Host Hotels & Resort Dividend yield

 Price  16.85
 Dividend  0.80
 Earnings  -1.04
 Cash-flow  -0.44
 Book value  8.87
 Equity  9.72

Host Hotels & Resort is part of Real Estate Investment Trusts business, which is part of Financials industry. Host Hotels & Resort is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Host Hotels & Resort paid a total dividend of 564 million USD last year, for a market value of 11,879 millions (Market Cap 11,739 millions). Dividend per share of Host Hotels & Resort is 0.80 USD, and his stock market price 16.85 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Host Hotels & Resort has a dividend yield of 4.75%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Host Hotels & Resort dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment Trusts companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Host Hotels & Resort

Host Hotels & Resort Dividend Payout

About the ability of Host Hotels & Resort to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.75%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Host Hotels & Resort payout on ernings is currently -76.92%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.16% and 41.40% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Host Hotels & Resortcan 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 Host Hotels & Resort is USD -0.44 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.80, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Host Hotels & Resort, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment Trusts sector companies.

Host Hotels & Resort payout

Host Hotels & Resort Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Host Hotels & Resort Stock performance

Finally, last moth Host Hotels & Resort showed a return of 1.60% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.06% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 52.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Real Estate Investment Trusts firms.

Host Hotels & Resort stock and market return