Ncsoft Dividend yield




   KRW/share 
 Price  467,500.00
 Dividend  5,843.75
 Earnings  19,318.18
 Cash-flow  19,004.07
 Book value  150,806.45
 Equity  152,111.65

Ncsoft is part of Leisure Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Ncsoft is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ncsoft paid a total dividend of 122,719 million KRW last year, for a market value of 9,817,500 millions (Market Cap 7,803,522 millions). Dividend per share of Ncsoft is 5,843.75 KRW, and his stock market price 467,500.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ncsoft has a dividend yield of 1.25%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Ncsoft dividend yield with other Leisure Goods companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of Ncsoft

Ncsoft Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ncsoft to maintain his current dividend of KRW 5843.75 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.25%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ncsoft payout on ernings is currently 30.25%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ncsoftcan 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 Ncsoft is KRW 19,004.07 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 5,843.75, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ncsoft, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Consumer Goods industry and Leisure Goods sector companies.

Ncsoft payout

Ncsoft Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.25%5,843.7530.25%21
20211.33%8,551.9029.92%21
20200.56%5,213.6029.90%21
20191.12%6,059.2029.68%21
20181.56%7,277.4034.32%21
20170.85%3,803.7529.07%21
20161.01%2,747.2033.94%21
20151.54%3,426.5031.72%22

*In millions

Ncsoft Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ncsoft showed a return of 5.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -46.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Leisure Goods firms.

Ncsoft stock and market return