Dividends and FCFE by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2016

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry name Number of firms    Dividends     Net Income   Payout Dividends + Buybacks - Stock Issuances FCFE Cash Returned/FCFE Cash Returned/ Net Income
Advertising 44 $802.50 $1,242.35 64.60% $1,722.63 $1,117.51 154.15% 138.66%
Aerospace/Defense 92 $11,337.35 $32,096.52 35.32% $36,768.69 $14,903.82 246.71% 114.56%
Air Transport 20 $1,225.80 $18,077.37 6.78% $8,925.26 $8,761.50 101.87% 49.37%
Apparel 63 $1,370.72 $3,964.04 34.58% $3,505.49 $517.07 677.95% 88.43%
Auto & Truck 19 $4,746.70 $10,507.11 45.18% $11,164.18 -$19,862.56 NA 106.25%
Auto Parts 65 $1,176.13 $6,483.14 18.14% $3,727.41 $937.31 397.67% 57.49%
Bank (Money Center) 9 $17,862.58 $83,931.80 21.28% $33,668.00 $77,680.80 43.34% 40.11%
Banks (Regional) 644 $9,250.68 $33,412.81 27.69% $15,415.01 $25,726.49 59.92% 46.14%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 22 $679.49 $2,194.46 30.96% $1,710.76 $805.12 212.48% 77.96%
Beverage (Soft) 43 $11,558.65 $13,837.75 83.53% $14,163.49 $8,776.56 161.38% 102.35%
Broadcasting 29 $761.25 $3,731.26 20.40% $6,060.01 $4,362.69 138.91% 162.41%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 42 $3,558.89 $14,122.75 25.20% $8,762.36 $36,939.15 23.72% 62.04%
Building Materials 39 $502.87 $2,021.24 24.88% $1,758.18 $287.72 611.07% 86.99%
Business & Consumer Services 159 $2,052.07 $4,838.84 42.41% $7,168.77 $3,231.90 221.81% 148.15%
Cable TV 19 $5,346.30 $12,405.83 43.10% $14,848.91 $12,420.70 119.55% 119.69%
Chemical (Basic) 42 $537.62 -$789.61 0.31% $688.09 -$2,016.10 NA -87.14%
Chemical (Diversified) 9 $3,822.10 $8,695.10 43.96% $7,163.69 $514.50 1392.36% 82.39%
Chemical (Specialty) 104 $4,180.32 $14,400.56 29.03% $9,618.66 $5,347.39 179.88% 66.79%
Coal & Related Energy 38 $1,394.96 -$6,199.95 2.89% $950.98 -$5,365.08 NA -15.34%
Computer Services 118 $5,426.38 $19,157.43 28.33% $12,929.44 $15,910.64 81.26% 67.49%
Computers/Peripherals 64 $14,781.80 $62,881.37 23.51% $58,197.23 $50,373.03 115.53% 92.55%
Construction Supplies 52 $3,660.89 $8,229.94 44.48% $6,519.58 -$480.04 NA 79.22%
Diversified 26 $12,443.48 $24,847.32 50.08% $16,049.09 -$11,860.30 NA 64.59%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 411 $6,828.40 $21,328.23 32.02% $7,049.01 $10,224.95 68.94% 33.05%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 157 $25,332.45 $36,620.43 69.18% $30,686.86 $28,643.75 107.13% 83.80%
Education 40 $114.75 $106.91 107.34% $614.98 -$232.46 NA 575.25%
Electrical Equipment 120 $2,050.80 $4,627.04 44.32% $5,702.54 $812.32 702.00% 123.24%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 25 $96.96 $538.03 18.02% $74.42 $79.21 93.96% 13.83%
Electronics (General) 167 $1,201.05 $6,019.31 19.95% $3,740.52 $1,774.87 210.75% 62.14%
Engineering/Construction 51 $244.05 $535.92 45.54% $3,731.98 -$203.41 NA 696.37%
