Ford Motor Company Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  16.91
 Dividend  0.40
 Earnings  4.45
 Cash-flow  3.93
 Book value  12.08
 Equity  9.82

Ford Motor Company is part of Automobiles and Parts business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Ford Motor Company is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ford Motor Company paid a total dividend of 1,568 million USD last year, for a market value of 66,304 millions (Market Cap 66,075 millions). Dividend per share of Ford Motor Company is 0.40 USD, and his stock market price 16.91 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ford Motor Company has a dividend yield of 2.37%, 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 Ford Motor Company dividend yield with other Automobiles and Parts companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ford Motor Company to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.40 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.37%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ford Motor Company payout on ernings is currently 8.99%, 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 Ford Motor Companycan 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 Ford Motor Company is USD 3.93 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.40, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ford Motor Company, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Automobiles and Parts sector companies.

Ford Motor Company payout

Ford Motor Company Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.37%0.408.99%3,921
20211.93%0.40-125.00%3,921
20206.83%0.600.00%3,906
20196.45%0.6067.42%3,919
20187.84%0.6032.97%3,914
20174.80%0.6051.72%3,911
20165.02%0.6032.09%3,885
20154.19%0.6074.07%3,885

*In millions

Ford Motor Company Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ford Motor Company showed a return of -3.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 38.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Automobiles and Parts firms.

Ford Motor Company stock and market return