TransUnion Dividend yield

 Price  56.75
 Dividend  0.42
 Earnings  8.60
 Cash-flow  4.20
 Book value  20.27
 Equity  16.63

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

TransUnion paid a total dividend of 81 million USD last year, for a market value of 10,896 millions (Market Cap 10,899 millions). Dividend per share of TransUnion is 0.42 USD, and his stock market price 56.75 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, TransUnion has a dividend yield of 0.74%, 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 TransUnion dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of TransUnion

TransUnion Dividend Payout

About the ability of TransUnion to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.42 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.74%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). TransUnion payout on ernings is currently 4.88%, 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 TransUnioncan 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 TransUnion is USD 4.20 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.42, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

TransUnion payout

TransUnion Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

TransUnion Stock performance

Finally, last moth TransUnion showed a return of -10.00% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -52.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Support Services firms.

TransUnion stock and market return