Old Dominion Freight Line Dividend yield

 Price  298.68
 Dividend  1.19
 Earnings  8.92
 Cash-flow  10.44
 Book value  31.77
 Equity  30.24

Old Dominion Freight Line is part of Industrial Transportation business, which is part of Industrials industry. Old Dominion Freight Line is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Old Dominion Freight Line paid a total dividend of 138 million USD last year, for a market value of 34,647 millions (Market Cap 30,466 millions). Dividend per share of Old Dominion Freight Line is 1.19 USD, and his stock market price 298.68 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Old Dominion Freight Line has a dividend yield of 0.40%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Old Dominion Freight Line dividend yield with other Industrial Transportation companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Old Dominion Freight Line

Old Dominion Freight Line Dividend Payout

About the ability of Old Dominion Freight Line to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.19 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.40%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Old Dominion Freight Line payout on ernings is currently 13.34%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Old Dominion Freight Linecan 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 Old Dominion Freight Line is USD 10.44 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.19, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Old Dominion Freight Line, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Transportation sector companies.

Old Dominion Freight Line payout

Old Dominion Freight Line Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Old Dominion Freight Line Stock performance

Finally, last moth Old Dominion Freight Line showed a return of -4.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 24.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Industrial Transportation firms.

Old Dominion Freight Line stock and market return