Newmont Mining Dividend yield

 Price  79.45
 Dividend  2.20
 Earnings  1.36
 Cash-flow  5.23
 Book value  27.40
 Equity  27.76

Newmont Mining is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Newmont Mining is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Newmont Mining paid a total dividend of 1,762 million USD last year, for a market value of 63,639 millions (Market Cap 63,593 millions). Dividend per share of Newmont Mining is 2.20 USD, and his stock market price 79.45 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Newmont Mining has a dividend yield of 2.77%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Basic Materials 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 Newmont Mining dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Newmont Mining

Newmont Mining Dividend Payout

About the ability of Newmont Mining to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.77%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Newmont Mining payout on ernings is currently 161.76%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.25% and 40.37% respectively. Both figures show that Newmont Mining 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 Newmont Mining is USD 5.23 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Newmont Mining, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Newmont Mining payout

Newmont Mining Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Newmont Mining Stock performance

Finally, last moth Newmont Mining showed a return of 20.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 31.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Mining firms.

Newmont Mining stock and market return