Keycorp Dividend yield

 Price  22.38
 Dividend  0.78
 Earnings  2.76
 Cash-flow  1.24
 Book value  17.22
 Equity  16.93

Keycorp is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Keycorp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Keycorp paid a total dividend of 726 million USD last year, for a market value of 20,836 millions (Market Cap 20,723 millions). Dividend per share of Keycorp is 0.78 USD, and his stock market price 22.38 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Keycorp has a dividend yield of 3.49%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Keycorp dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Keycorp

Keycorp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Keycorp to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.78 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.49%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Keycorp payout on ernings is currently 28.26%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Keycorpcan 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 Keycorp is USD 1.24 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.78, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Keycorp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Keycorp payout

Keycorp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Keycorp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Keycorp showed a return of -10.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 12.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Banks firms.

Keycorp stock and market return