Eni Dividend yield

 Price  8.55
 Dividend  0.55
 Earnings  0.12
 Cash-flow  3.42
 Book value  14.25
 Equity  13.33

Eni is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Eni is a company from Italy, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Eni paid a total dividend of 1,997 million EUR last year, for a market value of 31,045 millions (Market Cap 21,150 millions). Dividend per share of Eni is 0.55 EUR, and his stock market price 8.55 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Eni has a dividend yield of 6.43%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Italy. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Eni dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Italy.

Dividend yield of Eni

Eni Dividend Payout

About the ability of Eni to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.55 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.43%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Eni payout on ernings is currently 458.33%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.57% and 45.97% respectively. Both figures show that Eni can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Eni is EUR 3.42 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.55, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Eni, compared againt world market average, Italy companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Eni payout

Eni Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Eni Stock performance

Finally, last moth Eni showed a return of 3.00% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.49% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -38.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Italy and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Eni stock and market return