Heineken NV Dividend yield

 Price  86.58
 Dividend  0.98
 Earnings  6.46
 Cash-flow  7.28
 Book value  29.86
 Equity  26.69

Heineken NV is part of Beverages business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Heineken NV is a company from Netherlands, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Heineken NV paid a total dividend of 564 million EUR last year, for a market value of 49,870 millions (Market Cap 20,596 millions). Dividend per share of Heineken NV is 0.98 EUR, and his stock market price 86.58 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Heineken NV has a dividend yield of 1.13%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Netherlands. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Heineken NV dividend yield with other Beverages companies or firms from Netherlands.

Dividend yield of Heineken NV

Heineken NV Dividend Payout

About the ability of Heineken NV to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.98 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.13%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Heineken NV payout on ernings is currently 15.17%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Heineken NVcan 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 Heineken NV is EUR 7.28 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.98, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Heineken NV, compared againt world market average, Netherlands companies, Consumer Goods industry and Beverages sector companies.

Heineken NV payout

Heineken NV Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Heineken NV Stock performance

Finally, last moth Heineken NV showed a return of -4.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -1.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Netherlands and Beverages firms.

Heineken NV stock and market return