Rockwell Automation Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  294.04
 Dividend  4.29
 Earnings  9.25
 Cash-flow  9.64
 Book value  8.86
 Equity  0.00

Rockwell Automation is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. Rockwell Automation is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Rockwell Automation paid a total dividend of 498 million USD last year, for a market value of 34,109 millions (Market Cap 34,062 millions). Dividend per share of Rockwell Automation is 4.29 USD, and his stock market price 294.04 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Rockwell Automation has a dividend yield of 1.46%, 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 Rockwell Automation dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation Dividend Payout

About the ability of Rockwell Automation to maintain his current dividend of USD 4.29 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.46%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Rockwell Automation payout on ernings is currently 46.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.39% respectively. Both figures show that Rockwell Automation 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 Rockwell Automation is USD 9.64 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 4.29, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Rockwell Automation, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Rockwell Automation payout

Rockwell Automation Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.46%4.2946.38%116
20201.71%4.2946.38%116
20192.01%4.0765.22%116
20182.58%3.8842.54%121
20171.70%3.3450.38%129
20162.27%3.0451.88%129
20152.72%2.9045.74%135

*In millions

Rockwell Automation Stock performance

Finally, last moth Rockwell Automation showed a return of -9.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 33.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Industrial Engineering firms.

Rockwell Automation stock and market return