Dividend Fundamentals by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2020

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry  Name Number of firms Total Dividends Special Dividends as % of Total Dividends Dividend Payout Dividend Yield  Market Cap  ROE Institutional Holdings Std Dev in Stock Prices
Advertising 47  $                  1,007.57 -2.17% 101.33% 3.00% $33,627.36 26.08% 37.55% 62.38%
Aerospace/Defense 77  $                13,358.36 12.90% 44.14% 1.69% $788,341.32 31.42% 57.10% 38.74%
Air Transport 18  $                  2,116.60 0.00% 15.08% 1.64% $128,812.96 28.20% 73.02% 31.74%
Apparel 51  $                  1,941.40 0.00% 43.05% 1.83% $105,842.16 16.72% 50.56% 51.10%
Auto & Truck 13  $                  5,372.20 -5.58% 51.58% 3.07% $175,154.11 12.43% 60.63% 35.02%
Auto Parts 46  $                     711.21 0.00% 26.31% 1.48% $47,963.44 12.56% 59.91% 50.43%
Bank (Money Center) 7  $                30,543.33 0.00% 27.40% 2.46% $1,243,752.90 12.80% 58.45% 17.74%
Banks (Regional) 611  $                15,982.24 0.69% 29.77% 2.22% $720,270.15 12.05% 35.43% 18.26%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 21  $                  1,275.56 0.00% 67.00% 1.50% $84,989.51 6.88% 45.56% 42.46%
Beverage (Soft) 34  $                12,873.37 1.05% 57.44% 2.54% $507,817.41 40.25% 26.11% 57.08%
Broadcasting 27  $                  7,274.69 0.02% 38.15% 7.95% $91,487.52 93.39% 58.77% 32.65%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 39  $                  6,144.97 3.42% 22.21% 2.00% $307,779.88 14.06% 65.66% 27.36%
Building Materials 42  $                     839.13 6.89% 26.75% 0.92% $90,939.78 14.05% 68.57% 30.78%
Business & Consumer Services 165  $                  3,650.99 0.00% 73.82% 1.49% $244,406.08 10.24% 52.47% 43.80%
Cable TV 14  $                  3,910.50 0.00% 23.15% 0.91% $428,829.57 11.76% 57.09% 25.03%
Chemical (Basic) 43  $                  2,744.76 0.00% 90.86% 4.09% $67,056.68 9.16% 37.53% 51.96%
Chemical (Diversified) 6  $                     655.00 0.00% 62.72% 3.43% $19,089.41 10.07% 79.31% 35.92%
Chemical (Specialty) 94  $                  7,341.11 0.00% 63.99% 1.81% $404,876.55 5.68% 57.42% 48.36%
Coal & Related Energy 22  $                       98.41 203.23% 16.81% 2.02% $4,882.23 11.59% 36.23% 54.71%
Computer Services 106  $                  7,329.76 0.12% 52.14% 2.41% $303,667.43 17.29% 54.94% 45.52%
Computers/Peripherals 48  $                16,940.64 0.00% 26.84% 1.18% $1,439,421.86 39.99% 45.72% 50.41%
Construction Supplies 44  $                  4,210.27 12.47% 28.55% 1.84% $228,781.83 24.78% 72.80% 29.91%
Diversified 23  $                  6,415.54 0.00% 18.22% 0.69% $934,354.11 7.86% 54.02% 38.16%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 503  $                12,873.82 0.18% 0.10% 1.40% $917,713.13 -0.94% 36.14% 67.45%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 267  $                28,629.98 0.01% 61.39% 2.27% $1,260,007.94 21.51% 27.23% 77.14%
Education 35  $                       73.50 0.00% 4.56% 0.21% $34,409.88 12.90% 53.93% 37.64%
Electrical Equipment 113  $                  2,243.56 9.17% 36.80% 1.48% $152,058.47 20.08% 40.68% 53.67%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 20  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $3,691.56 -10.11% 28.16% 62.17%
Electronics (General) 153  $                  1,560.73 0.02% 24.67% 0.79% $197,726.65 11.29% 44.92% 42.78%
Engineering/Construction 54  $                     473.68 0.00% 36.86% 0.68% $69,763.80 3.43% 67.62% 33.19%
