SK Hynix Dividend yield




   KRW/share 
 Price  132,500.00
 Dividend  1,166.00
 Earnings  8,333.33
 Cash-flow  17,905.41
 Book value  77,941.18
 Equity  72,463.74

SK Hynix is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. SK Hynix is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

SK Hynix paid a total dividend of 797,544 million KRW last year, for a market value of 90,630,000 millions (Market Cap 68,317,073 millions). Dividend per share of SK Hynix is 1,166.00 KRW, and his stock market price 132,500.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, SK Hynix has a dividend yield of 0.88%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare SK Hynix dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of SK Hynix

SK Hynix Dividend Payout

About the ability of SK Hynix to maintain his current dividend of KRW 1166.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.88%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). SK Hynix payout on ernings is currently 13.99%, 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 Hynixcan 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 Hynix is KRW 17,905.41 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 1,166.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of SK Hynix, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

SK Hynix payout

SK Hynix Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.88%1,166.0013.99%684
20200.84%995.4024.28%684
20191.59%1,496.196.36%684
20181.65%998.256.11%684
20170.78%596.7012.87%706
20161.17%501.937.72%707
20150.95%300.205.04%728

*In millions

SK Hynix Stock performance

Finally, last moth SK Hynix showed a return of -6.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 3.79% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 59.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

SK Hynix stock and market return