BlueScope Steel Dividend

What is BlueScope Steel current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

3/6

Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


2.76%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

BlueScope Steel Dividend Yield vs Market
How does BSL dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (BSL)2.8%
Market Bottom 25% (AU)2.6%
Market Top 25% (AU)7.0%
Industry Average (Metals and Mining)8.1%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (BSL)2.8%

Notable Dividend: BSL's dividend (2.76%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.64%).

High Dividend: BSL's dividend (2.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (7.02%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has BlueScope Steel's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
6/30/20250.512
6/30/20240.514
6/30/20230.514
12/8/20220.52.76
8/16/20220.53.04
2/21/20220.52.76
8/16/20210.311.47
2/22/20210.140.67
8/17/20200.140.91
2/24/20200.141.3
8/19/20190.141.03
2/25/20190.141.1
8/13/20180.161.17
2/26/20180.120.71
8/21/20170.10.76
2/20/20170.080.64
8/22/20160.060.68
2/22/20160.060.92
8/24/20150.061.43
2/23/20150.061.65
2/18/2013-0
8/20/2012-0

Stable Dividend: BSL has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: BSL's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (8.8%), BSL's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (13.4%), BSL's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.


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