With the release of UOB Bank results today, a comparison is made with DBS Bank and OCBC Bank.
On most accounts, UOB turned in a splendid performance compared to DBS and OCBC. The return on equity (ROE) is the highest for UOB at 14.3%. Dividend yield for UOB is 3.89% and is also highest. At Price Earnings (PE) of 10.6 times, UOB share price valuation is the lowest and is attractive.
Net Profit $2.7 billion (up 42%)
Total dividend per share 70 cents (41% of EPS)
Dividend yield 3.89% (based on 24 Feb share price of $18.00)
PE ratio 10.6 times
Net Profit $1.63 billion (down 20%)
EPS 70 cents
Total dividend per share 56 cents (80% of EPS)
Dividend yield 3.83% (based on 18 Feb share price of $14.60)
PE ratio 20.8 times
Net Profit $2.25 billion (up 15%)
EPS 66.1 cents
Total dividend per share 30 cents (45% of EPS)
Dividend yield 3.18% (based on 18 Feb share price of $9.41)
PE ratio 14.2 times
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