ONEOK Inc Dividend yield

 Price  70.63
 Dividend  3.74
 Earnings  3.38
 Cash-flow  5.70
 Book value  13.58
 Equity  13.52

ONEOK Inc is part of Gas Water and Multiutilities business, which is part of Utilities industry. ONEOK Inc is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

ONEOK Inc paid a total dividend of 1,668 million USD last year, for a market value of 31,501 millions (Market Cap 31,268 millions). Dividend per share of ONEOK Inc is 3.74 USD, and his stock market price 70.63 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, ONEOK Inc has a dividend yield of 5.30%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Utilities 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 ONEOK Inc dividend yield with other Gas Water and Multiutilities companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of ONEOK Inc

ONEOK Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of ONEOK Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.74 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.30%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). ONEOK Inc payout on ernings is currently 110.65%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 38.25% and 54.88% respectively. Both figures show that ONEOK 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 ONEOK Inc is USD 5.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.74, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of ONEOK Inc, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Utilities industry and Gas Water and Multiutilities sector companies.

ONEOK Inc payout

ONEOK Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

ONEOK Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth ONEOK Inc showed a return of 8.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 2.24% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 39.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Gas Water and Multiutilities firms.

ONEOK Inc stock and market return