Activision Blizzard Dividend yield

 Price  80.11
 Dividend  0.47
 Earnings  3.93
 Cash-flow  3.11
 Book value  22.89
 Equity  21.02

Activision Blizzard is part of Leisure Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Activision Blizzard is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Activision Blizzard paid a total dividend of 365 million USD last year, for a market value of 62,245 millions (Market Cap 61,778 millions). Dividend per share of Activision Blizzard is 0.47 USD, and his stock market price 80.11 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Activision Blizzard has a dividend yield of 0.59%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Activision Blizzard dividend yield with other Leisure Goods companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Activision Blizzard

Activision Blizzard Dividend Payout

About the ability of Activision Blizzard to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.47 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Activision Blizzard payout on ernings is currently 11.96%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Activision Blizzardcan 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 Activision Blizzard is USD 3.11 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.47, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Activision Blizzard, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Leisure Goods sector companies.

Activision Blizzard payout

Activision Blizzard Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Activision Blizzard Stock performance

Finally, last moth Activision Blizzard showed a return of -1.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -13.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Leisure Goods firms.

Activision Blizzard stock and market return