Brown & Brown Dividend yield

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z
   USD per share 
 Price  46.40
 Dividend  0.34
 Earnings  1.73
 Cash-flow  2.39
 Book value  11.90
 Equity  11.16

Brown & Brown is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Brown & Brown is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Brown & Brown paid a total dividend of 96 million USD last year, for a market value of 13,131 millions (Market Cap 10,898 millions). Dividend per share of Brown & Brown is 0.34 USD, and his stock market price 46.40 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Brown & Brown has a dividend yield of 0.73%, 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 Brown & Brown dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Brown & Brown

Brown & Brown Dividend Payout

About the ability of Brown & Brown to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.34 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.73%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Brown & Brown payout on ernings is currently 19.65%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 37.68% and 39.01% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Brown & Browncan 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 Brown & Brown is USD 2.39 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.34, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Brown & Brown, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

Brown & Brown payout

Brown & Brown Stock performance

Finally, last moth Brown & Brown showed a return of 2.00% compared to a worldwide 4.38% average, and a 3.16% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 25.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 2.09%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Brown & Brown stock and market return

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