Thermo Fisher Scient Dividend yield

 Price  550.69
 Dividend  1.21
 Earnings  24.26
 Cash-flow  23.84
 Book value  103.90
 Equity  96.27

Thermo Fisher Scient is part of Health Care Equipment and Services business, which is part of Health Care industry. Thermo Fisher Scient is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Thermo Fisher Scient paid a total dividend of 473 million USD last year, for a market value of 215,320 millions (Market Cap 215,257 millions). Dividend per share of Thermo Fisher Scient is 1.21 USD, and his stock market price 550.69 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Thermo Fisher Scient has a dividend yield of 0.22%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Thermo Fisher Scient dividend yield with other Health Care Equipment and Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Thermo Fisher Scient

Thermo Fisher Scient Dividend Payout

About the ability of Thermo Fisher Scient to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.21 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Thermo Fisher Scient payout on ernings is currently 4.99%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 41.22% and 34.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Thermo Fisher Scientcan 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 Thermo Fisher Scient is USD 23.84 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.21, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Thermo Fisher Scient, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Health Care industry and Health Care Equipment and Services sector companies.

Thermo Fisher Scient payout

Thermo Fisher Scient Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Thermo Fisher Scient Stock performance

Finally, last moth Thermo Fisher Scient showed a return of -1.70% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.20% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -17.50% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Health Care Equipment and Services firms.

Thermo Fisher Scient stock and market return