Boeing Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  254.72
 Dividend  8.23
 Earnings  -19.75
 Cash-flow  -31.45
 Book value  -31.45
 Equity  0.00

Boeing is part of Aerospace and Defense business, which is part of Industrials industry. Boeing is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Boeing paid a total dividend of 4,798 million USD last year, for a market value of 148,502 millions (Market Cap 135,810 millions). Dividend per share of Boeing is 8.23 USD, and his stock market price 254.72 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Boeing has a dividend yield of 3.23%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Industrials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Boeing dividend yield with other Aerospace and Defense companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Boeing

Boeing Dividend Payout

About the ability of Boeing to maintain his current dividend of USD 8.23 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.23%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Boeing payout on ernings is currently -41.67%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.17% and 33.06% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Boeingcan 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 Boeing is USD -31.45 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 8.23, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Boeing, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Aerospace and Defense sector companies.

Boeing payout

Boeing Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.23%8.23-41.67%583
20203.84%8.220.00%564
20192.52%8.2143.10%563
20182.12%6.8452.62%568
20171.93%5.6965.78%591
20162.90%4.3750.52%624
20152.50%3.6443.54%680

*In millions

Boeing Stock performance

Finally, last moth Boeing showed a return of 20.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 5.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 70.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Aerospace and Defense firms.

Boeing stock and market return