Cnp Assurance Dividend yield

 Price  21.80
 Dividend  0.77
 Earnings  2.45
 Cash-flow  6.61
 Book value  27.25
 Equity  27.84

Cnp Assurance is part of Life Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Cnp Assurance is a company from France, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Cnp Assurance paid a total dividend of 528 million EUR last year, for a market value of 14,955 millions (Market Cap 3,254 millions). Dividend per share of Cnp Assurance is 0.77 EUR, and his stock market price 21.80 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cnp Assurance has a dividend yield of 3.53%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from France. 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 Cnp Assurance dividend yield with other Life Insurance companies or firms from France.

Dividend yield of Cnp Assurance

Cnp Assurance Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cnp Assurance to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.77 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.53%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cnp Assurance payout on ernings is currently 31.43%, 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 Cnp Assurancecan 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 Cnp Assurance is EUR 6.61 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.77, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Cnp Assurance, compared againt world market average, France companies, Financials industry and Life Insurance sector companies.

Cnp Assurance payout

Cnp Assurance Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Cnp Assurance Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cnp Assurance showed a return of 0.10% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 34.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for France and Life Insurance firms.

Cnp Assurance stock and market return