Truist Financial Corporation Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  43.03
 Dividend  2.08
 Earnings  4.95
 Cash-flow  5.89
 Book value  47.81
 Equity  47.14

Truist Financial Corporation is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Truist Financial Corporation is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Truist Financial Corporation paid a total dividend of 2,768 million USD last year, for a market value of 57,273 millions (Market Cap 57,139 millions). Dividend per share of Truist Financial Corporation is 2.08 USD, and his stock market price 43.03 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Truist Financial Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.83%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Truist Financial Corporation dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Truist Financial Corporation

Truist Financial Corporation Dividend Payout

About the ability of Truist Financial Corporation to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.83%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Truist Financial Corporation payout on ernings is currently 42.02%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Financials industry, which are 41.22% and 45.75% respectively. Both figures show that Truist Financial Corporation should not have problems to continue paying his 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 Truist Financial Corporation is USD 5.89 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.08, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Truist Financial Corporation, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Truist Financial Corporation payout

Truist Financial Corporation Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present4.83%2.0842.02%1,331
20213.28%1.9253.19%1,345
20203.76%1.8075.95%1,348
20193.20%1.8075.95%1,341

*In millions

Truist Financial Corporation Stock performance

Finally, last moth Truist Financial Corporation showed a return of -8.10% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.59% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -26.50% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Banks firms.

Truist Financial Corporation stock and market return