Allstate Corp Dividend yield

 Price  114.90
 Dividend  3.24
 Earnings  18.24
 Cash-flow  17.95
 Book value  82.07
 Equity  76.64

Allstate Corp is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Allstate Corp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Allstate Corp paid a total dividend of 985 million USD last year, for a market value of 34,930 millions (Market Cap 34,784 millions). Dividend per share of Allstate Corp is 3.24 USD, and his stock market price 114.90 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Allstate Corp has a dividend yield of 2.82%, 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 Allstate Corp dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Allstate Corp

Allstate Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Allstate Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.24 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Allstate Corp payout on ernings is currently 17.76%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Allstate Corpcan 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 Allstate Corp is USD 17.95 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.24, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Allstate Corp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

Allstate Corp payout

Allstate Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Allstate Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Allstate Corp showed a return of 7.80% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 25.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Allstate Corp stock and market return