Yangzijiang Shipbuil Dividend yield




   SGD/share 
 Price  1.53
 Dividend  0.04
 Earnings  0.20
 Cash-flow  0.36
 Book value  1.91
 Equity  1.85

Yangzijiang Shipbuil is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. Yangzijiang Shipbuil is a company from Singapore, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yangzijiang Shipbuil paid a total dividend of 158 million SGD last year, for a market value of 6,042 millions (Market Cap 18,713 millions). Dividend per share of Yangzijiang Shipbuil is 0.04 SGD, and his stock market price 1.53 SGD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yangzijiang Shipbuil has a dividend yield of 2.94%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Singapore. 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 Yangzijiang Shipbuil dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Singapore.

Dividend yield of Yangzijiang Shipbuil

Yangzijiang Shipbuil Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yangzijiang Shipbuil to maintain his current dividend of SGD 0.04 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.94%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yangzijiang Shipbuil payout on ernings is currently 20.00%, 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 Yangzijiang Shipbuilcan 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 Yangzijiang Shipbuil is SGD 0.36 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SGD 0.04, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Yangzijiang Shipbuil, compared againt world market average, Singapore companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Yangzijiang Shipbuil payout

Yangzijiang Shipbuil Dividend History

Year Yield  SGD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.94%0.0420.00%3,949
20213.36%0.0535.71%3,949
20204.71%0.0531.25%3,919
20194.46%0.0527.78%3,946
20183.60%0.0533.33%3,969
20172.72%0.0444.44%3,969
20165.49%0.0538.46%3,837
20155.00%0.0630.00%3,837

*In millions

Yangzijiang Shipbuil Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yangzijiang Shipbuil showed a return of 10.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 19.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Singapore and Industrial Engineering firms.

Yangzijiang Shipbuil stock and market return