Riyad Bank Dividend yield

 Price  27.00
 Dividend  0.50
 Earnings  1.57
 Cash-flow  2.33
 Book value  15.00
 Equity  14.14

Riyad Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Riyad Bank is a company from Saudi Arabia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Riyad Bank paid a total dividend of 1,500 million SAR last year, for a market value of 81,000 millions (Market Cap 32,748 millions). Dividend per share of Riyad Bank is 0.50 SAR, and his stock market price 27.00 SAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Riyad Bank has a dividend yield of 1.85%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Saudi Arabia. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Riyad Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Saudi Arabia.

Dividend yield of Riyad Bank

Riyad Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Riyad Bank to maintain his current dividend of SAR 0.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.85%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Riyad Bank payout on ernings is currently 31.85%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Riyad Bankcan 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 Riyad Bank is SAR 2.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SAR 0.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Riyad Bank, compared againt world market average, Saudi Arabia companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Riyad Bank payout

Riyad Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  SAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Riyad Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Riyad Bank showed a return of 0.40% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 44.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Saudi Arabia and Banks firms.

Riyad Bank stock and market return