Pakistan Petroleum Dividend yield

 Price  87.33
 Dividend  1.00
 Earnings  18.19
 Cash-flow  12.48
 Book value  124.76
 Equity  117.35

Pakistan Petroleum is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Pakistan Petroleum is a company from Pakistan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Pakistan Petroleum paid a total dividend of 2,721 million PKR last year, for a market value of 237,625 millions (Market Cap 59,602 millions). Dividend per share of Pakistan Petroleum is 1.00 PKR, and his stock market price 87.33 PKR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Pakistan Petroleum has a dividend yield of 1.15%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Pakistan. It is also lower than average of Oil and Gas industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Pakistan Petroleum dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Pakistan.

Dividend yield of Pakistan Petroleum

Pakistan Petroleum Dividend Payout

About the ability of Pakistan Petroleum to maintain his current dividend of PKR 1.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.15%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Pakistan Petroleum payout on ernings is currently 5.50%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.16% and 19.73% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Pakistan Petroleumcan 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 Pakistan Petroleum is PKR 12.48 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of PKR 1.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Pakistan Petroleum, compared againt world market average, Pakistan companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Pakistan Petroleum payout

Pakistan Petroleum Dividend History

Year Yield  PKR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Pakistan Petroleum Stock performance

Finally, last moth Pakistan Petroleum showed a return of -3.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 2.02% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 21.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Pakistan and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Pakistan Petroleum stock and market return