Blackrock Inc Dividend yield

 Price  753.96
 Dividend  16.51
 Earnings  33.07
 Cash-flow  24.56
 Book value  228.47
 Equity  226.51

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

Blackrock Inc paid a total dividend of 2,510 million USD last year, for a market value of 114,602 millions (Market Cap 110,793 millions). Dividend per share of Blackrock Inc is 16.51 USD, and his stock market price 753.96 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Blackrock Inc has a dividend yield of 2.19%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

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

Dividend yield of Blackrock Inc

Blackrock Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Blackrock Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 16.51 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.19%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Blackrock Inc payout on ernings is currently 49.92%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Blackrock Inc can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Blackrock Inc is USD 24.56 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 16.51, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Blackrock Inc payout

Blackrock Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Blackrock Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Blackrock Inc showed a return of 8.60% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 71.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Financial Services firms.

Blackrock Inc stock and market return