Garmin Ltd Dividend yield

 Price  118.61
 Dividend  2.68
 Earnings  5.90
 Cash-flow  5.27
 Book value  32.06
 Equity  30.26

Garmin Ltd is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Garmin Ltd is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Garmin Ltd paid a total dividend of 515 million USD last year, for a market value of 22,773 millions (Market Cap 17,916 millions). Dividend per share of Garmin Ltd is 2.68 USD, and his stock market price 118.61 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Garmin Ltd has a dividend yield of 2.26%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Garmin Ltd dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Garmin Ltd

Garmin Ltd Dividend Payout

About the ability of Garmin Ltd to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.68 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.26%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Garmin Ltd payout on ernings is currently 45.42%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures show that Garmin Ltd 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 Garmin Ltd is USD 5.27 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.68, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Garmin Ltd, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Garmin Ltd payout

Garmin Ltd Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Garmin Ltd Stock performance

Finally, last moth Garmin Ltd showed a return of 7.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -10.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Garmin Ltd stock and market return