Dividend Fundamentals 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 Dividend Payout Dividend Yield  Market Cap  ROE Institutional Holdings Std Dev in Stock Prices
Advertising 44 64.60% 2.44% $32,939.84 25.96% 25.66% 71.03%
Aerospace/Defense 92 35.32% 1.93% $585,946.54 20.19% 53.84% 46.90%
Air Transport 20 6.78% 0.81% $152,044.42 44.13% 66.09% 51.95%
Apparel 63 34.58% 1.36% $101,010.91 14.51% 50.34% 60.62%
Auto & Truck 19 45.18% 3.10% $153,147.69 14.70% 52.55% 33.71%
Auto Parts 65 18.14% 1.51% $77,980.92 21.81% 54.09% 55.06%
Bank (Money Center) 9 21.28% 1.92% $932,341.24 9.92% 58.01% 32.77%
Banks (Regional) 644 27.69% 1.95% $475,355.44 9.23% 32.45% 28.93%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 22 30.96% 0.97% $70,154.43 13.03% 34.38% 58.51%
Beverage (Soft) 43 83.53% 2.91% $396,981.52 21.98% 24.49% 54.55%
Broadcasting 29 20.40% 0.95% $80,277.28 11.73% 58.10% 47.22%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 42 25.20% 1.45% $244,890.63 7.98% 53.92% 48.05%
Building Materials 39 24.88% 0.80% $63,136.43 12.64% 66.28% 44.27%
Business & Consumer Services 159 42.41% 1.18% $173,365.43 10.00% 55.89% 50.13%
Cable TV 19 43.10% 1.85% $288,519.95 19.57% 48.19% 41.58%
Chemical (Basic) 42 0.31% 3.00% $17,936.82 -6.25% 29.01% 54.20%
Chemical (Diversified) 9 43.96% 2.82% $135,725.69 17.72% 76.81% 40.56%
Chemical (Specialty) 104 29.03% 1.66% $251,468.13 21.79% 50.43% 50.43%
Coal & Related Energy 38 2.89% 0.12% $9,237.38 -31.49% 24.41% 86.78%
Computer Services 118 28.33% 2.09% $259,221.28 32.23% 43.86% 51.74%
Computers/Peripherals 64 23.51% 1.99% $744,094.53 27.53% 46.75% 63.91%
Construction Supplies 52 44.48% 2.75% $133,337.08 14.62% 72.79% 42.41%
Diversified 26 50.08% 1.52% $819,333.30 5.67% 58.70% 27.37%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 411 32.02% 0.73% $934,138.01 22.35% 38.48% 88.89%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 157 69.18% 2.77% $913,640.11 15.21% 38.70% 77.30%
Education 40 107.34% 0.54% $21,226.25 0.79% 49.34% 59.62%
Electrical Equipment 120 44.32% 1.98% $103,322.81 15.43% 31.03% 71.04%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 25 18.02% 0.89% $10,890.27 17.74% 29.05% 63.42%
Electronics (General) 167 19.95% 0.99% $121,743.98 10.42% 42.91% 59.34%
Engineering/Construction 51 45.54% 0.57% $42,773.50 1.74% 64.64% 57.02%
Entertainment 84 27.51% 1.80% $334,353.82 21.92% 36.91% 63.16%
Environmental & Waste Services 97 73.90% 1.94% $74,768.62 8.21% 34.73% 65.51%
Farming/Agriculture 37 35.85% 2.53% $76,784.70 10.46% 43.85% 48.69%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 272 13.78% 1.30% $430,737.67 -1.20% 38.98% 34.97%
Food Processing 89 40.22% 1.52% $435,612.87 17.57% 52.57% 38.29%
Food Wholesalers 14 76.16% 2.49% $29,719.44 11.14% 57.24% 54.49%
Furn/Home Furnishings 30 24.54% 1.11% $43,266.90 13.56% 52.26% 44.49%
Green & Renewable Energy 28 2.16% 4.12% $7,430.71 -4.06% 42.19% 62.36%
Healthcare Products 254 42.16% 1.07% $421,963.92 10.33% 42.07% 62.16%
Healthcare Support Services 127 17.96% 0.81% $525,537.12 14.57% 52.01% 54.32%
Heathcare Information and Technology 126 9.44% 0.24% $227,465.61 11.79% 44.66% 60.52%
Homebuilding 34 5.63% 0.46% $64,176.71 16.01% 72.51% 41.71%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 58 110.47% 3.72% $169,868.38 9.98% 66.92% 36.49%
Hotel/Gaming 73 42.88% 2.45% $227,027.91 20.35% 47.47% 46.75%
Household Products 134 91.91% 2.54% $449,558.76 13.46% 37.10% 62.02%
Information Services 70 23.81% 0.80% $602,637.25 23.78% 66.28% 40.74%
Insurance (General) 20 27.93% 1.49% $171,380.70 4.67% 63.97% 33.57%
