ORPEA Dividend yield

 Price  100.70
 Dividend  0.90
 Earnings  2.64
 Cash-flow  8.76
 Book value  53.00
 Equity  50.77

ORPEA is part of Health Care Equipment and Services business, which is part of Health Care industry. ORPEA is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

ORPEA paid a total dividend of 59 million EUR last year, for a market value of 6,546 millions (Market Cap 4,920 millions). Dividend per share of ORPEA is 0.90 EUR, and his stock market price 100.70 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, ORPEA has a dividend yield of 0.89%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from France. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare ORPEA dividend yield with other Health Care Equipment and Services companies or firms from France.

Dividend yield of ORPEA

ORPEA Dividend Payout

About the ability of ORPEA to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.90 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). ORPEA payout on ernings is currently 34.09%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Health Care industry, which are 39.27% and 31.41% respectively. Both figures show that ORPEA is in a good position to keep maintaining his dividend.

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 ORPEA is EUR 8.76 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.90, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of ORPEA, compared againt world market average, France companies, Health Care industry and Health Care Equipment and Services sector companies.

ORPEA payout

ORPEA Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

ORPEA Stock performance

Finally, last moth ORPEA showed a return of -5.50% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -3.33% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 3.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Health Care Equipment and Services firms.

ORPEA stock and market return