Church & Dwight Dividend yield

 Price  96.77
 Dividend  1.09
 Earnings  2.32
 Cash-flow  3.62
 Book value  14.23
 Equity  13.81

Church & Dwight is part of Household Goods and Home Constr. business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Church & Dwight is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Church & Dwight stock dividend

Church & Dwight paid a total dividend of 266 million USD last year, for a market value of 23,612 millions (Market Cap 23,594 millions). Church & Dwight dividend per share is 1.09 USD, and his stock market price 96.77 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Church & Dwight has a dividend yield of 1.13%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Church & Dwight stocks dividend with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or other of the best USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Church & Dwight

Church & Dwight Dividend Payout

About the ability of Church & Dwight to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.09 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.13%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Church & Dwight payout on ernings is currently 46.98%, 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 Church & Dwight 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 Church & Dwight is USD 3.62 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.09, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Church & Dwight, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Household Goods and Home Constr. sector companies.

Church & Dwight payout

Church & Dwight Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Church & Dwight'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 Church & Dwight dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Household Goods and Home Constr. stocks.

Church & Dwight stock dividend history

Church & Dwight Stock performance

Finally, last moth Church & Dwight showed a return of 1.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.86% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 15.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Household Goods and Home Constr. firms.

Church & Dwight stock and market return