Textron Dividend yield

 Price  70.80
 Dividend  0.08
 Earnings  3.83
 Cash-flow  7.70
 Book value  32.18
 Equity  30.40

Textron is part of Aerospace and Defense business, which is part of Industrials industry. Textron is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Textron paid a total dividend of 17 million USD last year, for a market value of 14,797 millions (Market Cap 14,733 millions). Dividend per share of Textron is 0.08 USD, and his stock market price 70.80 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Textron has a dividend yield of 0.11%, 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 Textron dividend yield with other Aerospace and Defense companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Textron

Textron Dividend Payout

About the ability of Textron to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.11%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Textron payout on ernings is currently 2.09%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 41.22% and 36.57% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Textroncan 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 Textron is USD 7.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.08, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Textron, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Industrials industry and Aerospace and Defense sector companies.

Textron payout

Textron Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Textron Stock performance

Finally, last moth Textron showed a return of -0.80% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -8.30% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Aerospace and Defense firms.

Textron stock and market return