Easyjet Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  8.30
 Dividend  0.44
 Earnings  -2.31
 Cash-flow  -1.66
 Book value  4.15
 Equity  5.32

Easyjet is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Easyjet is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Easyjet paid a total dividend of 201 million GBP last year, for a market value of 3,793 millions (Market Cap 1,858 millions). Dividend per share of Easyjet is 0.44 GBP, and his stock market price 8.30 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Easyjet has a dividend yield of 5.29%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 Easyjet dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Easyjet

Easyjet Dividend Payout

About the ability of Easyjet to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.44 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.29%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Easyjet payout on ernings is currently -19.05%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.57% and 29.05% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Easyjetcan 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 Easyjet is GBP -1.66 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.44, 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 Easyjet, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

Easyjet payout

Easyjet Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present5.29%0.44-19.05%457
20194.11%0.5964.13%397
20183.70%0.4143.62%397
20173.67%0.5467.50%397
20165.58%0.5549.55%394
20152.75%0.4531.47%394

*In millions

Easyjet Stock performance

Finally, last moth Easyjet showed a return of 3.10% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 2.70% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -41.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Travel and Leisure firms.

Easyjet stock and market return