Travelers Cos Inc. Dividend yield

 Price  187.49
 Dividend  3.71
 Earnings  15.62
 Cash-flow  31.25
 Book value  110.29
 Equity  110.78

Travelers Cos Inc. is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Travelers Cos Inc. is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Travelers Cos Inc. paid a total dividend of 868 million USD last year, for a market value of 43,873 millions (Market Cap 43,798 millions). Dividend per share of Travelers Cos Inc. is 3.71 USD, and his stock market price 187.49 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Travelers Cos Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.98%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Travelers Cos Inc. dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Travelers Cos Inc.

Travelers Cos Inc. Dividend Payout

About the ability of Travelers Cos Inc. to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.71 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.98%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Travelers Cos Inc. payout on ernings is currently 23.75%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 41.22% and 45.75% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Travelers Cos Inc.can 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 Travelers Cos Inc. is USD 31.25 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.71, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Travelers Cos Inc., compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

Travelers Cos Inc. payout

Travelers Cos Inc. Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Travelers Cos Inc. Stock performance

Finally, last moth Travelers Cos Inc. showed a return of -1.20% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.59% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 19.90% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Travelers Cos Inc. stock and market return