Ball Corp Dividend yield

 Price  90.00
 Dividend  0.80
 Earnings  3.23
 Cash-flow  5.42
 Book value  11.25
 Equity  10.66

Ball Corp is part of General Industrials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Ball Corp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ball Corp paid a total dividend of 259 million USD last year, for a market value of 29,160 millions (Market Cap 28,486 millions). Dividend per share of Ball Corp is 0.80 USD, and his stock market price 90.00 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ball Corp has a dividend yield of 0.89%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Ball Corp dividend yield with other General Industrials companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Ball Corp

Ball Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ball Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ball Corp payout on ernings is currently 24.77%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ball Corpcan 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 Ball Corp is USD 5.42 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ball Corp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and General Industrials sector companies.

Ball Corp payout

Ball Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ball Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ball Corp showed a return of 0.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 6.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and General Industrials firms.

Ball Corp stock and market return