IHS Markit Dividend yield

 Price  116.62
 Dividend  0.80
 Earnings  3.13
 Cash-flow  2.86
 Book value  21.60
 Equity  21.29

IHS Markit is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. IHS Markit is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

IHS Markit paid a total dividend of 319 million USD last year, for a market value of 46,531 millions (Market Cap 43,451 millions). Dividend per share of IHS Markit is 0.80 USD, and his stock market price 116.62 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, IHS Markit has a dividend yield of 0.69%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare IHS Markit dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of IHS Markit

IHS Markit Dividend Payout

About the ability of IHS Markit to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.69%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). IHS Markit payout on ernings is currently 25.56%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 38.98% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that IHS Markitcan 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 IHS Markit is USD 2.86 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of IHS Markit, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

IHS Markit payout

IHS Markit Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

IHS Markit Stock performance

Finally, last moth IHS Markit showed a return of -3.30% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -1.34% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 48.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Financial Services firms.

IHS Markit stock and market return