News Corporation Cl Dividend yield

 Price  18.20
 Dividend  0.20
 Earnings  1.31
 Cash-flow  2.33
 Book value  14.00
 Equity  14.09

News Corporation Cl is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. News Corporation Cl is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

News Corporation Cl paid a total dividend of 76 million USD last year, for a market value of 6,952 millions (Market Cap 6,899 millions). Dividend per share of News Corporation Cl is 0.20 USD, and his stock market price 18.20 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, News Corporation Cl has a dividend yield of 1.10%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare News Corporation Cl dividend yield with other Media companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of News Corporation Cl

News Corporation Cl Dividend Payout

About the ability of News Corporation Cl to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.20 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.10%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). News Corporation Cl payout on ernings is currently 15.27%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 41.22% and 30.83% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that News Corporation Clcan maintain his current dividend.

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 News Corporation Cl is USD 2.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.20, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of News Corporation Cl, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

News Corporation Cl payout

News Corporation Cl Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

News Corporation Cl Stock performance

Finally, last moth News Corporation Cl showed a return of -5.00% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.31% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -18.40% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Media firms.

News Corporation Cl stock and market return