Philips Lighting NV Dividend yield

 Price  26.14
 Dividend  1.50
 Earnings  5.33
 Cash-flow  3.00
 Book value  23.76
 Equity  21.24

Philips Lighting NV is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Philips Lighting NV is a company from Netherlands, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Philips Lighting NV stock dividend

Philips Lighting NV paid a total dividend of 188 million EUR last year, for a market value of 3,268 millions (Market Cap 3,272 millions). Philips Lighting NV dividend per share is 1.50 EUR, and his stock market price 26.14 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Philips Lighting NV has a dividend yield of 5.74%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Netherlands. It is also bigger than average of Industrials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Philips Lighting NV stocks dividend with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or other of the high Netherlands dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Philips Lighting NV

Philips Lighting NV Dividend Payout

About the ability of Philips Lighting NV to maintain his current dividend of EUR 1.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.74%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Philips Lighting NV payout on ernings is currently 28.14%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Philips Lighting NVcan maintain his current 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 Philips Lighting NV is EUR 3.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 1.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Philips Lighting NV, compared againt world market average, Netherlands companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Philips Lighting NV payout

Philips Lighting NV Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Philips Lighting NV's dividend stock, both in percentage and in EUR, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Philips Lighting NV Stock performance

Finally, last moth Philips Lighting NV showed a return of -8.50% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -7.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Netherlands and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Philips Lighting NV stock and market return