Entertainment 84 $6,027.63 $21,914.38 27.51% $23,586.90 $4,497.42 524.45% 107.63%
Environmental & Waste Services 97 $1,452.76 $1,965.73 73.90% $2,681.19 $1,732.58 154.75% 136.40%
Farming/Agriculture 37 $1,941.40 $5,414.66 35.85% $7,668.57 -$1,187.35 NA 141.63%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 272 $5,613.61 $40,749.78 13.78% $17,287.11 $29,846.10 57.92% 42.42%
Food Processing 89 $6,642.39 $16,516.41 40.22% $2,733.15 $10,901.21 25.07% 16.55%
Food Wholesalers 14 $739.10 $970.42 76.16% $527.39 -$348.75 NA 54.35%
Furn/Home Furnishings 30 $480.92 $1,960.10 24.54% $825.86 $474.30 174.12% 42.13%
Green & Renewable Energy 28 $306.49 -$112.94 2.16% -$3,807.92 -$2,834.02 NA 3371.57%
Healthcare Products 254 $4,496.44 $10,664.55 42.16% $4,547.59 $3,696.41 123.03% 42.64%
Healthcare Support Services 127 $4,258.42 $23,707.75 17.96% $19,739.47 $17,060.16 115.71% 83.26%
Heathcare Information and Technology 126 $552.30 $5,848.70 9.44% $180.09 $3,429.30 5.25% 3.08%
Homebuilding 34 $297.29 $5,277.92 5.63% $915.51 $100.03 915.21% 17.35%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 58 $6,311.33 $5,713.03 110.47% $1,786.59 $2,845.12 62.79% 31.27%
Hotel/Gaming 73 $5,553.48 $12,951.02 42.88% $10,154.93 $10,685.83 95.03% 78.41%
Household Products 134 $11,418.97 $12,424.68 91.91% $15,457.64 $5,343.78 289.26% 124.41%
Information Services 70 $4,831.09 $20,292.77 23.81% $14,910.75 $20,970.02 71.11% 73.48%
Insurance (General) 20 $2,545.89 $9,115.07 27.93% $14,760.01 $6,450.73 228.81% 161.93%
Insurance (Life) 25 $4,496.21 $16,495.03 27.26% $10,394.52 $15,769.86 65.91% 63.02%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 53 $4,030.72 $16,549.54 24.36% $11,398.52 $14,744.41 77.31% 68.88%
Investments & Asset Management 145 $12,398.97 $19,668.15 63.04% $20,313.25 $14,915.92 136.18% 103.28%
Machinery 130 $3,313.03 $8,815.11 37.58% $11,861.78 $5,364.59 221.11% 134.56%
Metals & Mining 114 $1,348.24 -$10,882.58 0.21% $1,230.93 -$14,657.91 NA -11.31%
Office Equipment & Services 24 $471.98 $1,425.39 33.11% $683.09 $523.99 130.37% 47.92%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 7 $22,309.40 $22,323.70 99.94% $30,843.66 $459.20 6716.82% 138.17%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 351 $10,653.61 -$106,689.68 0.49% -$2,842.64 -$108,298.89 NA 2.66%
Oil/Gas Distribution 79 $27,789.86 $12,310.98 225.73% $1,561.81 -$37,833.99 NA 12.69%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 143 $7,838.56 $15,129.37 51.81% $18,974.35 $5,271.36 359.95% 125.41%
Packaging & Container 25 $1,196.30 $3,337.19 35.85% $3,425.44 $1,018.29 336.39% 102.64%
Paper/Forest Products 20 $809.55 $715.89 113.08% $1,602.95 $292.02 548.92% 223.91%
Power 73 $17,783.42 $25,894.98 68.68% $15,351.53 -$17,161.93 NA 59.28%
Precious Metals 113 $155.91 -$874.47 0.24% -$686.44 -$2,549.79 NA 78.50%
Publshing & Newspapers 39 $1,812.66 $1,605.87 112.88% $3,250.15 $3,490.71 93.11% 202.39%
