M&T Bank Dividend yield

 Price  151.61
 Dividend  4.40
 Earnings  10.11
 Cash-flow  6.16
 Book value  116.62
 Equity  114.89

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

M&T Bank paid a total dividend of 563 million USD last year, for a market value of 19,406 millions (Market Cap 19,349 millions). Dividend per share of M&T Bank is 4.40 USD, and his stock market price 151.61 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, M&T Bank has a dividend yield of 2.90%, 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 M&T Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of M&T Bank

M&T Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of M&T Bank to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.40 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.90%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). M&T Bank payout on ernings is currently 43.52%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.16% and 41.40% respectively. Both figures show that M&T Bank 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 M&T Bank is USD 6.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.40, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

M&T Bank payout

M&T Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

M&T Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth M&T Bank showed a return of 0.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.06% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 46.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Banks firms.

M&T Bank stock and market return