Gulf Keystone Petroleum Dividend
What is Gulf Keystone Petroleum current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Gulf Keystone Petroleum Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Market Bottom 25% (GB)||1.9%|
|Market Top 25% (GB)||5.4%|
|Industry Average (Oil and Gas)||5.8%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (GKP)||16.3%|
Notable Dividend: GKP's dividend (22.46%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.91%).
High Dividend: GKP's dividend (22.46%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.47%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
|Month||Dividend Per Share (annual)||Avg. Yield (%)|
Stable Dividend: GKP has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: GKP's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (36.8%), GKP's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (50.1%), GKP's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.