Wartsila B Dividend yield

 Price  8.31
 Dividend  0.22
 Earnings  0.42
 Cash-flow  1.24
 Book value  3.96
 Equity  3.82

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

Wartsila B paid a total dividend of 130 million EUR last year, for a market value of 4,920 millions (Market Cap 4,044 millions). Dividend per share of Wartsila B is 0.22 EUR, and his stock market price 8.31 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Wartsila B has a dividend yield of 2.65%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Industrials industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Wartsila B dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Finland.

Dividend yield of Wartsila B

Wartsila B Dividend Payout

About the ability of Wartsila B to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.22 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.65%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Wartsila B payout on ernings is currently 52.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that Wartsila B can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Wartsila B is EUR 1.24 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.22, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Wartsila B payout

Wartsila B Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Wartsila B Stock performance

Finally, last moth Wartsila B showed a return of -17.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -7.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Finland and Industrial Engineering firms.

Wartsila B stock and market return