Schneider Electric Dividend yield

 Price  158.58
 Dividend  3.16
 Earnings  7.52
 Cash-flow  7.74
 Book value  45.31
 Equity  44.50

Schneider Electric is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Schneider Electric is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Schneider Electric stock dividend

Schneider Electric paid a total dividend of 1,766 million EUR last year, for a market value of 88,646 millions (Market Cap 84,559 millions). Schneider Electric dividend per share is 3.16 EUR, and his stock market price 158.58 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Schneider Electric has a dividend yield of 1.99%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from France. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Schneider Electric stocks dividend with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or other of the high France dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric Dividend Payout

About the ability of Schneider Electric to maintain his current dividend of EUR 3.16 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.99%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Schneider Electric payout on ernings is currently 42.02%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that Schneider Electric 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 Schneider Electric is EUR 7.74 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 3.16, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Schneider Electric, compared againt world market average, France companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Schneider Electric payout

Schneider Electric Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Schneider Electric'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

Then you can see the evolution of Schneider Electric dividend stock, and compare it with the average of France stocks and that of the Electronic and Electrical Equipment stocks.

Schneider Electric stock dividend history

Schneider Electric Stock performance

Finally, last moth Schneider Electric showed a return of -2.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 33.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Schneider Electric stock and market return