MMM Company Dividend yield

 Price  106.67
 Dividend  5.99
 Earnings  11.35
 Cash-flow  10.16
 Book value  26.67
 Equity  26.90

MMM Company is part of General Industrials business, which is part of Industrials industry. MMM Company is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

MMM Company stock dividend

MMM Company paid a total dividend of 3,306 million USD last year, for a market value of 58,882 millions (Market Cap 58,570 millions). MMM Company dividend per share is 5.99 USD, and his stock market price 106.67 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, MMM Company has a dividend yield of 5.62%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 MMM Company stocks dividend with other General Industrials companies or other of the high USA dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of MMM Company

MMM Company Dividend Payout

About the ability of MMM Company to maintain his current dividend of USD 5.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). MMM Company payout on ernings is currently 52.78%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that MMM Company 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 MMM Company is USD 10.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 5.99, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of MMM Company, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and General Industrials sector companies.

MMM Company payout

MMM Company Dividend History

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

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of MMM Company dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the General Industrials stocks.

MMM Company stock dividend history

MMM Company Stock performance

Finally, last moth MMM Company showed a return of -4.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -14.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and General Industrials firms.

MMM Company stock and market return