Aegon NV Dividend yield

 Price  4.05
 Dividend  0.06
 Earnings  0.06
 Cash-flow  -0.94
 Book value  10.13
 Equity  10.00

Aegon NV is part of Life Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Aegon NV is a company from Netherlands, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Aegon NV paid a total dividend of 122 million EUR last year, for a market value of 8,258 millions (Market Cap 7,120 millions). Dividend per share of Aegon NV is 0.06 EUR, and his stock market price 4.05 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Aegon NV has a dividend yield of 1.48%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Netherlands. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Aegon NV dividend yield with other Life Insurance companies or firms from Netherlands.

Dividend yield of Aegon NV

Aegon NV Dividend Payout

About the ability of Aegon NV to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Aegon NV payout on ernings is currently 100.00%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Aegon NV 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 Aegon NV is EUR -0.94 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.06, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Aegon NV, compared againt world market average, Netherlands companies, Financials industry and Life Insurance sector companies.

Aegon NV payout

Aegon NV Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Aegon NV Stock performance

Finally, last moth Aegon NV showed a return of 2.40% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 75.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Netherlands and Life Insurance firms.

Aegon NV stock and market return