BMW Dividend yield

 Price  82.76
 Dividend  1.90
 Earnings  8.62
 Cash-flow  19.70
 Book value  91.96
 Equity  91.70

BMW is part of Automobiles and Parts business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. BMW is a company from Germany, and his stocks are publicly traded.

BMW paid a total dividend of 1,144 million EUR last year, for a market value of 49,822 millions (Market Cap 26,555 millions). Dividend per share of BMW is 1.90 EUR, and his stock market price 82.76 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, BMW has a dividend yield of 2.30%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare BMW dividend yield with other Automobiles and Parts companies or firms from Germany.

Dividend yield of BMW

BMW Dividend Payout

About the ability of BMW to maintain his current dividend of EUR 1.90 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.30%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). BMW payout on ernings is currently 22.04%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.27% and 46.27% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that BMWcan 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 BMW is EUR 19.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 1.90, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of BMW, compared againt world market average, Germany companies, Consumer Goods industry and Automobiles and Parts sector companies.

BMW payout

BMW Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

BMW Stock performance

Finally, last moth BMW showed a return of 3.00% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.56% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 33.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Germany and Automobiles and Parts firms.

BMW stock and market return