Walsin Lihwa Dividend yield

 Price  29.40
 Dividend  0.90
 Earnings  4.26
 Cash-flow  0.38
 Book value  29.40
 Equity  27.66

Walsin Lihwa is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Walsin Lihwa is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Walsin Lihwa paid a total dividend of 3,088 million TWD last year, for a market value of 100,871 millions (Market Cap 92,649 millions). Dividend per share of Walsin Lihwa is 0.90 TWD, and his stock market price 29.40 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Walsin Lihwa has a dividend yield of 3.06%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. 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 Walsin Lihwa dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Walsin Lihwa

Walsin Lihwa Dividend Payout

About the ability of Walsin Lihwa to maintain his current dividend of TWD 0.90 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.06%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Walsin Lihwa payout on ernings is currently 21.13%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Walsin Lihwacan 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 Walsin Lihwa is TWD 0.38 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 0.90, 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 Walsin Lihwa, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Walsin Lihwa payout

Walsin Lihwa Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Walsin Lihwa Stock performance

Finally, last moth Walsin Lihwa showed a return of 5.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 54.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Walsin Lihwa stock and market return