Grifols Dividend yield

 Price  22.33
 Dividend  0.36
 Earnings  1.10
 Cash-flow  1.64
 Book value  7.44
 Equity  7.24

Grifols is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Grifols is a company from Spain, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Grifols paid a total dividend of 153 million EUR last year, for a market value of 9,513 millions (Market Cap 7,380 millions). Dividend per share of Grifols is 0.36 EUR, and his stock market price 22.33 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Grifols has a dividend yield of 1.62%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Health Care 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 Grifols dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Spain.

Dividend yield of Grifols

Grifols Dividend Payout

About the ability of Grifols to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.36 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Grifols payout on ernings is currently 32.73%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.17% and 28.58% respectively. Both figures show that Grifols is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 Grifols is EUR 1.64 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.36, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Grifols, compared againt world market average, Spain companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Grifols payout

Grifols Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Grifols Stock performance

Finally, last moth Grifols showed a return of 7.30% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.00% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -28.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Spain and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Grifols stock and market return