Amdocs Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  70.15
 Dividend  1.44
 Earnings  4.38
 Cash-flow  5.01
 Book value  28.06
 Equity  27.20

Amdocs is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. Amdocs is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Amdocs paid a total dividend of 189 million USD last year, for a market value of 9,190 millions (Market Cap 9,033 millions). Dividend per share of Amdocs is 1.44 USD, and his stock market price 70.15 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Amdocs has a dividend yield of 2.05%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Amdocs dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Amdocs

Amdocs Dividend Payout

About the ability of Amdocs to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.44 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.05%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Amdocs payout on ernings is currently 32.88%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.17% and 35.02% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Amdocscan 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 Amdocs is USD 5.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.44, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Amdocs, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

Amdocs payout

Amdocs Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.05%1.4432.88%131
20201.85%1.3130.25%133
20191.58%1.1427.47%137
20181.71%1.0030.86%144
20171.34%0.8823.53%145
20161.32%0.7822.87%151
20151.20%0.6820.54%156

*In millions

Amdocs Stock performance

Finally, last moth Amdocs showed a return of -7.50% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.70% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Software and Computer Services firms.

Amdocs stock and market return