Campbell Soup Dividend yield

 Price  41.70
 Dividend  1.48
 Earnings  2.67
 Cash-flow  3.93
 Book value  11.27
 Equity  10.85

Campbell Soup is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Campbell Soup is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Campbell Soup stock dividend

Campbell Soup paid a total dividend of 444 million USD last year, for a market value of 12,510 millions (Market Cap 7,958 millions). Campbell Soup dividend per share is 1.48 USD, and his stock market price 41.70 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Campbell Soup has a dividend yield of 3.55%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Campbell Soup stocks dividend with other Food Producers companies or other of the best USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Campbell Soup

Campbell Soup Dividend Payout

About the ability of Campbell Soup to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.48 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.55%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Campbell Soup payout on ernings is currently 55.43%, 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 Campbell Soup 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 Campbell Soup is USD 3.93 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.48, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Campbell Soup, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Campbell Soup payout

Campbell Soup Dividend History

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

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Campbell Soup dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Food Producers stocks.

Campbell Soup stock dividend history

Campbell Soup Stock performance

Finally, last moth Campbell Soup showed a return of -9.00% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.86% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -17.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Food Producers firms.

Campbell Soup stock and market return