McDonalds Corp Dividend yield

 Price  247.28
 Dividend  5.51
 Earnings  10.57
 Cash-flow  12.24
 Book value  -6.17
 Equity  0.00

McDonalds Corp is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. McDonalds Corp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

McDonalds Corp paid a total dividend of 4,110 million USD last year, for a market value of 184,471 millions (Market Cap 184,462 millions). Dividend per share of McDonalds Corp is 5.51 USD, and his stock market price 247.28 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, McDonalds Corp has a dividend yield of 2.23%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare McDonalds Corp dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of McDonalds Corp

McDonalds Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of McDonalds Corp to maintain his current dividend of USD 5.51 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.23%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). McDonalds Corp payout on ernings is currently 52.13%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures show that McDonalds Corp 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 McDonalds Corp is USD 12.24 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 5.51, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of McDonalds Corp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

McDonalds Corp payout

McDonalds Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

McDonalds Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth McDonalds Corp showed a return of 1.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 10.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Travel and Leisure firms.

McDonalds Corp stock and market return