Tecan Group Dividend yield

 Price  412.40
 Dividend  2.80
 Earnings  12.27
 Cash-flow  13.05
 Book value  95.91
 Equity  77.17

Tecan Group is part of Health Care Equip. and Services business, which is part of Health Care industry. Tecan Group is a company from Switzerland, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Tecan Group paid a total dividend of 36 million CHF last year, for a market value of 5,361 millions (Market Cap 5,202 millions). Dividend per share of Tecan Group is 2.80 CHF, and his stock market price 412.40 CHF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Tecan Group has a dividend yield of 0.68%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Switzerland. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Tecan Group dividend yield with other Health Care Equip. and Services companies or firms from Switzerland.

Dividend yield of Tecan Group

Tecan Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Tecan Group to maintain his current dividend of CHF 2.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.68%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Tecan Group payout on ernings is currently 22.82%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 41.22% and 34.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Tecan Groupcan 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 Tecan Group is CHF 13.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of CHF 2.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Tecan Group, compared againt world market average, Switzerland companies, Health Care industry and Health Care Equip. and Services sector companies.

Tecan Group payout

Tecan Group Dividend History

Year Yield  CHF  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Tecan Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Tecan Group showed a return of 5.30% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.20% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -25.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Switzerland and Health Care Equip. and Services firms.

Tecan Group stock and market return