Amplifon Dividend yield

 Price  41.20
 Dividend  0.22
 Earnings  0.72
 Cash-flow  1.75
 Book value  3.58
 Equity  3.32

Amplifon is part of Health Care Equipment and Services business, which is part of Health Care industry. Amplifon is a company from Italy, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Amplifon paid a total dividend of 50 million EUR last year, for a market value of 9,270 millions (Market Cap 5,310 millions). Dividend per share of Amplifon is 0.22 EUR, and his stock market price 41.20 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Amplifon has a dividend yield of 0.53%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Italy. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Amplifon dividend yield with other Health Care Equipment and Services companies or firms from Italy.

Dividend yield of Amplifon

Amplifon Dividend Payout

About the ability of Amplifon to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.22 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.53%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Amplifon payout on ernings is currently 30.56%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 39.27% and 31.37% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Amplifoncan 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 Amplifon is EUR 1.75 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.22, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Amplifon, compared againt world market average, Italy companies, Health Care industry and Health Care Equipment and Services sector companies.

Amplifon payout

Amplifon Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Amplifon Stock performance

Finally, last moth Amplifon showed a return of -7.00% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -3.37% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 34.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Italy and Health Care Equipment and Services firms.

Amplifon stock and market return