Ebay Dividend yield

 Price  44.78
 Dividend  1.00
 Earnings  -2.36
 Cash-flow  4.22
 Book value  9.73
 Equity  13.96

Ebay is part of General Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Ebay is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ebay stock dividend

Ebay paid a total dividend of 535 million USD last year, for a market value of 23,957 millions (Market Cap 23,888 millions). Ebay dividend per share is 1.00 USD, and his stock market price 44.78 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ebay has a dividend yield of 2.23%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Ebay stocks dividend with other General Retailers companies or other of the highest USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Ebay

Ebay Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ebay to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.23%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ebay payout on ernings is currently -42.37%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Ebaycan 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 Ebay is USD 4.22 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ebay, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Services industry and General Retailers sector companies.

Ebay payout

Ebay Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Ebay'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 Ebay dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the General Retailers stocks.

Ebay stock dividend history

Ebay Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ebay showed a return of 0.60% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 1.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and General Retailers firms.

Ebay stock and market return