Dividend Fundamentals by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2017

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry Name Number of firms Dividend Payout Dividend Yield  Market Cap  ROE Institutional Holdings Std Dev in Stock Prices
Advertising 41 46.90% 2.53% $32,946.38 -1.06% 24.11% 72.80%
Aerospace/Defense 96 36.45% 1.92% $526,731.92 24.21% 53.40% 40.75%
Air Transport 18 8.52% 0.98% $150,698.35 41.28% 63.98% 38.61%
Apparel 58 38.98% 1.74% $85,857.70 14.39% 53.00% 47.15%
Auto & Truck 15 28.44% 3.95% $152,712.41 31.51% 68.51% 29.21%
Auto Parts 63 12.21% 0.86% $55,132.34 20.38% 55.91% 50.64%
Bank (Money Center) 10 20.94% 1.62% $1,077,592.20 9.46% 55.06% 25.85%
Banks (Regional) 645 30.55% 1.63% $642,656.26 9.03% 32.24% 22.84%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 25 30.59% 1.24% $71,784.77 18.57% 37.90% 44.18%
Beverage (Soft) 36 58.49% 2.40% $377,133.15 32.48% 19.84% 52.80%
Broadcasting 30 21.57% 1.02% $73,222.87 25.85% 55.09% 41.01%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 45 24.16% 1.26% $298,375.09 8.48% 61.31% 44.96%
Building Materials 41 15.25% 0.84% $72,080.52 25.65% 64.60% 33.77%
Business & Consumer Services 165 37.23% 1.22% $158,117.11 14.54% 54.01% 44.71%
Cable TV 14 18.20% 0.81% $326,303.87 25.41% 46.94% 30.78%
Chemical (Basic) 45 71.53% 2.08% $30,789.45 8.84% 31.03% 59.91%
Chemical (Diversified) 8 32.57% 2.47% $147,808.95 30.24% 78.60% 45.48%
Chemical (Specialty) 100 60.51% 1.64% $271,911.13 11.26% 54.20% 45.44%
Coal & Related Energy 38 1.63% 3.19% $18,168.82 -33.82% 18.85% 73.31%
Computer Services 117 35.86% 2.02% $296,359.24 30.69% 47.65% 45.57%
Computers/Peripherals 55 28.29% 1.94% $729,502.38 25.00% 41.49% 60.29%
Construction Supplies 51 67.91% 2.07% $183,675.82 10.63% 70.78% 38.87%
Diversified 24 30.30% 1.43% $924,750.00 10.52% 56.25% 23.28%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 426 46.02% 1.22% $733,661.57 16.78% 35.88% 75.23%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 164 82.76% 2.80% $920,250.05 13.91% 36.10% 67.61%
Education 36 23.43% 0.38% $19,501.62 3.10% 52.64% 51.51%
Electrical Equipment 119 54.04% 1.80% $112,333.26 14.25% 32.26% 54.63%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 24 0.07% 0.96% $10,511.05 -4.36% 24.46% 66.94%
Electronics (General) 164 23.30% 0.85% $140,441.95 9.22% 42.52% 48.91%
Engineering/Construction 48 46.11% 0.47% $59,997.64 2.11% 62.72% 44.23%
Entertainment 79 29.23% 1.61% $337,073.17 19.56% 33.74% 44.71%
Environmental & Waste Services 89 67.29% 1.75% $82,697.09 9.84% 34.94% 57.94%
Farming/Agriculture 37 39.22% 2.03% $96,443.12 11.57% 42.88% 41.14%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 258 18.99% 1.55% $520,024.31 -0.10% 37.39% 29.20%
Food Processing 87 56.06% 1.96% $459,614.49 10.91% 53.16% 30.98%
Food Wholesalers 16 54.33% 1.65% $44,424.96 12.37% 54.66% 52.66%
Furn/Home Furnishings 30 19.79% 1.10% $47,909.42 18.61% 52.65% 42.94%
Green & Renewable Energy 25 0.98% 6.19% $8,159.80 -5.99% 34.70% 47.60%
Healthcare Products 254 28.48% 0.85% $514,181.49 11.90% 41.34% 56.59%
Healthcare Support Services 121 18.76% 0.94% $532,691.99 16.46% 50.26% 50.06%
Heathcare Information and Technology 125 9.94% 0.24% $221,826.11 10.83% 43.44% 52.46%
Homebuilding 33 7.05% 0.58% $61,124.80 13.12% 73.94% 33.76%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 38 29.35% 0.31% $67,101.30 4.97% 63.76% 44.67%
Hotel/Gaming 69 68.94% 2.32% $241,168.79 12.73% 47.11% 39.32%
Household Products 129 68.07% 2.61% $452,624.65 22.77% 32.73% 50.91%
Information Services 64 27.71% 0.89% $614,919.20 20.36% 62.98% 36.65%
