Accenture Cl A Dividend yield

 Price  337.23
 Dividend  3.88
 Earnings  9.47
 Cash-flow  13.65
 Book value  29.58
 Equity  27.77

Accenture Cl A is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Accenture Cl A is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Accenture Cl A paid a total dividend of 2,468 million USD last year, for a market value of 214,478 millions (Market Cap 214,213 millions). Dividend per share of Accenture Cl A is 3.88 USD, and his stock market price 337.23 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Accenture Cl A has a dividend yield of 1.15%, 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 Accenture Cl A dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Accenture Cl A

Accenture Cl A Dividend Payout

About the ability of Accenture Cl A to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.88 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.15%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Accenture Cl A payout on ernings is currently 40.97%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that Accenture Cl A 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 Accenture Cl A is USD 13.65 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.88, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Accenture Cl A, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Accenture Cl A payout

Accenture Cl A Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Accenture Cl A Stock performance

Finally, last moth Accenture Cl A showed a return of 6.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 22.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Support Services firms.

Accenture Cl A stock and market return