CME Group Dividend yield

 Price  237.86
 Dividend  4.00
 Earnings  7.96
 Cash-flow  6.68
 Book value  76.73
 Equity  75.09

CME Group is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. CME Group is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

CME Group paid a total dividend of 1,436 million USD last year, for a market value of 85,392 millions (Market Cap 85,155 millions). Dividend per share of CME Group is 4.00 USD, and his stock market price 237.86 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, CME Group has a dividend yield of 1.68%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare CME Group dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of CME Group

CME Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of CME Group to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.68%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). CME Group payout on ernings is currently 50.25%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures show that CME Group 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 CME Group is USD 6.68 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of CME Group, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

CME Group payout

CME Group Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

CME Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth CME Group showed a return of 0.60% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 16.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Financial Services firms.

CME Group stock and market return