Regions Financial Dividend yield

 Price  18.34
 Dividend  0.96
 Earnings  2.29
 Cash-flow  3.33
 Book value  15.28
 Equity  16.47

Regions Financial is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Regions Financial is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Regions Financial stock dividend

Regions Financial paid a total dividend of 898 million USD last year, for a market value of 17,148 millions (Market Cap 17,108 millions). Regions Financial dividend per share is 0.96 USD, and his stock market price 18.34 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Regions Financial has a dividend yield of 5.23%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Regions Financial stocks dividend with other Banks companies or other of the best USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Regions Financial

Regions Financial Dividend Payout

About the ability of Regions Financial to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.96 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.23%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Regions Financial payout on ernings is currently 41.92%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Financials industry, which are 39.34% and 46.18% respectively. Both figures show that Regions Financial should not have problems to continue paying 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 Regions Financial is USD 3.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.96, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Regions Financial, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Regions Financial payout

Regions Financial Dividend History

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

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Regions Financial dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Banks stocks.

Regions Financial stock dividend history

Regions Financial Stock performance

Finally, last moth Regions Financial showed a return of -10.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.03% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -15.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Banks firms.

Regions Financial stock and market return