News Corporation Cl Dividend yield

 Price  21.49
 Dividend  0.20
 Earnings  0.53
 Cash-flow  1.87
 Book value  13.43
 Equity  13.95

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 stock dividend

News Corporation Cl paid a total dividend of 76 million USD last year, for a market value of 8,209 millions (Market Cap 8,163 millions). News Corporation Cl dividend per share is 0.20 USD, and his stock market price 21.49 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, News Corporation Cl has a dividend yield of 0.93%, 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 stocks dividend with other Media companies or other of the highest USA dividend stocks list.

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 0.93%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). News Corporation Cl payout on ernings is currently 37.74%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures show that News Corporation Cl is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 1.87 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

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of News Corporation Cl's dividend stock, both in percentage and in USD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of News Corporation Cl dividend stock, and compare it with the average of USA stocks and that of the Media stocks.

News Corporation Cl stock dividend history

News Corporation Cl Stock performance

Finally, last moth News Corporation Cl showed a return of 8.40% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Media firms.

News Corporation Cl stock and market return