Newell Rubbermaid Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  21.41
 Dividend  0.92
 Earnings  1.62
 Cash-flow  2.08
 Book value  9.73
 Equity  9.31

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

Newell Rubbermaid paid a total dividend of 391 million USD last year, for a market value of 9,099 millions (Market Cap 8,123 millions). Dividend per share of Newell Rubbermaid is 0.92 USD, and his stock market price 21.41 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Newell Rubbermaid has a dividend yield of 4.30%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods 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 Newell Rubbermaid dividend yield with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Newell Rubbermaid

Newell Rubbermaid Dividend Payout

About the ability of Newell Rubbermaid to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.92 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.30%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Newell Rubbermaid payout on ernings is currently 56.79%, 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 Newell Rubbermaid 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 Newell Rubbermaid is USD 2.08 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.92, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Newell Rubbermaid payout

Newell Rubbermaid Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present4.30%0.9256.79%425
20214.21%0.92-63.89%425
20204.33%0.92131.43%424
20194.79%0.92-5.74%423
20184.95%0.9225.21%467
20172.98%0.9260.13%490
20161.62%0.76110.14%482
20151.70%0.7646.91%268

*In millions

Newell Rubbermaid Stock performance

Finally, last moth Newell Rubbermaid showed a return of -9.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -20.10% 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.

Newell Rubbermaid stock and market return