currently 65.76%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 38.25% and 43.81% respectively. Both figures show that Mobile Telecommunications KM 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 Mobile Telecommunications KM is KWF 95.15 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KWF 43.02, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Mobile Telecommunications KM, compared againt world market average, Kuwait companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

Mobile Telecommunications KM payout

Mobile Telecommunications KM Dividend History

Year Yield  KWF  Paypout  Shares* 
Present6.85%43.0265.76%4,327
20217.23%43.0266.52%4,327
20205.45%33.0342.52%4,327

*In millions

Mobile Telecommunications KM Stock performance

Finally, last moth Mobile Telecommunications KM showed a return of 1.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 2.24% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 3.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Kuwait and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

Mobile Telecommunications KM stock and market return