Essity Aktiebolag B Dividend yield




   SEK/share 
 Price  272.00
 Dividend  6.75
 Earnings  16.09
 Cash-flow  25.19
 Book value  77.71
 Equity  76.62

Essity Aktiebolag B is part of Personal Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Essity Aktiebolag B is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Essity Aktiebolag B paid a total dividend of 4,327 million SEK last year, for a market value of 174,352 millions (Market Cap 165,564 millions). Dividend per share of Essity Aktiebolag B is 6.75 SEK, and his stock market price 272.00 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Essity Aktiebolag B has a dividend yield of 2.48%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods 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 Essity Aktiebolag B dividend yield with other Personal Goods companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of Essity Aktiebolag B

Essity Aktiebolag B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Essity Aktiebolag B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 6.75 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Essity Aktiebolag B payout on ernings is currently 41.95%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.27% and 46.27% respectively. Both figures show that Essity Aktiebolag B should not have problems to continue paying 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 Essity Aktiebolag B is SEK 25.19 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 6.75, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Essity Aktiebolag B, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Consumer Goods industry and Personal Goods sector companies.

Essity Aktiebolag B payout

Essity Aktiebolag B Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.48%6.7541.95%641
20202.36%6.2442.48%639
20191.91%5.7645.25%638
20182.64%5.7440.88%638
20170.00%0.000.00%635

*In millions

Essity Aktiebolag B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Essity Aktiebolag B showed a return of -1.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.56% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -10.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Personal Goods firms.

Essity Aktiebolag B stock and market return