Taiwan Secom Dividend yield

 Price  100.00
 Dividend  5.00
 Earnings  5.75
 Cash-flow  7.87
 Book value  25.64
 Equity  25.33

Taiwan Secom is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Taiwan Secom is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Taiwan Secom paid a total dividend of 2,255 million TWD last year, for a market value of 45,100 millions (Market Cap 28,083 millions). Dividend per share of Taiwan Secom is 5.00 TWD, and his stock market price 100.00 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Taiwan Secom has a dividend yield of 5.00%, 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 Secom dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Taiwan Secom

Taiwan Secom Dividend Payout

About the ability of Taiwan Secom to maintain his current dividend of TWD 5.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Taiwan Secom payout on ernings is currently 86.96%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 41.22% and 36.57% respectively. Both figures show that Taiwan Secom 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 Taiwan Secom is TWD 7.87 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 5.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Taiwan Secom, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Taiwan Secom payout

Taiwan Secom Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Taiwan Secom Stock performance

Finally, last moth Taiwan Secom showed a return of -2.00% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Support Services firms.

Taiwan Secom stock and market return