Amcor Dividend yield

 Price  17.82
 Dividend  0.70
 Earnings  0.90
 Cash-flow  1.34
 Book value  3.96
 Equity  4.07

Amcor is part of General Industrials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Amcor is a company from Australia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Amcor paid a total dividend of 1,052 million AUD last year, for a market value of 26,783 millions (Market Cap 26,779 millions). Dividend per share of Amcor is 0.70 AUD, and his stock market price 17.82 AUD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Amcor has a dividend yield of 3.91%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Australia. It is also bigger than average of Industrials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Amcor dividend yield with other General Industrials companies or firms from Australia.

Dividend yield of Amcor

Amcor Dividend Payout

About the ability of Amcor to maintain his current dividend of AUD 0.70 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.91%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Amcor payout on ernings is currently 77.78%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 40.22% and 36.22% respectively. Both figures show that Amcor 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 Amcor is AUD 1.34 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of AUD 0.70, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Amcor, compared againt world market average, Australia companies, Industrials industry and General Industrials sector companies.

Amcor payout

Amcor Dividend History

Year Yield  AUD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Amcor Stock performance

Finally, last moth Amcor showed a return of -3.60% compared to a worldwide -0.44% average, and a -1.21% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 1.90% versus a worldwide performance of a -6.34%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Australia and General Industrials firms.

Amcor stock and market return