America Movil L Dividend yield

 Price  17.17
 Dividend  0.64
 Earnings  3.37
 Cash-flow  3.73
 Book value  6.13
 Equity  5.10

America Movil L is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. America Movil L is a company from Mexico, and his stocks are publicly traded.

America Movil L paid a total dividend of 27,536 million MXN last year, for a market value of 738,739 millions (Market Cap 490,312 millions). Dividend per share of America Movil L is 0.64 MXN, and his stock market price 17.17 MXN.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, America Movil L has a dividend yield of 3.73%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Mexico. However, it is lower than the average of Telecommunications 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 America Movil L dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from Mexico.

Dividend yield of America Movil L

America Movil L Dividend Payout

About the ability of America Movil L to maintain his current dividend of MXN 0.64 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.73%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). America Movil L payout on ernings is currently 18.99%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 40.22% and 47.83% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that America Movil Lcan 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 America Movil L is MXN 3.73 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of MXN 0.64, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of America Movil L, compared againt world market average, Mexico companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

America Movil L payout

America Movil L Dividend History

Year Yield  MXN  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

America Movil L Stock performance

Finally, last moth America Movil L showed a return of -11.50% compared to a worldwide -0.44% average, and a -1.22% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -13.20% versus a worldwide performance of a -6.34%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Mexico and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

America Movil L stock and market return