Yamamah Saudi Cement Dividend yield

 Price  33.00
 Dividend  1.00
 Earnings  1.77
 Cash-flow  2.56
 Book value  23.57
 Equity  22.13

Yamamah Saudi Cement is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Yamamah Saudi Cement is a company from Saudi Arabia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yamamah Saudi Cement stock dividend

Yamamah Saudi Cement paid a total dividend of 203 million SAR last year, for a market value of 6,699 millions (Market Cap 3,274 millions). Yamamah Saudi Cement dividend per share is 1.00 SAR, and his stock market price 33.00 SAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yamamah Saudi Cement has a dividend yield of 3.03%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Saudi Arabia. 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 Yamamah Saudi Cement stocks dividend with other Construction and Materials companies or other of the best Saudi Arabia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Yamamah Saudi Cement

Yamamah Saudi Cement Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yamamah Saudi Cement to maintain his current dividend of SAR 1.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.03%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yamamah Saudi Cement payout on ernings is currently 56.50%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that Yamamah Saudi Cement 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 Yamamah Saudi Cement is SAR 2.56 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SAR 1.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Yamamah Saudi Cement, compared againt world market average, Saudi Arabia companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Yamamah Saudi Cement payout

Yamamah Saudi Cement Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yamamah Saudi Cement showed a return of -8.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Saudi Arabia and Construction and Materials firms.

Yamamah Saudi Cement stock and market return