Electronic Arts Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  126.51
 Dividend  0.68
 Earnings  3.10
 Cash-flow  6.88
 Book value  28.11
 Equity  27.19

Electronic Arts is part of Leisure Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Electronic Arts is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Electronic Arts paid a total dividend of 191 million USD last year, for a market value of 35,549 millions (Market Cap 35,386 millions). Dividend per share of Electronic Arts is 0.68 USD, and his stock market price 126.51 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Electronic Arts has a dividend yield of 0.54%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Electronic Arts dividend yield with other Leisure Goods companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Dividend Payout

About the ability of Electronic Arts to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.68 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.54%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Electronic Arts payout on ernings is currently 21.94%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Electronic Artscan 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 Electronic Arts is USD 6.88 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.68, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Electronic Arts, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Leisure Goods sector companies.

Electronic Arts payout

Electronic Arts Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.54%0.6821.94%281
20210.52%0.6922.55%285
20200.12%0.171.60%290
20190.00%0.000.00%295
20180.00%0.000.00%302
20170.00%0.000.00%308
20160.00%0.000.00%301
20150.00%0.000.00%313

*In millions

Electronic Arts Stock performance

Finally, last moth Electronic Arts showed a return of -2.80% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -6.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Leisure Goods firms.

Electronic Arts stock and market return