Dividend Fundamentals by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2019

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry Name Number of firms Total Dividends(US $ millions) Special Dividends as % of Total Dividends Dividend Payout Dividend Yield  Market Cap(US $ millions)  ROE Institutional Holdings Std Dev in Stock Prices
Advertising 48  $                     930.60 11.04% 99.12% 3.06% $30,456.71 22.55% 33.30% 66.44%
Aerospace/Defense 85  $                12,166.03 0.29% 38.06% 1.96% $621,794.36 32.01% 56.84% 40.77%
Air Transport 18  $                  2,061.30 0.00% 14.68% 1.68% $122,724.87 27.62% 73.51% 34.19%
Apparel 50  $                  1,738.65 0.00% 59.70% 2.12% $81,876.69 11.32% 54.55% 48.89%
Auto & Truck 14  $                  4,967.70 10.07% 80.58% 3.45% $143,947.83 7.32% 67.85% 38.24%
Auto Parts 52  $                     710.37 1.97% 16.70% 1.59% $44,584.24 20.40% 59.24% 44.28%
Bank (Money Center) 10  $                26,294.53 0.00% 34.08% 2.67% $984,632.40 8.42% 50.29% 18.29%
Banks (Regional) 633  $                14,002.51 1.17% 27.21% 2.38% $589,265.09 11.48% 36.43% 20.60%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 31  $                  1,141.09 42.19% 19.56% 1.63% $69,971.42 25.34% 40.05% 33.49%
Beverage (Soft) 37  $                11,447.90 0.00% 117.74% 2.68% $426,689.12 24.29% 21.78% 50.32%
Broadcasting 24  $                     672.25 0.70% 14.15% 1.25% $53,911.50 82.32% 60.02% 37.29%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 38  $                  5,146.62 3.15% 23.42% 1.94% $265,015.95 11.46% 68.75% 32.08%
Building Materials 42  $                     704.30 8.22% 18.22% 0.97% $72,837.12 19.57% 69.26% 33.40%
Business & Consumer Services 168  $                  2,176.64 2.48% 26.08% 1.14% $191,391.57 20.11% 49.88% 44.86%
Cable TV 14  $                  4,541.27 33.03% 10.32% 1.47% $309,052.79 36.40% 58.85% 26.32%
Chemical (Basic) 39  $                     577.49 0.00% 17.89% 2.32% $24,923.87 29.23% 41.50% 54.33%
Chemical (Diversified) 6  $                  4,645.00 0.00% 83.11% 3.26% $142,518.42 5.02% 75.73% 32.60%
Chemical (Specialty) 89  $                  4,025.37 0.00% 33.33% 1.47% $273,235.77 16.73% 56.20% 42.33%
Coal & Related Energy 23  $                     127.41 6.24% 11.93% 1.62% $7,855.83 21.78% 32.58% 53.58%
Computer Services 119  $                  8,291.72 0.11% 63.37% 3.29% $252,046.33 16.46% 47.34% 41.69%
Computers/Peripherals 57  $                16,366.49 0.00% 25.77% 1.86% $878,892.67 33.65% 46.61% 49.87%
Construction Supplies 48  $                  3,803.77 9.32% 30.17% 2.11% $180,430.16 22.72% 70.33% 32.24%
Diversified 23  $                  9,953.09 0.00% 24.57% 1.21% $819,885.63 9.23% 64.68% 39.46%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 481  $                11,577.20 0.08% 0.13% 1.41% $821,998.80 -1.57% 37.36% 68.96%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 237  $                27,645.04 0.04% 98.10% 2.46% $1,124,918.08 12.55% 29.17% 72.45%
Education 35  $                       49.40 0.00% 4.24% 0.16% $30,241.24 11.16% 47.03% 37.66%
Electrical Equipment 116  $                  3,434.94 0.00% 66.70% 3.10% $110,974.66 18.97% 35.09% 57.29%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 19  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $6,027.73 -33.49% 26.00% 62.71%
Electronics (General) 160  $                  1,427.23 4.27% 58.80% 0.91% $157,151.20 4.16% 42.57% 46.69%
Engineering/Construction 52  $                     481.10 0.00% 16.69% 0.85% $56,274.43 9.33% 65.11% 40.14%
