Elbit Systems Dividend yield

 Price  469.60
 Dividend  5.73
 Earnings  21.44
 Cash-flow  21.54
 Book value  161.93
 Equity  164.92

Elbit Systems is part of Aerospace and Defense business, which is part of Industrials industry. Elbit Systems is a company from Israel, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Elbit Systems paid a total dividend of 252 million ILS last year, for a market value of 20,662 millions (Market Cap 1,143,470 millions). Dividend per share of Elbit Systems is 5.73 ILS, and his stock market price 469.60 ILS.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Elbit Systems has a dividend yield of 1.22%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Israel. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Elbit Systems dividend yield with other Aerospace and Defense companies or firms from Israel.

Dividend yield of Elbit Systems

Elbit Systems Dividend Payout

About the ability of Elbit Systems to maintain his current dividend of ILS 5.73 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Elbit Systems payout on ernings is currently 26.73%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.39% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Elbit Systemscan 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 Elbit Systems is ILS 21.54 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ILS 5.73, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Elbit Systems, compared againt world market average, Israel companies, Industrials industry and Aerospace and Defense sector companies.

Elbit Systems payout

Elbit Systems Dividend History

Year Yield  ILS  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Elbit Systems Stock performance

Finally, last moth Elbit Systems showed a return of 0.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 12.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Israel and Aerospace and Defense firms.

Elbit Systems stock and market return