Mondi Dividend yield

 Price  18.50
 Dividend  0.44
 Earnings  0.84
 Cash-flow  1.71
 Book value  5.61
 Equity  5.42

Mondi is part of Forestry and Paper business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Mondi is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Mondi paid a total dividend of 214 million GBP last year, for a market value of 8,991 millions (Market Cap 8,956 millions). Dividend per share of Mondi is 0.44 GBP, and his stock market price 18.50 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Mondi has a dividend yield of 2.38%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. 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 Mondi dividend yield with other Forestry and Paper companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Mondi

Mondi Dividend Payout

About the ability of Mondi to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.44 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). Mondi payout on ernings is currently 52.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.16% and 48.78% respectively. Both figures show that Mondi 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 Mondi is GBP 1.71 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.44, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Mondi, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Basic Materials industry and Forestry and Paper sector companies.

Mondi payout

Mondi Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Mondi Stock performance

Finally, last moth Mondi showed a return of 7.30% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 34.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Forestry and Paper firms.

Mondi stock and market return