Insurance (General) 19 57.41% 1.85% $175,414.70 3.39% 60.93% 30.38%
Insurance (Life) 22 30.27% 2.37% $200,042.82 8.06% 63.97% 27.80%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 50 31.38% 1.97% $189,807.51 9.94% 60.49% 25.41%
Investments & Asset Management 156 53.61% 2.96% $337,301.13 10.85% 45.70% 34.30%
Machinery 127 37.54% 1.30% $248,237.56 13.18% 63.60% 38.59%
Metals & Mining 97 0.20% 0.56% $58,530.09 -43.33% 19.55% 77.36%
Office Equipment & Services 24 39.67% 2.34% $20,484.36 25.15% 56.32% 33.85%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 7 1.38% 3.50% $651,803.84 0.49% 52.94% 46.30%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 330 0.89% 0.92% $536,707.15 -39.05% 33.21% 75.08%
Oil/Gas Distribution 78 648.42% 5.45% $495,621.44 1.92% 43.11% 45.13%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 148 1.97% 2.37% $410,757.01 -8.40% 50.16% 60.50%
Packaging & Container 26 53.17% 1.95% $113,007.58 14.71% 74.40% 29.58%
Paper/Forest Products 23 13.13% 1.69% $14,756.87 29.90% 68.92% 38.67%
Power 68 154.13% 3.29% $578,629.88 4.37% 59.95% 24.11%
Precious Metals 109 0.78% 0.56% $33,191.40 -9.47% 18.60% 78.31%
Publishing & Newspapers 37 116.68% 2.95% $32,869.75 3.74% 57.58% 48.08%
R.E.I.T. 238 118.03% 4.09% $1,028,209.56 8.56% 73.67% 24.67%
Real Estate (Development) 18 0.07% 0.00% $6,520.31 9.17% 45.15% 39.45%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 11 65.80% 0.54% $5,528.32 1.85% 46.20% 24.99%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 54 11.49% 0.47% $27,564.25 11.25% 32.73% 50.15%
Recreation 66 64.96% 2.69% $62,572.71 18.30% 56.49% 46.01%
Reinsurance 3 7.62% 0.55% $17,766.10 9.41% 74.71% 21.23%
Restaurant/Dining 86 50.67% 2.06% $301,821.25 39.80% 64.68% 39.10%
Retail (Automotive) 25 8.07% 0.45% $98,488.56 35.64% 72.05% 28.30%
Retail (Building Supply) 6 44.03% 1.93% $226,765.20 59.16% 66.83% 39.62%
Retail (Distributors) 88 35.72% 1.40% $124,379.98 13.95% 56.33% 40.48%
Retail (General) 19 45.95% 2.48% $403,122.00 16.91% 79.07% 40.00%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 14 21.38% 1.25% $55,277.73 23.74% 52.70% 35.13%
Retail (Online) 57 4.74% 0.05% $542,508.28 15.04% 54.29% 48.86%
Retail (Special Lines) 108 37.03% 1.73% $432,304.13 15.51% 67.40% 42.19%
Rubber& Tires 4 17.94% 0.96% $10,246.48 10.76% 63.86% 63.88%
Semiconductor 80 50.98% 1.97% $601,553.11 14.24% 62.35% 42.08%
Semiconductor Equip 45 29.41% 1.18% $95,605.36 15.32% 58.18% 38.24%
Shipbuilding & Marine 11 0.10% 0.46% $7,109.09 -6.56% 40.47% 73.54%
Shoe 10 25.38% 1.18% $95,298.99 24.95% 64.55% 37.21%
Software (Entertainment) 13 10.23% 0.34% $57,470.29 13.95% 43.46% 48.14%
Software (Internet) 297 5.55% 0.11% $1,069,159.38 9.62% 37.63% 55.85%
Software (System & Application) 236 51.51% 1.37% $1,102,142.35 15.00% 47.49% 47.40%
Steel 38 0.71% 1.89% $60,241.38 -17.15% 55.57% 54.19%
Telecom (Wireless) 17 0.49% 0.09% $90,265.31 -3.91% 41.11% 37.67%
Telecom. Equipment 107 44.17% 2.09% $281,266.25 14.19% 48.49% 49.24%
Telecom. Services 67 68.91% 4.11% $553,090.37 19.89% 42.45% 47.21%
Tobacco 22 76.28% 3.69% $358,710.40 -14.86% 41.13% 61.73%
Transportation 17 42.46% 1.87% $181,074.95 30.14% 70.76% 32.72%
Transportation (Railroads) 7 40.95% 2.06% $164,121.94 16.27% 58.29% 27.05%
Trucking 30 13.96% 0.66% $52,024.34 15.68% 68.38% 42.01%
Utility (General) 18 77.55% 3.28% $236,347.40 9.57% 74.89% 19.32%
Utility (Water) 22 62.45% 1.97% $26,016.03 10.38% 34.99% 27.03%
Total Market 7330 56.09% 1.93% $25,474,727.43 10.38% 46.70% 45.04%
Total Market (without financials) 6100 66.45% 1.95% $21,961,728.64 10.24% 48.50% 48.81%

Last Updated in January 2017
By Aswath Damodaran