CNA Financial Corp Dividend yield

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   USD per share 
 Price  44.15
 Dividend  1.40
 Earnings  3.62
 Cash-flow  4.60
 Book value  44.15
 Equity  42.09

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

CNA Financial Corp paid a total dividend of 379 million USD last year, for a market value of 11,965 millions (Market Cap 1,243 millions). Dividend per share of CNA Financial Corp is 1.40 USD, and his stock market price 44.15 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, CNA Financial Corp has a dividend yield of 3.17%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare CNA Financial Corp dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of CNA Financial Corp

CNA Financial Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of CNA Financial Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.40 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.17%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). CNA Financial Corp payout on ernings is currently 38.67%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 40.41% and 45.44% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that CNA Financial 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 CNA Financial Corp is USD 4.60 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.40, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

CNA Financial Corp payout

CNA Financial Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth CNA Financial Corp showed a return of -5.90% compared to a worldwide -5.60% average, and a -5.58% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -16.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -11.41%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Nonlife Insurance firms.

CNA Financial Corp stock and market return

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