Kraft Heinz Dividend yield

 Price  36.82
 Dividend  1.60
 Earnings  0.44
 Cash-flow  4.05
 Book value  40.91
 Equity  40.00

Kraft Heinz is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Kraft Heinz is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kraft Heinz paid a total dividend of 1,957 million USD last year, for a market value of 45,031 millions (Market Cap 24,397 millions). Dividend per share of Kraft Heinz is 1.60 USD, and his stock market price 36.82 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kraft Heinz has a dividend yield of 4.35%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Kraft Heinz dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Kraft Heinz

Kraft Heinz Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kraft Heinz to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.60 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.35%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kraft Heinz payout on ernings is currently 363.64%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.27% and 46.27% respectively. Both figures show that Kraft Heinz can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Kraft Heinz is USD 4.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.60, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kraft Heinz, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Kraft Heinz payout

Kraft Heinz Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kraft Heinz Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kraft Heinz showed a return of 2.30% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.56% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 22.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Food Producers firms.

Kraft Heinz stock and market return