Randstad Holdings Dividend yield

 Price  58.10
 Dividend  1.62
 Earnings  2.46
 Cash-flow  7.85
 Book value  25.26
 Equity  24.85

Randstad Holdings is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Randstad Holdings is a company from Netherlands, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Randstad Holdings paid a total dividend of 298 million EUR last year, for a market value of 10,690 millions (Market Cap 6,413 millions). Dividend per share of Randstad Holdings is 1.62 EUR, and his stock market price 58.10 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Randstad Holdings has a dividend yield of 2.79%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Netherlands. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Randstad Holdings dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from Netherlands.

Dividend yield of Randstad Holdings

Randstad Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of Randstad Holdings to maintain his current dividend of EUR 1.62 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.79%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Randstad Holdings payout on ernings is currently 65.85%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.39% respectively. Both figures show that Randstad Holdings 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 Randstad Holdings is EUR 7.85 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 1.62, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Randstad Holdings, compared againt world market average, Netherlands companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Randstad Holdings payout

Randstad Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Randstad Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth Randstad Holdings showed a return of -4.10% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 34.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Netherlands and Support Services firms.

Randstad Holdings stock and market return