Entertainment 107  $                  3,578.50 -0.07% 22.14% 0.64% $561,706.29 17.66% 43.91% 55.57%
Environmental & Waste Services 82  $                  1,871.40 1.56% 53.46% 1.30% $143,745.79 10.68% 45.59% 44.34%
Farming/Agriculture 31  $                  2,347.43 0.00% 56.24% 2.03% $115,750.83 9.14% 44.07% 46.88%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 232  $                  9,596.86 4.44% 15.96% 1.37% $700,320.36 0.07% 38.83% 25.70%
Food Processing 88  $                  9,425.53 0.48% 303.82% 2.33% $404,578.16 1.90% 49.76% 31.53%
Food Wholesalers 17  $                     836.60 0.00% 50.64% 1.34% $62,583.13 15.51% 62.79% 31.58%
Furn/Home Furnishings 35  $                     573.87 4.65% 24.22% 1.61% $35,606.15 16.97% 42.58% 43.38%
Green & Renewable Energy 22  $                     352.40 0.00% 0.12% 3.18% $11,091.30 -5.80% 34.20% 53.76%
Healthcare Products 242  $                  5,028.28 0.00% 30.27% 0.52% $973,252.77 9.78% 46.13% 53.09%
Healthcare Support Services 128  $                10,558.66 0.00% 38.37% 1.32% $799,238.17 13.16% 49.12% 49.95%
Heathcare Information and Technology 129  $                     695.12 0.00% 8.54% 0.16% $443,997.82 11.17% 50.57% 53.86%
Homebuilding 32  $                     606.50 0.00% 7.26% 0.61% $99,627.78 15.26% 76.85% 36.55%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 36  $                     742.00 0.00% 23.62% 0.83% $89,433.30 62.13% 53.79% 42.63%
Hotel/Gaming 65  $                  6,817.01 0.00% 54.30% 2.15% $317,166.58 16.23% 62.92% 34.10%
Household Products 127  $                12,694.79 0.00% 152.58% 2.21% $575,542.83 10.59% 33.81% 50.91%
Information Services 69  $                  7,420.56 0.05% 24.91% 0.57% $1,312,258.27 30.52% 62.18% 37.80%
Insurance (General) 19  $                  3,295.89 8.31% 42.05% 1.82% $180,761.55 7.42% 73.31% 31.00%
Insurance (Life) 24  $                  5,454.81 0.68% 26.07% 2.88% $189,678.19 10.44% 65.79% 25.13%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 51  $                  5,600.99 35.22% 35.82% 2.15% $261,072.00 10.58% 56.87% 21.71%
Investments & Asset Management 192  $                11,482.28 5.83% 49.33% 2.97% $386,622.14 13.31% 47.07% 27.88%
Machinery 120  $                  4,309.65 1.22% 28.00% 1.24% $346,252.20 20.03% 67.31% 35.39%
Metals & Mining 92  $                  1,637.14 2.23% 202.98% 2.60% $63,045.07 3.27% 20.82% 73.25%
Office Equipment & Services 22  $                     377.65 0.00% 38.57% 2.28% $16,527.72 18.22% 60.25% 31.28%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 4  $                25,649.00 0.00% 89.07% 4.60% $556,995.80 7.85% 72.96% 28.62%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 269  $                  4,383.35 0.75% 27.36% 1.30% $338,204.41 6.36% 37.71% 59.37%
Oil/Gas Distribution 24  $                  8,026.26 0.00% 303.21% 5.45% $147,289.09 3.91% 56.55% 32.66%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 136  $                  9,257.01 0.00% 0.32% 3.02% $306,785.53 -8.40% 52.96% 53.50%
Packaging & Container 24  $                  2,582.50 0.00% 44.97% 2.13% $121,234.60 15.96% 69.45% 33.14%
Paper/Forest Products 15  $                     300.10 0.00% 179.43% 2.61% $11,516.26 2.05% 75.42% 37.37%
Power 52  $                17,903.25 -1.03% 97.59% 2.59% $692,148.03 5.71% 70.95% 18.49%
Precious Metals 83  $                     454.59 103.39% 20.77% 0.89% $50,966.12 12.90% 20.26% 82.64%
Publishing & Newspapers 31  $                     669.91 8.03% 0.80% 2.44% $27,402.40 -3.79% 56.62% 38.18%
R.E.I.T. 234  $                52,244.06 2.32% 192.44% 3.93% $1,329,859.00 5.49% 76.56% 19.86%
