Axfood Dividend yield

 Price  264.70
 Dividend  7.89
 Earnings  11.76
 Cash-flow  27.57
 Book value  30.78
 Equity  26.79

Axfood is part of Personal Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Axfood is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Axfood stock dividend

Axfood paid a total dividend of 1,704 million SEK last year, for a market value of 57,175 millions (Market Cap 28,505 millions). Axfood dividend per share is 7.89 SEK, and his stock market price 264.70 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Axfood has a dividend yield of 2.98%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Axfood stocks dividend with other Personal Goods companies or other of the high Sweden dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Axfood

Axfood Dividend Payout

About the ability of Axfood to maintain his current dividend of SEK 7.89 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.98%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Axfood payout on ernings is currently 67.09%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.34% and 40.18% respectively. Both figures show that Axfood can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Axfood is SEK 27.57 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 7.89, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Axfood, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Consumer Goods industry and Personal Goods sector companies.

Axfood payout

Axfood Dividend History

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

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Axfood Stock performance

Finally, last moth Axfood showed a return of -1.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.86% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -17.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Personal Goods firms.

Axfood stock and market return