Deutsche Telekom Dividend yield

 Price  17.17
 Dividend  0.60
 Earnings  2.23
 Cash-flow  5.05
 Book value  7.47
 Equity  7.10

Deutsche Telekom is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. Deutsche Telekom is a company from Germany, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Deutsche Telekom paid a total dividend of 2,846 million EUR last year, for a market value of 81,437 millions (Market Cap 55,393 millions). Dividend per share of Deutsche Telekom is 0.60 EUR, and his stock market price 17.17 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Deutsche Telekom has a dividend yield of 3.49%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Germany. However, it is lower than the average of Telecommunications 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 Deutsche Telekom dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from Germany.

Dividend yield of Deutsche Telekom

Deutsche Telekom Dividend Payout

About the ability of Deutsche Telekom to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.60 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.49%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Deutsche Telekom payout on ernings is currently 26.91%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 38.17% and 54.76% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Deutsche Telekomcan 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 Deutsche Telekom is EUR 5.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.60, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Deutsche Telekom, compared againt world market average, Germany companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

Deutsche Telekom payout

Deutsche Telekom Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Deutsche Telekom Stock performance

Finally, last moth Deutsche Telekom showed a return of 14.20% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.59% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 45.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Germany and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

Deutsche Telekom stock and market return