Cintas Corp Dividend yield

 Price  341.31
 Dividend  4.27
 Earnings  9.72
 Cash-flow  12.41
 Book value  31.03
 Equity  30.00

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

Cintas Corp paid a total dividend of 444 million USD last year, for a market value of 35,496 millions (Market Cap 30,034 millions). Dividend per share of Cintas Corp is 4.27 USD, and his stock market price 341.31 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cintas Corp has a dividend yield of 1.25%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. 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 Cintas Corp dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Cintas Corp

Cintas Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cintas Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.27 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.25%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cintas Corp payout on ernings is currently 43.93%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.16% and 33.11% respectively. Both figures show that Cintas Corp 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 Cintas Corp is USD 12.41 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.27, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Cintas Corp payout

Cintas Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Cintas Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cintas Corp showed a return of 5.20% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 5.41% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 97.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Support Services firms.

Cintas Corp stock and market return