VAT Group AG Dividend yield

 Price  354.40
 Dividend  6.24
 Earnings  10.87
 Cash-flow  9.71
 Book value  26.06
 Equity  23.58

VAT Group AG is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. VAT Group AG is a company from Switzerland, and his stocks are publicly traded.

VAT Group AG stock dividend

VAT Group AG paid a total dividend of 187 million CHF last year, for a market value of 10,632 millions (Market Cap 9,086 millions). VAT Group AG dividend per share is 6.24 CHF, and his stock market price 354.40 CHF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, VAT Group AG has a dividend yield of 1.76%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Switzerland. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare VAT Group AG stocks dividend with other Industrial Engineering companies or other of the high Switzerland dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of VAT Group AG

VAT Group AG Dividend Payout

About the ability of VAT Group AG to maintain his current dividend of CHF 6.24 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.76%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). VAT Group AG payout on ernings is currently 57.41%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that VAT Group AG 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 VAT Group AG is CHF 9.71 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of CHF 6.24, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of VAT Group AG, compared againt world market average, Switzerland companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

VAT Group AG payout

VAT Group AG Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of VAT Group AG's dividend stock, both in percentage and in CHF, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  CHF  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

VAT Group AG Stock performance

Finally, last moth VAT Group AG showed a return of -4.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 51.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Switzerland and Industrial Engineering firms.

VAT Group AG stock and market return