Fedex Corporation Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  231.39
 Dividend  3.01
 Earnings  18.81
 Cash-flow  37.93
 Book value  92.56
 Equity  80.04

Fedex Corporation is part of Industrial Transportation business, which is part of Industrials industry. Fedex Corporation is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Fedex Corporation paid a total dividend of 798 million USD last year, for a market value of 61,318 millions (Market Cap 56,651 millions). Dividend per share of Fedex Corporation is 3.01 USD, and his stock market price 231.39 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Fedex Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.30%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. 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 Fedex Corporation dividend yield with other Industrial Transportation companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Fedex Corporation

Fedex Corporation Dividend Payout

About the ability of Fedex Corporation to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.30%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Fedex Corporation payout on ernings is currently 16.00%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Fedex Corporationcan 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 Fedex Corporation is USD 37.93 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Fedex Corporation, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Transportation sector companies.

Fedex Corporation payout

Fedex Corporation Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.30%3.0116.00%265
20211.16%3.0016.01%265
20201.00%2.6050.29%261
20191.72%2.60124.40%261
20181.61%2.6022.57%264
20170.80%2.0017.32%267
20160.83%1.5923.08%266
20150.63%1.0026.53%284

*In millions

Fedex Corporation Stock performance

Finally, last moth Fedex Corporation showed a return of 4.10% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -18.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Industrial Transportation firms.

Fedex Corporation stock and market return