Insurance (Life) 25 27.26% 2.52% $178,449.90 8.68% 60.19% 35.59%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 53 24.36% 1.97% $204,821.82 11.91% 61.09% 32.93%
Investments & Asset Management 145 63.04% 3.85% $321,888.10 11.18% 45.01% 37.84%
Machinery 130 37.58% 1.84% $179,899.28 12.76% 65.09% 46.07%
Metals & Mining 114 0.21% 2.71% $49,820.57 -23.49% 20.07% 91.02%
Office Equipment & Services 24 33.11% 2.62% $18,010.22 29.36% 60.70% 41.58%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 7 99.94% 4.08% $546,494.35 5.84% 55.66% 50.24%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 351 0.49% 3.10% $343,219.83 -27.53% 35.56% 80.22%
Oil/Gas Distribution 79 225.73% 7.31% $380,223.84 7.52% 43.75% 47.82%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 143 51.81% 2.91% $269,660.26 8.26% 51.89% 69.62%
Packaging & Container 25 35.85% 1.47% $81,620.19 16.99% 76.02% 32.10%
Paper/Forest Products 20 113.08% 2.96% $27,311.85 6.34% 69.94% 38.53%
Power 73 68.68% 3.48% $510,727.72 8.55% 62.08% 29.31%
Precious Metals 113 0.24% 0.90% $17,392.17 -4.40% 18.02% 93.13%
Publshing & Newspapers 39 112.88% 2.98% $60,814.75 4.18% 59.52% 51.60%
R.E.I.T. 221 137.82% 4.28% $849,554.27 7.48% 73.54% 25.71%
Real Estate (Development) 21 0.00% 0.00% $5,988.45 -1.29% 57.22% 36.15%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 12 449.37% 5.30% $4,425.52 1.70% 58.34% 40.76%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 55 10.08% 0.39% $37,426.39 13.66% 32.64% 43.44%
Recreation 65 119.76% 3.53% $56,576.48 11.21% 51.29% 45.47%
Reinsurance 3 9.25% 0.68% $13,590.80 6.99% 77.74% 29.15%
Restaurant/Dining 83 51.76% 1.87% $326,272.31 31.92% 62.28% 40.67%
Retail (Automotive) 26 3.55% 0.18% $97,609.05 33.90% 75.94% 46.34%
Retail (Building Supply) 5 38.72% 1.59% $240,938.80 45.64% 63.76% 50.34%
Retail (Distributors) 83 31.51% 1.62% $99,216.03 14.96% 57.70% 52.36%
Retail (General) 19 47.30% 2.42% $397,757.00 15.15% 77.88% 46.87%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 17 19.62% 0.95% $68,189.68 26.76% 55.74% 51.57%
Retail (Online) 39 3.56% 0.03% $490,432.21 15.96% 50.91% 50.54%
Retail (Special Lines) 124 27.03% 1.39% $482,733.29 19.73% 66.79% 50.69%
Rubber& Tires 4 2.95% 0.79% $11,376.06 0.49% 63.88% 38.00%
Semiconductor 87 39.73% 1.93% $442,060.75 15.81% 59.43% 51.24%
Semiconductor Equip 46 60.15% 1.60% $66,362.53 6.23% 65.95% 54.21%
Shipbuilding & Marine 11 2.69% 0.64% $5,112.16 26.48% 45.88% 60.89%
Shoe 11 24.39% 0.86% $118,816.68 25.95% 69.76% 39.02%
Software (Entertainment) 17 11.18% 0.31% $55,285.69 12.30% 58.55% 54.18%
Software (Internet) 308 1.29% 0.02% $1,040,207.85 9.12% 35.89% 64.71%
Software (System & Application) 241 55.99% 1.35% $1,034,292.65 11.72% 50.29% 59.22%
Steel 36 0.99% 3.66% $33,646.37 -14.11% 52.66% 51.52%
Telecom (Wireless) 19 0.20% 0.12% $68,206.32 -3.16% 43.52% 45.11%
Telecom. Equipment 121 48.16% 2.44% $325,172.95 12.40% 49.03% 57.78%
Telecom. Services 65 124.64% 4.47% $459,941.19 12.21% 41.41% 52.25%
Tobacco 20 77.99% 3.74% $320,708.59 -17.22% 37.93% 48.90%
Transportation 21 52.56% 2.02% $154,202.44 20.32% 69.31% 40.03%
Transportation (Railroads) 12 40.55% 2.98% $128,975.54 18.55% 56.90% 31.20%
Trucking 26 10.70% 0.62% $47,378.15 22.26% 70.61% 43.08%
Unclassified 3 696.75% 3.52% $54.78 0.70% 15.09% 24.61%
Utility (General) 20 76.53% 3.58% $237,473.70 9.17% 73.87% 25.03%
Utility (Water) 18 55.78% 2.26% $20,946.06 9.68% 37.30% 36.78%
Total Market 7480 52.18% 2.06% $23,569,758.45 10.77% 47.40% 51.65%


Last Updated in January 2016
By Aswath Damodaran