Entertainment 120  $                  4,454.04 3.77% 20.01% 0.89% $500,234.10 21.71% 43.96% 54.34%
Environmental & Waste Services 91  $                  1,934.87 7.12% 36.08% 1.68% $114,842.43 17.95% 39.34% 46.15%
Farming/Agriculture 33  $                  2,162.58 0.00% 35.72% 2.13% $101,580.09 13.31% 49.99% 29.07%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 259  $                  8,697.28 2.97% 19.75% 1.65% $527,494.24 0.12% 38.64% 27.33%
Food Processing 83  $                  9,801.96 0.00% 34.87% 3.00% $326,330.80 19.49% 48.37% 27.46%
Food Wholesalers 18  $                     779.57 0.00% 30.38% 1.69% $46,078.27 27.62% 58.65% 40.99%
Furn/Home Furnishings 30  $                     568.95 2.16% 55.10% 1.79% $31,825.52 6.33% 52.79% 43.51%
Green & Renewable Energy 21  $                     282.20 101.17% 149.32% 4.01% $7,039.20 5.63% 40.17% 69.48%
Healthcare Products 248  $                  4,891.81 0.00% 50.68% 0.65% $747,271.34 6.15% 42.52% 56.32%
Healthcare Support Services 111  $                  7,986.27 0.00% 24.81% 1.16% $686,265.96 16.73% 49.41% 48.13%
Heathcare Information and Technology 119  $                     573.99 5.64% 7.56% 0.18% $320,295.50 10.95% 51.04% 53.01%
Homebuilding 31  $                     615.53 0.00% 8.34% 0.90% $68,014.95 17.04% 74.15% 34.08%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 34  $                     553.83 0.00% 58.95% 0.75% $73,780.69 13.84% 60.39% 49.69%
Hotel/Gaming 70  $                  6,268.83 0.00% 30.94% 2.62% $239,437.55 31.85% 59.66% 35.01%
Household Products 141  $                12,314.16 0.20% 102.34% 2.71% $453,903.23 13.42% 35.01% 54.64%
Information Services 71  $                  6,656.09 0.00% 22.46% 0.72% $925,119.26 30.29% 61.64% 37.11%
Insurance (General) 20  $                  3,225.51 9.61% 0.28% 2.15% $149,910.42 -1.49% 69.66% 24.63%
Insurance (Life) 23  $                  5,258.58 0.71% 20.75% 3.14% $167,333.18 11.93% 71.30% 27.64%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 50  $                  4,379.20 46.88% 24.62% 2.09% $209,779.20 14.03% 60.01% 23.90%
Investments & Asset Management 172  $                  8,791.33 20.34% 33.61% 3.07% $286,233.58 16.18% 43.58% 35.43%
Machinery 127  $                  3,843.48 0.02% 31.11% 1.47% $260,820.27 17.24% 67.42% 34.36%
Metals & Mining 94  $                  1,254.27 0.00% 31.42% 2.38% $52,613.90 16.62% 17.18% 75.46%
Office Equipment & Services 24  $                     452.67 0.00% 48.50% 3.23% $14,012.37 17.35% 54.91% 39.46%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 5  $                24,378.00 0.00% 58.96% 4.49% $542,923.07 11.82% 68.45% 17.62%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 301  $                  4,820.32 0.49% 23.25% 1.26% $381,877.48 8.98% 38.55% 57.36%
Oil/Gas Distribution 20  $                  6,319.80 0.00% 157.94% 5.42% $116,507.77 6.75% 52.81% 36.03%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 134  $                  8,269.34 0.00% 46.59% 3.21% $257,948.14 10.19% 60.09% 49.29%
Packaging & Container 27  $                  2,514.20 0.00% 28.16% 2.48% $101,379.51 27.34% 72.77% 27.47%
Paper/Forest Products 20  $                     276.60 14.06% 41.71% 2.82% $9,807.64 8.45% 64.23% 42.72%
Power 51  $                18,252.55 1.01% 66.78% 3.21% $568,235.02 9.27% 66.73% 20.53%
Precious Metals 91  $                     336.14 0.00% 0.07% 1.16% $28,990.53 -2.95% 22.32% 74.54%
Publishing & Newspapers 33  $                     758.12 0.75% 0.92% 2.89% $26,233.03 -2.30% 63.61% 39.32%
R.E.I.T. 238  $                59,365.69 1.66% 130.47% 5.63% $1,053,711.41 9.49% 75.53% 21.22%
