Tata Power Dividend yield

 Price  238.65
 Dividend  1.55
 Earnings  3.35
 Cash-flow  22.51
 Book value  70.19
 Equity  65.69

Tata Power is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Tata Power is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Tata Power paid a total dividend of 4,952 million INR last year, for a market value of 762,487 millions (Market Cap 483,019 millions). Dividend per share of Tata Power is 1.55 INR, and his stock market price 238.65 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Tata Power has a dividend yield of 0.65%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also lower than average of Utilities industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Tata Power dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Tata Power

Tata Power Dividend Payout

About the ability of Tata Power to maintain his current dividend of INR 1.55 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.65%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Tata Power payout on ernings is currently 46.27%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Utilities industry, which are 38.25% and 54.88% respectively. Both figures show that Tata Power should not have problems to continue paying his 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 Tata Power is INR 22.51 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 1.55, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Tata Power, compared againt world market average, India companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Tata Power payout

Tata Power Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Tata Power Stock performance

Finally, last moth Tata Power showed a return of 7.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 2.24% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 131.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Electricity firms.

Tata Power stock and market return