American Intl Group Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  46.21
 Dividend  1.28
 Earnings  -6.90
 Cash-flow  1.21
 Book value  57.76
 Equity  61.06

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

American Intl Group paid a total dividend of 1,102 million USD last year, for a market value of 39,787 millions (Market Cap 39,737 millions). Dividend per share of American Intl Group is 1.28 USD, and his stock market price 46.21 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, American Intl Group has a dividend yield of 2.77%, 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 American Intl Group dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of American Intl Group

American Intl Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of American Intl Group to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.28 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.77%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). American Intl Group payout on ernings is currently -18.55%, 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 American Intl Groupcan 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 American Intl Group is USD 1.21 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.28, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

American Intl Group payout

American Intl Group Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.77%1.28-18.55%861
20203.38%1.2833.16%861
20192.49%1.280.00%870
20183.25%1.28185.51%888
20172.15%1.28-136.17%903
20162.02%1.2862.44%1,071
20151.76%1.1218.33%1,237

*In millions

American Intl Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth American Intl Group showed a return of 5.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 90.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Nonlife Insurance firms.

American Intl Group stock and market return