Real Estate (Development) 18  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $5,860.00 5.36% 42.23% 40.78%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 11  $                       17.52 0.00% 5.81% 0.61% $2,854.64 18.28% 51.86% 21.50%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 59  $                     347.98 19.48% 15.79% 1.01% $34,595.72 15.87% 37.85% 42.49%
Recreation 72  $                  1,144.81 0.15% 92.55% 2.05% $55,820.48 9.03% 53.53% 42.73%
Reinsurance 2  $                     134.60 114.41% 4.93% 0.75% $18,050.80 16.74% 90.52% 16.27%
Restaurant/Dining 78  $                  6,666.59 3.08% 44.53% 2.02% $329,302.00 0.13% 63.59% 38.18%
Retail (Automotive) 24  $                     231.01 6.75% 3.68% 0.26% $89,466.98 41.49% 73.76% 33.22%
Retail (Building Supply) 17  $                  6,255.44 0.00% 40.64% 2.19% $285,259.03 95.94% 75.03% 46.94%
Retail (Distributors) 88  $                  2,036.48 1.91% 21.79% 1.72% $118,591.21 22.71% 57.18% 44.59%
Retail (General) 19  $                10,119.80 7.27% 59.13% 2.09% $484,946.62 14.10% 76.94% 39.63%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 12  $                     532.19 0.01% 12.24% 1.63% $32,572.93 41.64% 50.67% 33.06%
Retail (Online) 79  $                     229.30 45.75% 0.66% 0.02% $941,444.03 29.66% 48.74% 54.22%
Retail (Special Lines) 91  $                  5,894.64 1.94% 34.20% 2.11% $279,272.58 24.37% 64.60% 49.17%
Rubber& Tires 4  $                     156.20 0.00% 31.07% 2.39% $6,534.81 8.23% 53.06% 29.03%
Semiconductor 72  $                16,989.90 0.00% 34.31% 2.16% $785,229.42 23.01% 61.20% 42.66%
Semiconductor Equip 41  $                  1,711.00 0.18% 21.16% 1.76% $97,252.10 26.22% 62.87% 48.66%
Shipbuilding & Marine 9  $                       36.04 0.00% 6.73% 0.52% $6,890.98 10.30% 35.82% 55.89%
Shoe 10  $                  1,369.79 0.00% 49.12% 1.03% $132,746.31 16.54% 69.96% 38.65%
Software (Entertainment) 92  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $1,194,220.94 15.31% 36.27% 65.58%
Software (Internet) 44  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $63,115.16 5.52% 49.32% 51.90%
Software (System & Application) 355  $                17,051.13 0.00% 58.53% 0.95% $1,791,086.20 13.47% 45.24% 50.68%
Steel 37  $                  1,176.35 82.03% 15.53% 2.41% $48,885.98 27.10% 61.37% 44.32%
Telecom (Wireless) 21  $                     102.17 -0.13% 0.78% 0.11% $89,941.98 27.69% 47.82% 44.49%
Telecom. Equipment 98  $                  6,716.79 0.00% 302.59% 2.10% $319,697.55 2.24% 50.87% 45.72%
Telecom. Services 67  $                25,056.58 0.00% 38.89% 5.27% $475,102.35 36.99% 34.01% 54.23%
Tobacco 17  $                12,233.46 0.00% 69.47% 6.10% $200,598.09 -2.52% 40.20% 48.08%
Transportation 19  $                  3,818.20 0.00% 29.32% 2.35% $162,598.89 45.36% 81.54% 33.82%
Transportation (Railroads) 10  $                  3,897.70 0.00% 15.08% 1.86% $209,279.56 51.74% 60.35% 20.12%
Trucking 28  $                     438.85 16.59% 7.08% 0.84% $52,445.38 29.77% 64.73% 41.51%
Utility (General) 18  $                  8,922.20 0.00% 63.65% 3.38% $264,000.20 12.17% 77.24% 15.34%
Utility (Water) 19  $                     607.62 0.57% 65.23% 1.90% $31,957.35 15.57% 43.25% 22.94%
Total Market  7209  $              536,039.09 2.31% 38.97% 1.99% $26,902,976.41 15.57% 48.49% 42.67%
Total Market (without financials) 6004  $              460,243.53 1.65% 41.33% 1.94% $23,723,312.35 16.88% 49.94% 46.24%

Last Updated in January 2019
By Aswath Damodaran