Carrefour Dividend yield

 Price  17.67
 Dividend  0.56
 Earnings  2.18
 Cash-flow  5.35
 Book value  14.73
 Equity  14.63

Carrefour is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Carrefour is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Carrefour stock dividend

Carrefour paid a total dividend of 409 million EUR last year, for a market value of 12,917 millions (Market Cap 10,431 millions). Carrefour dividend per share is 0.56 EUR, and his stock market price 17.67 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Carrefour has a dividend yield of 3.17%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Carrefour stocks dividend with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or other of the best France dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Carrefour

Carrefour Dividend Payout

About the ability of Carrefour to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.56 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). Carrefour payout on ernings is currently 25.69%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Carrefourcan 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 Carrefour is EUR 5.35 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.56, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Carrefour, compared againt world market average, France companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

Carrefour payout

Carrefour Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Carrefour's dividend stock, both in percentage and in EUR, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Carrefour dividend stock, and compare it with the average of France stocks and that of the Food and Drug Retailers stocks.

Carrefour stock dividend history

Carrefour Stock performance

Finally, last moth Carrefour showed a return of -2.90% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 6.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

Carrefour stock and market return