LVMH Dividend yield

 Price  620.10
 Dividend  6.01
 Earnings  10.40
 Cash-flow  21.68
 Book value  73.82
 Equity  73.24

LVMH is part of Personal Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. LVMH is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

LVMH paid a total dividend of 3,029 million EUR last year, for a market value of 312,530 millions (Market Cap 154,546 millions). Dividend per share of LVMH is 6.01 EUR, and his stock market price 620.10 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, LVMH has a dividend yield of 0.97%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from France. 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 LVMH dividend yield with other Personal Goods companies or firms from France.

Dividend yield of LVMH

LVMH Dividend Payout

About the ability of LVMH to maintain his current dividend of EUR 6.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.97%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). LVMH payout on ernings is currently 57.79%, 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 LVMH 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 LVMH is EUR 21.68 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 6.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of LVMH, compared againt world market average, France companies, Consumer Goods industry and Personal Goods sector companies.

LVMH payout

LVMH Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

LVMH Stock performance

Finally, last moth LVMH showed a return of -1.10% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.56% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 55.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Personal Goods firms.

LVMH stock and market return