R.E.I.T. 221 $36,319.38 $26,353.22 137.82% $7,085.68 $48,644.91 14.57% 26.89%
Real Estate (Development) 21 $0.00 -$48.34 0.00% $20.48 $64.30 31.86% -42.37%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 12 $234.57 $52.20 449.37% $484.65 $0.30 159422.70% 928.46%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 55 $144.98 $1,438.67 10.08% -$1,045.99 $1,533.24 -68.22% -72.71%
Recreation 65 $1,998.37 $1,668.67 119.76% $2,589.26 $732.54 353.46% 155.17%
Reinsurance 3 $91.80 $991.90 9.25% $691.51 $741.84 93.22% 69.72%
Restaurant/Dining 83 $6,096.06 $11,776.63 51.76% $16,717.36 $7,220.68 231.52% 141.95%
Retail (Automotive) 26 $180.54 $5,079.43 3.55% $4,555.01 $1,061.15 429.25% 89.68%
Retail (Building Supply) 5 $3,830.00 $9,891.31 38.72% $14,293.04 $10,926.26 130.81% 144.50%
Retail (Distributors) 83 $1,612.20 $5,116.33 31.51% $3,064.98 -$2,538.34 NA 59.91%
Retail (General) 19 $9,634.25 $20,367.18 47.30% $18,352.08 $6,147.65 298.52% 90.11%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 17 $647.99 $3,302.75 19.62% $1,672.26 $243.92 685.59% 50.63%
Retail (Online) 39 $151.67 $4,264.65 3.56% $2,877.69 -$1,311.13 NA 67.48%
Retail (Special Lines) 124 $6,730.16 $24,897.06 27.03% $21,568.71 $11,364.65 189.79% 86.63%
Rubber& Tires 4 $90.10 $3,052.45 2.95% $334.47 $2,273.90 14.71% 10.96%
Semiconductor 87 $8,545.57 $21,509.79 39.73% $20,369.51 $10,396.73 195.92% 94.70%
Semiconductor Equip 46 $1,058.78 $1,760.11 60.15% $2,406.23 -$3,905.93 NA 136.71%
Shipbuilding & Marine 11 $32.87 $1,221.37 2.69% $237.75 $758.84 31.33% 19.47%
Shoe 11 $1,017.29 $4,170.83 24.39% $464.07 $3,795.82 12.23% 11.13%
Software (Entertainment) 17 $171.00 $1,529.07 11.18% $220.54 $1,657.30 13.31% 14.42%
Software (Internet) 308 $241.28 $18,668.77 1.29% $3,773.09 $147.00 2566.76% 20.21%
Software (System & Application) 241 $13,985.83 $24,979.04 55.99% $44,193.35 $16,922.23 261.16% 176.92%
Steel 36 $1,232.11 -$4,419.52 0.99% $2,003.13 $4,840.27 41.38% -45.32%
Telecom (Wireless) 19 $82.50 -$1,437.23 0.20% $478.66 -$4,640.50 NA -33.30%
Telecom. Equipment 121 $7,942.11 $16,492.45 48.16% $29,092.96 $12,120.32 240.03% 176.40%
Telecom. Services 65 $20,571.33 $16,503.99 124.64% $24,859.12 $14,767.22 168.34% 150.62%
Tobacco 20 $11,983.90 $15,365.89 77.99% $8,974.19 $13,101.75 68.50% 58.40%
Transportation 21 $3,119.60 $5,935.24 52.56% $6,448.32 $3,128.85 206.09% 108.64%
Transportation (Railroads) 12 $3,846.33 $9,485.99 40.55% $9,323.93 $3,188.84 292.39% 98.29%
Trucking 26 $292.74 $2,734.83 10.70% $1,372.63 -$7,475.16 NA 50.19%
Unclassified 3 $1.93 $0.28 696.75% $1.84 $5.27 35.00% 665.70%
Utility (General) 20 $8,494.47 $11,099.60 76.53% $5,859.09 -$10,811.26 NA 52.79%
Utility (Water) 18 $474.01 $849.78 55.78% $541.90 -$466.91 NA 63.77%
Total Market 7480 $485,081.59 $929,718.13 52.18% $848,285.40 $409,776.29 207.01% 91.24%


Updated in January 2016
By Aswath Damodaran