Traton Dividend yield

 Price  14.13
 Dividend  0.50
 Earnings  1.86
 Cash-flow  3.07
 Book value  28.26
 Equity  26.20

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

Traton paid a total dividend of 250 million EUR last year, for a market value of 7,065 millions (Market Cap 707 millions). Dividend per share of Traton is 0.50 EUR, and his stock market price 14.13 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Traton has a dividend yield of 3.54%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Germany. It is also bigger than average of Industrials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Traton dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Germany.

Dividend yield of Traton

Traton Dividend Payout

About the ability of Traton to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.54%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Traton payout on ernings is currently 26.88%, 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 Tratoncan 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 Traton is EUR 3.07 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Traton payout

Traton Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Traton Stock performance

Finally, last moth Traton showed a return of -7.10% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -36.20% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Germany and Industrial Engineering firms.

Traton stock and market return