Lookers (LOOK) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.61%
  • Dividend

     2.94
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     8.0%
  • Dividend increased

     6 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     25%
  • Payout ratio (forward)

     0%
  • Ex-dividend date

     5/4/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 0.4%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     19 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     10.6
  • Tweed factor

     2.4
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
0.4%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-19.5%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-54.8%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
-26.5%
Price change from 52 week high   
-19.2%
Price change from 50 days average   
-5.4%
Price change from 200 days average   
-8.5%
Price info
Change
1.25 (1.10%)


Last price
112.75 GBp


Day range
111.00 - 114.75


Year range
96.00 - 139.50

Financial health
Current ratio
1.10


Debt/equity ratio
32.44


Cash
20.50M


Debt
92.40M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
5.61


Price/book (P/B)
1.32

Price/sales (P/S)
0.11


PEG
0.00


Market cap
447.10M

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
4.3600,4.6200,0.0000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
-100.0%
0.0900,-0.0900,0.0300
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-42.3%
10 year history
4.3600,4.6200,0.0000,0.6000,2.0000,2.1800,2.4300,2.6700,2.9400,2.9400
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
-4.3%
0.0800,0.0900,-0.0900,0.0300,0.0600,0.0600,0.0700,0.0900,0.1200,0.1200
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
4.6%
0.5600,0.6200,0.4600,0.4200,0.4700,0.5000,0.5200,0.5600,0.6300,0.7200
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
2.8%
52.5000,47.9000,0.0000,0.0000,10.2000,30.2000,35.5000,31.4000,23.8000,23.2000
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-8.7%
181.0000,181.0000,181.0000,294.0000,391.0000,393.0000,396.0000,396.0000,398.0000,401.0000
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
9.2%
Other companies in the auto dealerships industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   Group 1 Automotive 8 yrs1.58%12.9%
USA   Lithia Motors 8 yrs1.09%25.2%
Company profile
Empoloyees
6,226


Sector


Website


Founded
1908


Industry


Lookers plc engages in the sale, hire, and maintenance of motor vehicles and motorcycles in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It operates in two divisions, Motor and Parts. The Motor division engages in the sale of new and used cars: and servicing, repair, and sale of franchised parts to customers? ve...
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Address:
776 Chester Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0QH

Phone:
+44 1612910043
The dividend of LOOK is 2.94 for the last 12 months, and their yield is 2.61%. The dividend has been raised for 6 years in a row (since 2011). LOOK has a payout ratio of 25%, meaning that 25% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The company has a dividend payback period of 19 years. They have increased their dividend by 8.0% on average in the last 5 years. The ex-dividend date for LOOK is 5/4/2017. 6,226 people work for them (a UK company) and it has been founded back in 1908. They are in the services sector and the auto dealerships industry. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 2 out of 5 stars.






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