Aramark Dividend yield

 Price  37.78
 Dividend  0.44
 Earnings  -1.59
 Cash-flow  0.70
 Book value  10.79
 Equity  11.95

Aramark is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Aramark is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Aramark paid a total dividend of 111 million USD last year, for a market value of 9,558 millions (Market Cap 8,593 millions). Dividend per share of Aramark is 0.44 USD, and his stock market price 37.78 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Aramark has a dividend yield of 1.16%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Aramark dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Aramark

Aramark Dividend Payout

About the ability of Aramark to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.44 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.16%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Aramark payout on ernings is currently -27.67%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.17% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Aramarkcan 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 Aramark is USD 0.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.44, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Aramark, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

Aramark payout

Aramark Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Aramark Stock performance

Finally, last moth Aramark showed a return of 1.80% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 89.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Travel and Leisure firms.

Aramark stock and market return