Bureau Veritas S.A. Dividend yield

 Price  24.74
 Dividend  0.77
 Earnings  1.23
 Cash-flow  1.73
 Book value  4.12
 Equity  3.86

Bureau Veritas S.A. is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Bureau Veritas S.A. is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Bureau Veritas S.A. stock dividend

Bureau Veritas S.A. paid a total dividend of 348 million EUR last year, for a market value of 11,182 millions (Market Cap 7,055 millions). Bureau Veritas S.A. dividend per share is 0.77 EUR, and his stock market price 24.74 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Bureau Veritas S.A. has a dividend yield of 3.11%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Industrials 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 Bureau Veritas S.A. stocks dividend with other Support Services companies or other of the highest France dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Bureau Veritas S.A.

Bureau Veritas S.A. Dividend Payout

About the ability of Bureau Veritas S.A. to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.77 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.11%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Bureau Veritas S.A. payout on ernings is currently 62.60%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that Bureau Veritas S.A. 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 Bureau Veritas S.A. is EUR 1.73 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.77, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Bureau Veritas S.A., compared againt world market average, France companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Bureau Veritas S.A. payout

Bureau Veritas S.A. Dividend History

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

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Bureau Veritas S.A. dividend stock, and compare it with the average of France stocks and that of the Support Services stocks.

Bureau Veritas S.A. stock dividend history

Bureau Veritas S.A. Stock performance

Finally, last moth Bureau Veritas S.A. showed a return of -1.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -0.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Support Services firms.

Bureau Veritas S.A. stock and market return