NextEra Energy Inc Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  78.52
 Dividend  1.54
 Earnings  1.53
 Cash-flow  4.07
 Book value  18.70
 Equity  18.66

NextEra Energy Inc is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. NextEra Energy Inc is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

NextEra Energy Inc paid a total dividend of 3,020 million USD last year, for a market value of 153,978 millions (Market Cap 153,797 millions). Dividend per share of NextEra Energy Inc is 1.54 USD, and his stock market price 78.52 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, NextEra Energy Inc has a dividend yield of 1.96%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Utilities industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare NextEra Energy Inc dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of NextEra Energy Inc

NextEra Energy Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of NextEra Energy Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.54 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.96%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). NextEra Energy Inc payout on ernings is currently 100.65%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 39.27% and 52.49% respectively. Both figures show that NextEra Energy Inc 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 NextEra Energy Inc is USD 4.07 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.54, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of NextEra Energy Inc, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

NextEra Energy Inc payout

NextEra Energy Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.96%1.54100.65%1,961
20201.81%1.4071.07%1,958
20192.06%4.9939.35%489
20182.55%4.4360.44%478
20172.52%3.9463.34%468
20163.05%3.4858.19%461
20153.08%3.0856.10%452

*In millions

NextEra Energy Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth NextEra Energy Inc showed a return of -6.50% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -0.64% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 13.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Electricity firms.

NextEra Energy Inc stock and market return