Fortune Brands Home Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  74.28
 Dividend  1.12
 Earnings  6.14
 Cash-flow  5.09
 Book value  22.51
 Equity  21.47

Fortune Brands Home is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Fortune Brands Home is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Fortune Brands Home paid a total dividend of 152 million USD last year, for a market value of 10,102 millions (Market Cap 10,027 millions). Dividend per share of Fortune Brands Home is 1.12 USD, and his stock market price 74.28 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Fortune Brands Home has a dividend yield of 1.51%, 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 Fortune Brands Home dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Fortune Brands Home

Fortune Brands Home Dividend Payout

About the ability of Fortune Brands Home to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.12 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.51%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Fortune Brands Home payout on ernings is currently 18.24%, 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 Fortune Brands Homecan 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 Fortune Brands Home is USD 5.09 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.12, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Fortune Brands Home, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Fortune Brands Home payout

Fortune Brands Home Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.51%1.1218.24%136
20210.97%1.0423.74%136
20201.12%0.9627.99%138
20191.35%0.8828.57%140
20182.11%0.8023.81%142
20171.05%0.7224.74%152
20161.16%0.6428.96%153
20151.02%0.5651.85%159

*In millions

Fortune Brands Home Stock performance

Finally, last moth Fortune Brands Home showed a return of -14.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -22.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Construction and Materials firms.

Fortune Brands Home stock and market return