Exxon Mobil Corp Dividend yield

 Price  82.59
 Dividend  3.52
 Earnings  5.43
 Cash-flow  11.31
 Book value  39.33
 Equity  38.51

Exxon Mobil Corp is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Exxon Mobil Corp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Exxon Mobil Corp paid a total dividend of 14,904 million USD last year, for a market value of 349,686 millions (Market Cap 349,358 millions). Dividend per share of Exxon Mobil Corp is 3.52 USD, and his stock market price 82.59 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Exxon Mobil Corp has a dividend yield of 4.26%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Exxon Mobil Corp dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Exxon Mobil Corp

Exxon Mobil Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Exxon Mobil Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.52 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.26%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Exxon Mobil Corp payout on ernings is currently 64.83%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.25% and 49.79% respectively. Both figures show that Exxon Mobil Corp 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 Exxon Mobil Corp is USD 11.31 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.52, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Exxon Mobil Corp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Exxon Mobil Corp payout

Exxon Mobil Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Exxon Mobil Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Exxon Mobil Corp showed a return of 5.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 4.54% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 47.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Exxon Mobil Corp stock and market return