Xylem Inc. Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  91.10
 Dividend  1.20
 Earnings  3.08
 Cash-flow  2.99
 Book value  17.86
 Equity  17.21

Xylem Inc. is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. Xylem Inc. is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Xylem Inc. paid a total dividend of 216 million USD last year, for a market value of 16,398 millions (Market Cap 16,286 millions). Dividend per share of Xylem Inc. is 1.20 USD, and his stock market price 91.10 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Xylem Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.32%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. 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 Xylem Inc. dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Xylem Inc.

Xylem Inc. Dividend Payout

About the ability of Xylem Inc. to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.32%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Xylem Inc. payout on ernings is currently 38.96%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 40.22% and 36.22% respectively. Both figures show that Xylem 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 Xylem Inc. is USD 2.99 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Xylem Inc., compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Xylem Inc. payout

Xylem Inc. Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.32%1.2038.96%180
20210.93%1.1251.85%180
20201.02%1.0434.67%180
20191.22%0.9624.62%180
20181.26%0.8430.11%180
20171.06%0.7240.00%180
20161.20%0.6228.84%179
20151.51%0.5627.45%183

*In millions

Xylem Inc. Stock performance

Finally, last moth Xylem Inc. showed a return of -1.00% compared to a worldwide -0.44% average, and a -1.21% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -33.20% versus a worldwide performance of a -6.34%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Industrial Engineering firms.

Xylem Inc. stock and market return