Polymetal Internatio Dividend yield

 Price  12.58
 Dividend  0.97
 Earnings  1.70
 Cash-flow  1.88
 Book value  3.23
 Equity  2.87

Polymetal Internatio is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Polymetal Internatio is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Polymetal Internatio paid a total dividend of 460 million GBP last year, for a market value of 5,963 millions (Market Cap 4,474 millions). Dividend per share of Polymetal Internatio is 0.97 GBP, and his stock market price 12.58 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Polymetal Internatio has a dividend yield of 7.69%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Polymetal Internatio dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Polymetal Internatio

Polymetal Internatio Dividend Payout

About the ability of Polymetal Internatio to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.97 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.69%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Polymetal Internatio payout on ernings is currently 57.06%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.27% and 51.13% respectively. Both figures show that Polymetal Internatio 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 Polymetal Internatio is GBP 1.88 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.97, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Polymetal Internatio, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Polymetal Internatio payout

Polymetal Internatio Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Polymetal Internatio Stock performance

Finally, last moth Polymetal Internatio showed a return of -13.10% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -25.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Mining firms.

Polymetal Internatio stock and market return