Ally Financial Dividend yield

 Price  43.48
 Dividend  1.20
 Earnings  9.06
 Cash-flow  12.08
 Book value  43.48
 Equity  43.35

Ally Financial is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Ally Financial is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ally Financial paid a total dividend of 406 million USD last year, for a market value of 14,696 millions (Market Cap 14,650 millions). Dividend per share of Ally Financial is 1.20 USD, and his stock market price 43.48 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ally Financial has a dividend yield of 2.76%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Ally Financial dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Ally Financial

Ally Financial Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ally Financial to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.76%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ally Financial payout on ernings is currently 13.25%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ally Financialcan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Ally Financial is USD 12.08 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ally Financial, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Ally Financial payout

Ally Financial Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ally Financial Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ally Financial showed a return of -12.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Financial Services firms.

Ally Financial stock and market return