Transurban Group Dividend yield




   AUD/share 
 Price  12.98
 Dividend  0.52
 Earnings  0.33
 Cash-flow  0.42
 Book value  4.64
 Equity  4.02

Transurban Group is part of Industrial Transportation business, which is part of Industrials industry. Transurban Group is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Transurban Group paid a total dividend of 1,597 million AUD last year, for a market value of 39,862 millions (Market Cap 39,822 millions). Dividend per share of Transurban Group is 0.52 AUD, and his stock market price 12.98 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Transurban Group has a dividend yield of 4.04%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. 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 Transurban Group dividend yield with other Industrial Transportation companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Transurban Group

Transurban Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Transurban Group to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.52 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.04%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Transurban Group payout on ernings is currently 157.58%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 41.22% and 36.57% respectively. Both figures show that Transurban Group 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 Transurban Group is AUD 0.42 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.52, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Transurban Group, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Transportation sector companies.

Transurban Group payout

Transurban Group Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present4.04%0.52157.58%3,071
20212.49%0.3423.94%3,042
20202.27%0.3191.18%2,735
20194.09%0.61156.41%2,711
20184.53%0.53129.27%2,672
20174.38%0.54150.00%2,219
20164.20%0.44141.94%2,042
20153.85%0.40235.29%1,915

*In millions

Transurban Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Transurban Group showed a return of -9.20% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -6.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Industrial Transportation firms.

Transurban Group stock and market return