Daimler Truck Dividend yield

 Price  32.49
 Dividend  1.30
 Earnings  3.46
 Cash-flow  -0.64
 Book value  24.99
 Equity  21.76

Daimler Truck is part of Industrial Transportation business, which is part of Industrials industry. Daimler Truck is a company from Germany, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Daimler Truck stock dividend

Daimler Truck paid a total dividend of 1,070 million EUR last year, for a market value of 26,739 millions (Market Cap 15,644 millions). Daimler Truck dividend per share is 1.30 EUR, and his stock market price 32.49 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Daimler Truck has a dividend yield of 4.00%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Germany. 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 Daimler Truck stocks dividend with other Industrial Transportation companies or other of the high Germany dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Daimler Truck

Daimler Truck Dividend Payout

About the ability of Daimler Truck to maintain his current dividend of EUR 1.30 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Daimler Truck payout on ernings is currently 37.57%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that Daimler Truck is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 Daimler Truck is EUR -0.64 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 1.30, 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 Daimler Truck, compared againt world market average, Germany companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Transportation sector companies.

Daimler Truck payout

Daimler Truck Stock performance

Finally, last moth Daimler Truck showed a return of -4.90% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Germany and Industrial Transportation firms.

Daimler Truck stock and market return