Cons Edison Holding Dividend yield

 Price  88.96
 Dividend  3.24
 Earnings  4.78
 Cash-flow  11.41
 Book value  59.31
 Equity  58.29

Cons Edison Holding is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Cons Edison Holding is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Cons Edison Holding stock dividend

Cons Edison Holding paid a total dividend of 1,121 million USD last year, for a market value of 30,780 millions (Market Cap 30,814 millions). Cons Edison Holding dividend per share is 3.24 USD, and his stock market price 88.96 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cons Edison Holding has a dividend yield of 3.64%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Utilities 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 Cons Edison Holding stocks dividend with other Electricity companies or other of the best USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Cons Edison Holding

Cons Edison Holding Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cons Edison Holding to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.24 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.64%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cons Edison Holding payout on ernings is currently 67.78%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 39.34% and 60.08% respectively. Both figures show that Cons Edison Holding 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 Cons Edison Holding is USD 11.41 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.24, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Cons Edison Holding, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Cons Edison Holding payout

Cons Edison Holding Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Cons Edison Holding'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 Cons Edison Holding dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Electricity stocks.

Cons Edison Holding stock dividend history

Cons Edison Holding Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cons Edison Holding showed a return of -6.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.79% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -9.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Electricity firms.

Cons Edison Holding stock and market return