Bunzl Dividend yield

 Price  28.30
 Dividend  0.63
 Earnings  1.81
 Cash-flow  2.62
 Book value  8.09
 Equity  7.30

Bunzl is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Bunzl is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Bunzl stock dividend

Bunzl paid a total dividend of 213 million GBP last year, for a market value of 9,565 millions (Market Cap 9,543 millions). Bunzl dividend per share is 0.63 GBP, and his stock market price 28.30 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Bunzl has a dividend yield of 2.22%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Bunzl stocks dividend with other Support Services companies or other of the highest UK dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Bunzl

Bunzl Dividend Payout

About the ability of Bunzl to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.63 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Bunzl payout on ernings is currently 34.81%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Bunzlcan 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 Bunzl is GBP 2.62 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.63, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Bunzl, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Bunzl payout

Bunzl Dividend History

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

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Bunzl dividend stock, and compare it with the average of UK stocks and that of the Support Services stocks.

Bunzl stock dividend history

Bunzl Stock performance

Finally, last moth Bunzl showed a return of -2.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -1.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Support Services firms.

Bunzl stock and market return