Reply Dividend yield

 Price  150.00
 Dividend  0.56
 Earnings  3.46
 Cash-flow  6.12
 Book value  18.07
 Equity  16.80

Reply is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. Reply is a company from Italy, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Reply paid a total dividend of 21 million EUR last year, for a market value of 5,550 millions (Market Cap 3,379 millions). Dividend per share of Reply is 0.56 EUR, and his stock market price 150.00 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Reply has a dividend yield of 0.37%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Italy. 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 Reply dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from Italy.

Dividend yield of Reply

Reply Dividend Payout

About the ability of Reply to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.56 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.37%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Reply payout on ernings is currently 16.18%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Replycan 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 Reply is EUR 6.12 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.56, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Reply, compared againt world market average, Italy companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

Reply payout

Reply Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Reply Stock performance

Finally, last moth Reply showed a return of 3.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 39.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Italy and Software and Computer Services firms.

Reply stock and market return