IMI Dividend yield

 Price  13.63
 Dividend  0.23
 Earnings  0.87
 Cash-flow  0.98
 Book value  2.96
 Equity  3.02

IMI is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. IMI is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

IMI paid a total dividend of 60 million GBP last year, for a market value of 3,571 millions (Market Cap 3,513 millions). Dividend per share of IMI is 0.23 GBP, and his stock market price 13.63 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, IMI has a dividend yield of 1.68%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare IMI dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of IMI

IMI Dividend Payout

About the ability of IMI to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.23 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.68%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). IMI payout on ernings is currently 26.44%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that IMIcan 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 IMI is GBP 0.98 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.23, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of IMI, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

IMI payout

IMI Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

IMI Stock performance

Finally, last moth IMI showed a return of -6.80% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Industrial Engineering firms.

IMI stock and market return