McCormick & Co Dividend yield

 Price  99.80
 Dividend  1.48
 Earnings  2.88
 Cash-flow  3.02
 Book value  16.10
 Equity  15.16

McCormick & Co is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. McCormick & Co is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

McCormick & Co paid a total dividend of 369 million USD last year, for a market value of 24,850 millions (Market Cap 24,847 millions). Dividend per share of McCormick & Co is 1.48 USD, and his stock market price 99.80 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, McCormick & Co has a dividend yield of 1.48%, 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 McCormick & Co dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of McCormick & Co

McCormick & Co Dividend Payout

About the ability of McCormick & Co to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.48 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.48%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). McCormick & Co payout on ernings is currently 51.39%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures show that McCormick & Co 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 McCormick & Co is USD 3.02 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.48, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of McCormick & Co, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

McCormick & Co payout

McCormick & Co Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

McCormick & Co Stock performance

Finally, last moth McCormick & Co showed a return of 4.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Food Producers firms.

McCormick & Co stock and market return