Resmed Inc Dividend yield

 Price  242.51
 Dividend  1.67
 Earnings  3.82
 Cash-flow  5.06
 Book value  19.88
 Equity  18.45

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

Resmed Inc paid a total dividend of 244 million USD last year, for a market value of 35,406 millions (Market Cap 34,820 millions). Dividend per share of Resmed Inc is 1.67 USD, and his stock market price 242.51 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Resmed Inc has a dividend yield of 0.69%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. 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 Resmed Inc dividend yield with other Health Care Equipment and Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Resmed Inc

Resmed Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Resmed Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.67 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.69%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Resmed Inc payout on ernings is currently 43.72%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.25% and 29.07% respectively. Both figures show that Resmed 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 Resmed Inc is USD 5.06 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.67, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Resmed Inc payout

Resmed Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Resmed Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Resmed Inc showed a return of -1.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.32% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 25.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Health Care Equipment and Services firms.

Resmed Inc stock and market return