Real Estate (Development) 20  $                         0.06 0.00% 0.05% 0.00% $7,019.53 3.37% 30.84% 47.22%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 12  $                       24.70 0.00% 22.05% 0.78% $3,161.80 5.71% 53.10% 21.35%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 57  $                     370.78 1.34% 19.23% 0.76% $49,032.79 11.92% 34.20% 39.15%
Recreation 63  $                  1,206.62 0.00% 264.95% 1.65% $73,220.67 4.27% 51.81% 47.53%
Reinsurance 2  $                     156.90 0.00% 18.26% 0.72% $21,696.00 5.00% 89.82% 14.87%
Restaurant/Dining 77  $                  7,209.12 2.26% 53.91% 1.87% $385,715.61 NA 59.78% 38.76%
Retail (Automotive) 26  $                     262.30 -1.81% 4.42% 0.23% $115,923.20 34.60% 74.19% 37.37%
Retail (Building Supply) 17  $                  7,483.44 0.27% 53.71% 2.12% $352,504.66 94.81% 77.59% 47.29%
Retail (Distributors) 80  $                  2,239.49 15.10% 28.91% 1.48% $151,724.76 16.47% 60.43% 42.83%
Retail (General) 18  $                10,010.63 0.00% 44.44% 1.59% $628,942.50 18.14% 72.86% 40.40%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 13  $                     725.70 0.00% 34.19% 1.96% $37,012.56 18.11% 47.71% 37.18%
Retail (Online) 70  $                     574.90 0.00% 3.60% 0.05% $1,093,903.03 22.41% 42.36% 55.97%
Retail (Special Lines) 89  $                  5,680.68 2.26% 40.09% 1.86% $305,674.22 19.92% 67.43% 44.95%
Rubber& Tires 4  $                     170.10 0.00% 76.43% 3.34% $5,092.89 3.70% 46.72% 57.59%
Semiconductor 72  $                18,632.20 0.00% 43.91% 1.69% $1,099,444.52 20.29% 58.82% 43.69%
Semiconductor Equip 39  $                  2,173.79 0.00% 29.20% 1.22% $178,342.20 27.65% 64.09% 41.06%
Shipbuilding & Marine 10  $                       50.50 0.00% 32.11% 0.62% $8,147.22 2.69% 38.46% 34.05%
Shoe 11  $                  1,498.89 0.00% 26.78% 0.84% $178,363.12 40.16% 78.12% 37.56%
Software (Entertainment) 86  $                            -   #DIV/0! 0.00% 0.00% $1,639,743.94 18.49% 36.62% 61.37%
Software (Internet) 30  $                         7.22 0.00% 2.58% 0.01% $88,818.53 6.14% 46.60% 44.78%
Software (System & Application) 363  $                18,526.35 59.42% 30.55% 0.72% $2,555,958.62 27.91% 48.09% 49.50%
Steel 32  $                  1,225.01 18.78% 19.66% 2.29% $53,414.80 18.41% 66.78% 39.39%
Telecom (Wireless) 18  $                       97.79 0.75% 13.80% 0.10% $97,912.92 1.15% 49.33% 41.85%
Telecom. Equipment 91  $                  6,778.22 0.00% 53.31% 2.12% $319,389.87 17.58% 46.08% 46.30%
Telecom. Services 67  $                26,383.77 0.00% 170.56% 4.53% $582,864.89 5.67% 38.82% 54.47%
Tobacco 17  $                13,428.83 0.00% 143.69% 5.82% $230,921.52 -0.05% 41.63% 38.49%
Transportation 18  $                  4,458.30 0.00% 59.98% 2.52% $176,882.02 21.61% 82.45% 27.99%
Transportation (Railroads) 8  $                  4,333.00 0.00% 33.86% 1.75% $246,980.42 23.44% 63.91% 18.25%
Trucking 33  $                     453.05 71.96% 0.14% 0.35% $130,857.48 -32.07% 55.91% 41.85%
Utility (General) 16  $                  9,843.10 0.00% 75.43% 3.11% $316,006.20 11.07% 80.39% 13.11%
Utility (Water) 17  $                     671.74 0.00% 66.60% 1.56% $43,113.49 13.63% 49.96% 17.88%
Total Market 7053  $              570,044.01 3.65% 45.97% 1.68% $33,887,561.22 13.63% 48.57% 42.36%
Total Market (without financials) 5878  $              481,942.64 3.55% 52.42% 1.61% $29,897,304.05 13.30% 50.03% 46.41%

Last Updated in January 2020
By Aswath Damodaran