Polyus Gold Dividend yield

 Price  13,984.50
 Dividend  485.26
 Earnings  896.44
 Cash-flow  1,248.62
 Book value  1,294.86
 Equity  1,067.19

Polyus Gold is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Polyus Gold is a company from Russia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Polyus Gold paid a total dividend of 65,025 million RUB last year, for a market value of 1,873,923 millions (Market Cap 5,078 millions). Dividend per share of Polyus Gold is 485.26 RUB, and his stock market price 13,984.50 RUB.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Polyus Gold has a dividend yield of 3.47%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Russia. 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 Polyus Gold dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from Russia.

Dividend yield of Polyus Gold

Polyus Gold Dividend Payout

About the ability of Polyus Gold to maintain his current dividend of RUB 485.26 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.47%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Polyus Gold payout on ernings is currently 54.13%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.17% and 48.78% respectively. Both figures show that Polyus Gold 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 Polyus Gold is RUB 1,248.62 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of RUB 485.26, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Polyus Gold payout

Polyus Gold Dividend History

Year Yield  RUB  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Polyus Gold Stock performance

Finally, last moth Polyus Gold showed a return of -0.40% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 31.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Russia and Mining firms.

Polyus Gold stock and market return