Swire Properties Dividend yield

 Price  16.40
 Dividend  1.00
 Earnings  1.38
 Cash-flow  0.81
 Book value  54.67
 Equity  49.29

Swire Properties is part of Real Estate Investment and Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Swire Properties is a company from Hong-Kong, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Swire Properties stock dividend

Swire Properties paid a total dividend of 5,850 million HKD last year, for a market value of 95,940 millions (Market Cap 17,269 millions). Swire Properties dividend per share is 1.00 HKD, and his stock market price 16.40 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Swire Properties has a dividend yield of 6.10%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Hong-Kong. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Swire Properties stocks dividend with other Real Estate Investment and Services companies or other of the high Hong-Kong dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Swire Properties

Swire Properties Dividend Payout

About the ability of Swire Properties to maintain his current dividend of HKD 1.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.10%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Swire Properties payout on ernings is currently 72.46%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.34% and 46.18% respectively. Both figures show that Swire Properties 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 Swire Properties is HKD 0.81 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 1.00, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Swire Properties, compared againt world market average, Hong-Kong companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment and Services sector companies.

Swire Properties payout

Swire Properties Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Swire Properties's dividend stock, both in percentage and in HKD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Swire Properties dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Hong-Kong stocks and that of the Real Estate Investment and Services stocks.

Swire Properties stock dividend history

Swire Properties Stock performance

Finally, last moth Swire Properties showed a return of -15.90% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.03% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -9.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Hong-Kong and Real Estate Investment and Services firms.

Swire Properties stock and market return