Ericsson B Dividend yield




   SEK/share 
 Price  99.10
 Dividend  2.00
 Earnings  5.86
 Cash-flow  8.69
 Book value  26.08
 Equity  25.48

Ericsson B is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Ericsson B is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ericsson B paid a total dividend of 6,132 million SEK last year, for a market value of 303,841 millions (Market Cap 297,828 millions). Dividend per share of Ericsson B is 2.00 SEK, and his stock market price 99.10 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ericsson B has a dividend yield of 2.02%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology 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 Ericsson B dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of Ericsson B

Ericsson B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ericsson B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 2.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.02%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ericsson B payout on ernings is currently 34.13%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 39.27% and 40.46% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ericsson Bcan 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 Ericsson B is SEK 8.69 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 2.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ericsson B, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Ericsson B payout

Ericsson B Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.02%2.0034.13%3,066
20201.54%1.50104.17%3,057
20191.23%1.000.00%3,040
20181.28%1.00-10.65%3,026
20171.86%1.0052.63%3,011
20167.79%3.7063.14%2,980
20154.00%3.4064.03%2,980

*In millions

Ericsson B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ericsson B showed a return of -3.10% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.53% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Ericsson B stock and market return