SK Holdings Dividend yield




   KRW/share 
 Price  282,000.00
 Dividend  6,993.60
 Earnings  34,814.81
 Cash-flow  188,000.00
 Book value  352,500.00
 Equity  325,372.06

SK Holdings is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. SK Holdings is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

SK Holdings paid a total dividend of 363,667 million KRW last year, for a market value of 14,664,000 millions (Market Cap 8,730,717 millions). Dividend per share of SK Holdings is 6,993.60 KRW, and his stock market price 282,000.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, SK Holdings has a dividend yield of 2.48%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 SK Holdings dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of SK Holdings

SK Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of SK Holdings to maintain his current dividend of KRW 6993.60 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). SK Holdings payout on ernings is currently 20.09%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.16% and 34.90% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that SK Holdingscan 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 SK Holdings is KRW 188,000.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 6,993.60, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of SK Holdings, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

SK Holdings payout

SK Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.48%6,993.6020.09%52
20202.08%5,002.4011.65%52
20191.91%5,004.207.83%56
20181.92%4,992.009.22%56
20171.31%3,707.3010.74%56
20161.47%3,403.053.23%56
20150.74%1,998.000.00%59

*In millions

SK Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth SK Holdings showed a return of 7.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 3.79% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 68.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Software and Computer Services firms.

SK Holdings stock and market return