President Chain Stor Dividend yield

 Price  272.00
 Dividend  9.00
 Earnings  10.30
 Cash-flow  29.25
 Book value  34.43
 Equity  34.80

President Chain Stor is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. President Chain Stor is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

President Chain Stor paid a total dividend of 9,360 million TWD last year, for a market value of 282,880 millions (Market Cap 152,587 millions). Dividend per share of President Chain Stor is 9.00 TWD, and his stock market price 272.00 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, President Chain Stor has a dividend yield of 3.31%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 President Chain Stor dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of President Chain Stor

President Chain Stor Dividend Payout

About the ability of President Chain Stor to maintain his current dividend of TWD 9.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). President Chain Stor payout on ernings is currently 87.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.16% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures show that President Chain Stor 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 President Chain Stor is TWD 29.25 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 9.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of President Chain Stor, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

President Chain Stor payout

President Chain Stor Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

President Chain Stor Stock performance

Finally, last moth President Chain Stor showed a return of 3.80% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

President Chain Stor stock and market return