Ninety One Ltd Dividend yield

 Price  48.00
 Dividend  1.19
 Earnings  2.74
 Cash-flow  14.12
 Book value  3.10
 Equity  3.27

Ninety One Ltd is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Ninety One Ltd is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ninety One Ltd paid a total dividend of 357 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 14,400 millions (Market Cap 6,930 millions). Dividend per share of Ninety One Ltd is 1.19 ZAR, and his stock market price 48.00 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ninety One Ltd has a dividend yield of 2.48%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. However, it is lower than the average of Financials 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 Ninety One Ltd dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Ninety One Ltd

Ninety One Ltd Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ninety One Ltd to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 1.19 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ninety One Ltd payout on ernings is currently 43.43%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Ninety One Ltd 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 Ninety One Ltd is ZAR 14.12 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 1.19, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ninety One Ltd, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Ninety One Ltd payout

Ninety One Ltd Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ninety One Ltd Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ninety One Ltd showed a return of 5.50% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 39.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Financial Services firms.

Ninety One Ltd stock and market return