Weyerhaeuser Dividend yield

 Price  37.90
 Dividend  0.72
 Earnings  3.48
 Cash-flow  4.21
 Book value  14.58
 Equity  13.03

Weyerhaeuser is part of Real Estate Investment Trusts business, which is part of Financials industry. Weyerhaeuser is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Weyerhaeuser paid a total dividend of 539 million USD last year, for a market value of 28,387 millions (Market Cap 28,337 millions). Dividend per share of Weyerhaeuser is 0.72 USD, and his stock market price 37.90 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Weyerhaeuser has a dividend yield of 1.90%, 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 Weyerhaeuser dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment Trusts companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Weyerhaeuser

Weyerhaeuser Dividend Payout

About the ability of Weyerhaeuser to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.72 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.90%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Weyerhaeuser payout on ernings is currently 20.69%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Weyerhaeusercan 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 Weyerhaeuser is USD 4.21 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.72, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Weyerhaeuser, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment Trusts sector companies.

Weyerhaeuser payout

Weyerhaeuser Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Weyerhaeuser Stock performance

Finally, last moth Weyerhaeuser showed a return of -2.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 10.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Real Estate Investment Trusts firms.

Weyerhaeuser stock and market return