S&P Global Dividend yield

 Price  424.89
 Dividend  3.06
 Earnings  10.21
 Cash-flow  14.80
 Book value  0.00
 Equity  0.00

S&P Global is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. S&P Global is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

S&P Global paid a total dividend of 737 million USD last year, for a market value of 102,398 millions (Market Cap 102,161 millions). Dividend per share of S&P Global is 3.06 USD, and his stock market price 424.89 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, S&P Global has a dividend yield of 0.72%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare S&P Global dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of S&P Global

S&P Global Dividend Payout

About the ability of S&P Global to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.72%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). S&P Global payout on ernings is currently 29.97%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that S&P Globalcan 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 S&P Global is USD 14.80 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.06, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of S&P Global, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

S&P Global payout

S&P Global Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

S&P Global Stock performance

Finally, last moth S&P Global showed a return of -4.30% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 17.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Financial Services firms.

S&P Global stock and market return