Alexandria Real Estate Dividend yield

 Price  164.30
 Dividend  4.35
 Earnings  5.57
 Cash-flow  6.47
 Book value  86.47
 Equity  75.27

Alexandria Real Estate is part of Real Estate Investment Trusts business, which is part of Financials industry. Alexandria Real Estate is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Alexandria Real Estate paid a total dividend of 596 million USD last year, for a market value of 22,509 millions (Market Cap 22,215 millions). Dividend per share of Alexandria Real Estate is 4.35 USD, and his stock market price 164.30 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Alexandria Real Estate has a dividend yield of 2.65%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Alexandria Real Estate dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment Trusts companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Alexandria Real Estate

Alexandria Real Estate Dividend Payout

About the ability of Alexandria Real Estate to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.35 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.65%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Alexandria Real Estate payout on ernings is currently 78.10%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Alexandria Real Estate 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 Alexandria Real Estate is USD 6.47 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.35, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Alexandria Real Estate, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment Trusts sector companies.

Alexandria Real Estate payout

Alexandria Real Estate Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Alexandria Real Estate Stock performance

Finally, last moth Alexandria Real Estate showed a return of 2.90% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 19.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Real Estate Investment Trusts firms.

Alexandria Real Estate stock and market return