Avery Dennison Corp Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  207.21
 Dividend  2.71
 Earnings  7.32
 Cash-flow  9.05
 Book value  17.86
 Equity  16.23

Avery Dennison Corp is part of Chemicals business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Avery Dennison Corp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Avery Dennison Corp paid a total dividend of 225 million USD last year, for a market value of 17,198 millions (Market Cap 17,110 millions). Dividend per share of Avery Dennison Corp is 2.71 USD, and his stock market price 207.21 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Avery Dennison Corp has a dividend yield of 1.31%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Avery Dennison Corp dividend yield with other Chemicals companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Avery Dennison Corp

Avery Dennison Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Avery Dennison Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.71 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Avery Dennison Corp payout on ernings is currently 37.02%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.27% and 51.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Avery Dennison Corpcan 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 Avery Dennison Corp is USD 9.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.71, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Avery Dennison Corp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Basic Materials industry and Chemicals sector companies.

Avery Dennison Corp payout

Avery Dennison Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.31%2.7137.02%83
20201.60%2.4860.49%83
20191.77%2.3237.97%84
20182.32%2.0835.68%87
20171.57%1.8041.57%89
20162.28%1.6443.27%89
20152.24%1.4842.41%91

*In millions

Avery Dennison Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Avery Dennison Corp showed a return of -8.10% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 62.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Chemicals firms.

Avery Dennison Corp stock and market return