Snap-On Inc Dividend yield

 Price  171.14
 Dividend  4.91
 Earnings  13.16
 Cash-flow  12.40
 Book value  63.39
 Equity  59.82

Snap-On Inc is part of Household Goods and Home Constr. business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Snap-On Inc is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Snap-On Inc paid a total dividend of 265 million USD last year, for a market value of 9,242 millions (Market Cap 9,175 millions). Dividend per share of Snap-On Inc is 4.91 USD, and his stock market price 171.14 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Snap-On Inc has a dividend yield of 2.87%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods 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 Snap-On Inc dividend yield with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Snap-On Inc

Snap-On Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Snap-On Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.91 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.87%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Snap-On Inc payout on ernings is currently 37.31%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.57% and 36.83% respectively. Both figures show that Snap-On Inc is in a good position to keep maintaining 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 Snap-On Inc is USD 12.40 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.91, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Snap-On Inc, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Household Goods and Home Constr. sector companies.

Snap-On Inc payout

Snap-On Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Snap-On Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Snap-On Inc showed a return of -2.70% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 4.60% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 1.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Household Goods and Home Constr. firms.

Snap-On Inc stock and market return