Halliburton Dividend yield

 Price  37.87
 Dividend  0.48
 Earnings  1.64
 Cash-flow  2.15
 Book value  7.57
 Equity  6.59

Halliburton is part of Oil Equipment Services and Distrib. business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Halliburton is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Halliburton paid a total dividend of 427 million USD last year, for a market value of 33,704 millions (Market Cap 33,487 millions). Dividend per share of Halliburton is 0.48 USD, and his stock market price 37.87 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Halliburton has a dividend yield of 1.27%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Oil and Gas industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Halliburton dividend yield with other Oil Equipment Services and Distrib. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Halliburton

Halliburton Dividend Payout

About the ability of Halliburton to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.48 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.27%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Halliburton payout on ernings is currently 29.27%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.25% and 49.79% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Halliburtoncan 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 Halliburton is USD 2.15 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.48, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Halliburton, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil Equipment Services and Distrib. sector companies.

Halliburton payout

Halliburton Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Halliburton Stock performance

Finally, last moth Halliburton showed a return of 12.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 4.54% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 76.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Oil Equipment Services and Distrib. firms.

Halliburton stock and market return