TeliaSonera Dividend yield




   SEK/share 
 Price  37.83
 Dividend  2.45
 Earnings  -3.41
 Cash-flow  7.01
 Book value  15.13
 Equity  18.84

TeliaSonera is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. TeliaSonera is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

TeliaSonera paid a total dividend of 10,021 million SEK last year, for a market value of 154,725 millions (Market Cap 97,019 millions). Dividend per share of TeliaSonera is 2.45 SEK, and his stock market price 37.83 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, TeliaSonera has a dividend yield of 6.48%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also bigger than average of Telecommunications 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 TeliaSonera dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of TeliaSonera

TeliaSonera Dividend Payout

About the ability of TeliaSonera to maintain his current dividend of SEK 2.45 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). TeliaSonera payout on ernings is currently -71.85%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 38.17% and 54.76% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that TeliaSoneracan 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 TeliaSonera is SEK 7.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 2.45, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of TeliaSonera, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

TeliaSonera payout

TeliaSonera Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 
Present6.48%2.45-71.85%4,090
20207.21%2.4582.21%4,090
20195.86%2.3667.43%4,149
20185.48%2.3079.31%4,272
20175.47%2.00136.05%4,330
20168.66%3.00116.73%4,330
20157.01%3.0075.00%4,330

*In millions

TeliaSonera Stock performance

Finally, last moth TeliaSonera showed a return of 10.90% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.59% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 6.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

TeliaSonera stock and market return