NortonLifeLock Inc Dividend yield

 Price  26.52
 Dividend  0.50
 Earnings  1.13
 Cash-flow  1.21
 Book value  -0.86
 Equity  0.00

NortonLifeLock Inc is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. NortonLifeLock Inc is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

NortonLifeLock Inc paid a total dividend of 291 million USD last year, for a market value of 15,435 millions (Market Cap 14,542 millions). Dividend per share of NortonLifeLock Inc is 0.50 USD, and his stock market price 26.52 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, NortonLifeLock Inc has a dividend yield of 1.89%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Technology 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 NortonLifeLock Inc dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of NortonLifeLock Inc

NortonLifeLock Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of NortonLifeLock Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). NortonLifeLock Inc payout on ernings is currently 44.25%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures show that NortonLifeLock Inc 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 NortonLifeLock Inc is USD 1.21 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of NortonLifeLock Inc, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

NortonLifeLock Inc payout

NortonLifeLock Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

NortonLifeLock Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth NortonLifeLock Inc showed a return of -8.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 24.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Software and Computer Services firms.

NortonLifeLock Inc stock and market return