William Hill (WMH) dividend stock





  • Yield

     5.05%
  • Dividend

     12.5
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     7.5%
  • Dividend increased

     6 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     57%
  • Payout ratio (forward)

     50%
  • Ex-dividend date

     4/27/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     8 yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 48.5%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     13 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     12.6
  • Tweed factor

     -5.7
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   
48.5%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
26.1%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-8.6%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
-33.7%
Price change from 52 week high   
-29.6%
Price change from 50 days average   
-6.4%
Price change from 200 days average   
-10.6%
Price info
Change
0.90 (0.36%)


Last price
247.50 GBp


Day range
244.40 - 247.60


Year range
244.20 - 351.40

Financial health
Current ratio
0.52


Debt/equity ratio
54.99


Cash
282.10M


Debt
668.60M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
13.16


Price/book (P/B)
1.72


Forward price/earning (P/E)
9.81


Price/sales (P/S)
1.32


PEG
1.73


Market cap
2.12B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
11.1300,11.6300,2.2500
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
-55.0%
0.4400,0.6700,0.0900
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-54.8%
10 year history
11.1300,11.6300,2.2500,7.5000,8.7000,10.1000,11.5000,11.9000,12.3000,12.5000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
1.3%
0.4400,0.6700,0.0900,0.1800,0.1600,0.2700,0.2500,0.2300,0.2200,0.2200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-7.4%
0.4400,0.6600,0.9800,1.1200,1.1800,1.3400,1.2000,1.2300,1.2800,1.3800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
13.5%
37.6000,25.9000,24.7000,37.8000,35.8000,39.2000,41.7000,53.2000,60.9000,57.3000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
4.8%
356.0000,350.0000,647.0000,704.0000,708.0000,714.0000,854.0000,881.0000,885.0000,885.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
10.6%
Other companies in the gaming activities industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
United Kingdom   Rank Group 7 yrs2.57%16.9%
Company profile
Empoloyees
16,000


Sector


Website


Founded
1934


Industry


William Hill PLC provides sports betting and gaming services in the United Kingdom, Australia, the United States, Italy, and Spain. It operates through Retail, Online, Telephone, US, Australia, and Other segments. The company operates licensed betting offices that provide various betting and gaming ...
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Address:
Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London, N22 7TP

Phone:
+44 2089183600
The dividend of William Hill is 12.5 GBp and based on a stock price of 247.50, the yield is 5.05%. Since 2011they have raised their dividend each year, that is 6 years in a row. WMH has a payout ratio of 57%, meaning that 57% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The dividend payback period is 13 years, assuming the dividend growth stays the same. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 7.5%. The ex-dividend date for WMH is 4/27/2017. It was founded in 1934 and is a UK company with 16,000 employees. services is their sector and gaming activities is their industry. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 2.8 out of 5 stars.






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