The Lottery Dividend yield

 Price  5.04
 Dividend  0.14
 Earnings  0.15
 Cash-flow  0.20
 Book value  0.12
 Equity  0.00

The Lottery is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. The Lottery is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

The Lottery stock dividend

The Lottery paid a total dividend of 312 million AUD last year, for a market value of 11,219 millions (Market Cap 11,200 millions). The Lottery dividend per share is 0.14 AUD, and his stock market price 5.04 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, The Lottery has a dividend yield of 2.78%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare The Lottery stocks dividend with other Travel and Leisure companies or other of the highest Australia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of The Lottery

The Lottery Dividend Payout

About the ability of The Lottery to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.14 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.78%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). The Lottery payout on ernings is currently 93.33%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures show that The Lottery 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 The Lottery is AUD 0.20 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.14, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of The Lottery, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

The Lottery payout

The Lottery Stock performance

Finally, last moth The Lottery showed a return of -2.50% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 14.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Travel and Leisure firms.

The Lottery stock and market return