Lennar Class A Dividend yield

 Price  81.17
 Dividend  1.50
 Earnings  14.76
 Cash-flow  8.54
 Book value  67.64
 Equity  65.60

Lennar Class A is part of Household Goods and Home Constr. business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Lennar Class A is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Lennar Class A paid a total dividend of 392 million USD last year, for a market value of 21,185 millions (Market Cap 20,837 millions). Dividend per share of Lennar Class A is 1.50 USD, and his stock market price 81.17 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Lennar Class A has a dividend yield of 1.85%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Lennar Class A dividend yield with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Lennar Class A

Lennar Class A Dividend Payout

About the ability of Lennar Class A to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.85%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Lennar Class A payout on ernings is currently 10.16%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Lennar Class Acan 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 Lennar Class A is USD 8.54 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Lennar Class A, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Household Goods and Home Constr. sector companies.

Lennar Class A payout

Lennar Class A Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Lennar Class A Stock performance

Finally, last moth Lennar Class A showed a return of -9.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -19.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Household Goods and Home Constr. firms.

Lennar Class A stock and market return