Taiwan High Speed Rail Dividend yield




   TWD/share 
 Price  28.85
 Dividend  1.05
 Earnings  3.14
 Cash-flow  4.81
 Book value  12.02
 Equity  12.27

Taiwan High Speed Rail is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Taiwan High Speed Rail is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Taiwan High Speed Rail paid a total dividend of 5,909 million TWD last year, for a market value of 162,368 millions (Market Cap 60,079 millions). Dividend per share of Taiwan High Speed Rail is 1.05 TWD, and his stock market price 28.85 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Taiwan High Speed Rail has a dividend yield of 3.64%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Taiwan High Speed Rail dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Taiwan High Speed Rail

Taiwan High Speed Rail Dividend Payout

About the ability of Taiwan High Speed Rail to maintain his current dividend of TWD 1.05 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.64%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Taiwan High Speed Rail payout on ernings is currently 33.44%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Taiwan High Speed Railcan 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 Taiwan High Speed Rail is TWD 4.81 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 1.05, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Taiwan High Speed Rail, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Taiwan High Speed Rail payout

Taiwan High Speed Rail Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.64%1.0533.44%5,628
20213.55%1.0529.83%5,628
20203.82%1.2131.27%5,628
20192.92%1.1225.69%5,628
20182.45%0.7522.12%5,628
20172.55%0.6017.09%5,628

*In millions

Taiwan High Speed Rail Stock performance

Finally, last moth Taiwan High Speed Rail showed a return of -2.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -8.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Construction and Materials firms.

Taiwan High Speed Rail stock and market return