Citizens Financial G Dividend yield

 Price  45.33
 Dividend  1.56
 Earnings  5.74
 Cash-flow  5.33
 Book value  50.37
 Equity  49.48

Citizens Financial G is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Citizens Financial G is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Citizens Financial G paid a total dividend of 665 million USD last year, for a market value of 19,311 millions (Market Cap 19,217 millions). Dividend per share of Citizens Financial G is 1.56 USD, and his stock market price 45.33 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Citizens Financial G has a dividend yield of 3.44%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Citizens Financial G dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Citizens Financial G

Citizens Financial G Dividend Payout

About the ability of Citizens Financial G to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.56 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.44%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Citizens Financial G payout on ernings is currently 27.18%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Citizens Financial Gcan maintain his current dividend.

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 Citizens Financial G is USD 5.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.56, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Citizens Financial G payout

Citizens Financial G Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Citizens Financial G Stock performance

Finally, last moth Citizens Financial G showed a return of -13.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Banks firms.

Citizens Financial G stock and market return