Hewlett Packard Ente Dividend yield

 Price  16.71
 Dividend  0.48
 Earnings  2.93
 Cash-flow  4.52
 Book value  15.19
 Equity  13.95

Hewlett Packard Ente is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. Hewlett Packard Ente is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hewlett Packard Ente paid a total dividend of 624 million USD last year, for a market value of 21,740 millions (Market Cap 21,677 millions). Dividend per share of Hewlett Packard Ente is 0.48 USD, and his stock market price 16.71 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hewlett Packard Ente has a dividend yield of 2.87%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 Hewlett Packard Ente dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Hewlett Packard Ente

Hewlett Packard Ente Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hewlett Packard Ente to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.48 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.87%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hewlett Packard Ente payout on ernings is currently 16.38%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Hewlett Packard Entecan 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 Hewlett Packard Ente is USD 4.52 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.48, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Hewlett Packard Ente, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

Hewlett Packard Ente payout

Hewlett Packard Ente Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Hewlett Packard Ente Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hewlett Packard Ente showed a return of 5.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 6.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Software and Computer Services firms.

Hewlett Packard Ente stock and market return