Public Svc Entp Grp Dividend yield

 Price  56.07
 Dividend  2.16
 Earnings  0.76
 Cash-flow  3.48
 Book value  29.51
 Equity  30.40

Public Svc Entp Grp is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Public Svc Entp Grp is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Public Svc Entp Grp paid a total dividend of 1,078 million USD last year, for a market value of 27,979 millions (Market Cap 27,868 millions). Dividend per share of Public Svc Entp Grp is 2.16 USD, and his stock market price 56.07 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Public Svc Entp Grp has a dividend yield of 3.85%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. However, it is lower than the average of Utilities industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Public Svc Entp Grp dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Public Svc Entp Grp

Public Svc Entp Grp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Public Svc Entp Grp to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.16 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.85%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Public Svc Entp Grp payout on ernings is currently 284.21%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 41.59% and 54.52% respectively. Both figures show that Public Svc Entp Grp 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 Public Svc Entp Grp is USD 3.48 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.16, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Public Svc Entp Grp, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Public Svc Entp Grp payout

Public Svc Entp Grp Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Public Svc Entp Grp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Public Svc Entp Grp showed a return of -0.30% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 2.34% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -12.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Electricity firms.

Public Svc Entp Grp stock and market return