PPB Group Dividend yield

 Price  18.50
 Dividend  0.39
 Earnings  0.93
 Cash-flow  0.35
 Book value  15.42
 Equity  15.50

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

PPB Group paid a total dividend of 555 million MYR last year, for a market value of 26,326 millions (Market Cap 12,377 millions). Dividend per share of PPB Group is 0.39 MYR, and his stock market price 18.50 MYR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, PPB Group has a dividend yield of 2.11%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare PPB Group dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from Malaysia.

Dividend yield of PPB Group

PPB Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of PPB Group to maintain his current dividend of MYR 0.39 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.11%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). PPB Group payout on ernings is currently 41.94%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.16% and 45.22% respectively. Both figures show that PPB Group should not have problems to continue paying his 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 PPB Group is MYR 0.35 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of MYR 0.39, 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 PPB Group, compared againt world market average, Malaysia companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

PPB Group payout

PPB Group Dividend History

Year Yield  MYR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

PPB Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth PPB Group showed a return of -1.80% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.48% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 12.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Malaysia and Food Producers firms.

PPB Group stock and market return