Monolithic Power Sys Dividend yield

 Price  485.68
 Dividend  3.01
 Earnings  5.24
 Cash-flow  6.92
 Book value  26.83
 Equity  23.93

Monolithic Power Sys is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Monolithic Power Sys is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Monolithic Power Sys paid a total dividend of 138 million USD last year, for a market value of 22,341 millions (Market Cap 21,965 millions). Dividend per share of Monolithic Power Sys is 3.01 USD, and his stock market price 485.68 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Monolithic Power Sys has a dividend yield of 0.62%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Monolithic Power Sys dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Monolithic Power Sys

Monolithic Power Sys Dividend Payout

About the ability of Monolithic Power Sys to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Monolithic Power Sys payout on ernings is currently 57.44%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures show that Monolithic Power Sys 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 Monolithic Power Sys is USD 6.92 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Monolithic Power Sys, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Monolithic Power Sys payout

Monolithic Power Sys Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Monolithic Power Sys Stock performance

Finally, last moth Monolithic Power Sys showed a return of 5.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 37.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Monolithic Power Sys stock and market return