University Press Dividend

Dividend criteria checks 2/6

University Press Plc is a dividend paying company with a current yield of 5.3% that is well covered by earnings.

Key information

5.3%

Dividend yield

25%

Payout ratio

Industry average yield5.0%
Next dividend pay daten/a
Ex dividend daten/a
Dividend per share₦0.10
Earnings per share₦0.40
Dividend yield forecast in 3Yn/a

Recent dividend updates

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Recent updates

Dividend Yield vs Market

University Press Dividend Yield vs Market
How does UPL dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (UPL)5.3%
Market Bottom 25% (NG)3.7%
Market Top 25% (NG)8.3%
Industry Average (Media)5.0%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (UPL)n/a

Notable Dividend: UPL's dividend (5.26%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (3.74%).

High Dividend: UPL's dividend (5.26%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (8.27%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has University Press's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
1/31/20230.15.26
6/30/20220.15.4
7/1/20210.052.51
8/28/20200.1511.57
7/2/20200.1513.68
9/26/20190.1512.99
6/29/20180.157.93
6/30/20170.14.11
6/30/20160.051.19
7/13/20150.23.63
6/27/20140.357.79
9/26/20130.358.73
10/27/20120.357.58

Stable Dividend: UPL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: UPL's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (25%), UPL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: UPL is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.


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