Hennes & Mauritz B Dividend yield

 Price  167.48
 Dividend  6.50
 Earnings  3.28
 Cash-flow  15.09
 Book value  31.01
 Equity  34.17

Hennes & Mauritz B is part of General Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Hennes & Mauritz B is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hennes & Mauritz B stock dividend

Hennes & Mauritz B paid a total dividend of 9,328 million SEK last year, for a market value of 240,334 millions (Market Cap 110,286 millions). Hennes & Mauritz B dividend per share is 6.50 SEK, and his stock market price 167.48 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hennes & Mauritz B has a dividend yield of 3.88%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Hennes & Mauritz B stocks dividend with other General Retailers companies or other of the highest Sweden dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Hennes & Mauritz B

Hennes & Mauritz B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hennes & Mauritz B to maintain his current dividend of SEK 6.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.88%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hennes & Mauritz B payout on ernings is currently 198.17%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures show that Hennes & Mauritz B 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 Hennes & Mauritz B is SEK 15.09 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 6.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Hennes & Mauritz B, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Consumer Services industry and General Retailers sector companies.

Hennes & Mauritz B payout

Hennes & Mauritz B Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Hennes & Mauritz B's dividend stock, both in percentage and in SEK, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Hennes & Mauritz B dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Sweden stocks and that of the General Retailers stocks.

Hennes & Mauritz B stock dividend history

Hennes & Mauritz B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hennes & Mauritz B showed a return of -5.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 50.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and General Retailers firms.

Hennes & Mauritz B stock and market return