Nestle (Malaysia) Dividend yield

 Price  130.50
 Dividend  2.62
 Earnings  2.65
 Cash-flow  2.00
 Book value  2.67
 Equity  0.00

Nestle (Malaysia) is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Nestle (Malaysia) is a company from Malaysia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Nestle (Malaysia) stock dividend

Nestle (Malaysia) paid a total dividend of 616 million MYR last year, for a market value of 30,668 millions (Market Cap 7,966 millions). Nestle (Malaysia) dividend per share is 2.62 MYR, and his stock market price 130.50 MYR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Nestle (Malaysia) has a dividend yield of 2.01%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Malaysia. 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 Nestle (Malaysia) stocks dividend with other Food Producers companies or other of the highest Malaysia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Nestle (Malaysia)

Nestle (Malaysia) Dividend Payout

About the ability of Nestle (Malaysia) to maintain his current dividend of MYR 2.62 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.01%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Nestle (Malaysia) payout on ernings is currently 98.87%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.34% and 40.18% respectively. Both figures show that Nestle (Malaysia) 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 Nestle (Malaysia) is MYR 2.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of MYR 2.62, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Nestle (Malaysia), compared againt world market average, Malaysia companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Nestle (Malaysia) payout

Nestle (Malaysia) Dividend History

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

Year Yield  MYR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Nestle (Malaysia) Stock performance

Finally, last moth Nestle (Malaysia) showed a return of -2.50% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.86% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -1.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Malaysia and Food Producers firms.

Nestle (Malaysia) stock and market return