Macquarie Group Dividend yield

 Price  182.00
 Dividend  4.70
 Earnings  8.20
 Cash-flow  7.65
 Book value  60.67
 Equity  58.16

Macquarie Group is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Macquarie Group is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Macquarie Group paid a total dividend of 1,734 million AUD last year, for a market value of 67,158 millions (Market Cap 60,702 millions). Dividend per share of Macquarie Group is 4.70 AUD, and his stock market price 182.00 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Macquarie Group has a dividend yield of 2.58%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Macquarie Group dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Macquarie Group

Macquarie Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Macquarie Group to maintain his current dividend of AUD 4.70 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.58%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Macquarie Group payout on ernings is currently 57.32%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures show that Macquarie Group 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 Macquarie Group is AUD 7.65 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 4.70, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Macquarie Group payout

Macquarie Group Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Macquarie Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Macquarie Group showed a return of 9.20% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 52.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and Financial Services firms.

Macquarie Group stock and market return