Recordati Dividend yield

 Price  45.87
 Dividend  1.02
 Earnings  2.07
 Cash-flow  1.97
 Book value  6.20
 Equity  6.05

Recordati is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Recordati is a company from Italy, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Recordati paid a total dividend of 209 million EUR last year, for a market value of 9,403 millions (Market Cap 4,428 millions). Dividend per share of Recordati is 1.02 EUR, and his stock market price 45.87 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Recordati has a dividend yield of 2.22%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Health Care 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 Recordati dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Italy.

Dividend yield of Recordati

Recordati Dividend Payout

About the ability of Recordati to maintain his current dividend of EUR 1.02 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Recordati payout on ernings is currently 49.28%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.16% and 28.74% respectively. Both figures show that Recordati 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 Recordati is EUR 1.97 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 1.02, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Recordati, compared againt world market average, Italy companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Recordati payout

Recordati Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Recordati Stock performance

Finally, last moth Recordati showed a return of 8.90% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 3.06% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 19.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Italy and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Recordati stock and market return