Northern Star Resources Dividend yield

 Price  10.74
 Dividend  0.20
 Earnings  0.90
 Cash-flow  0.93
 Book value  6.71
 Equity  4.39

Northern Star Resources is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Northern Star Resources is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Northern Star Resources paid a total dividend of 233 million AUD last year, for a market value of 12,491 millions (Market Cap 12,208 millions). Dividend per share of Northern Star Resources is 0.20 AUD, and his stock market price 10.74 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Northern Star Resources has a dividend yield of 1.82%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Northern Star Resources dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Northern Star Resources

Northern Star Resources Dividend Payout

About the ability of Northern Star Resources to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Northern Star Resources payout on ernings is currently 22.22%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.25% and 40.37% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Northern Star Resourcescan 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 Northern Star Resources is AUD 0.93 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Northern Star Resources, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Northern Star Resources payout

Northern Star Resources Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Northern Star Resources Stock performance

Finally, last moth Northern Star Resources showed a return of 4.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 13.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Mining firms.

Northern Star Resources stock and market return