Analog Devices Dividend yield

 Price  181.78
 Dividend  3.44
 Earnings  9.42
 Cash-flow  8.87
 Book value  72.71
 Equity  73.59

Analog Devices is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Analog Devices is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Analog Devices stock dividend

Analog Devices paid a total dividend of 1,741 million USD last year, for a market value of 91,981 millions (Market Cap 91,777 millions). Analog Devices dividend per share is 3.44 USD, and his stock market price 181.78 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Analog Devices has a dividend yield of 1.89%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Analog Devices stocks dividend with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or other of the high USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Analog Devices

Analog Devices Dividend Payout

About the ability of Analog Devices to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.44 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Analog Devices payout on ernings is currently 36.52%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Technology industry, which are 39.34% and 35.32% respectively. Both figures show that Analog Devices is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 Analog Devices is USD 8.87 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.44, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Analog Devices, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Analog Devices payout

Analog Devices Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Analog Devices's dividend stock, both in percentage and in USD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Analog Devices dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Technology Hardware and Equip. stocks.

Analog Devices stock dividend history

Analog Devices Stock performance

Finally, last moth Analog Devices showed a return of -8.90% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.32% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 20.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Analog Devices stock and market return