Walker & Dunlop Dividend
What is Walker & Dunlop current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Walker & Dunlop Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Market Bottom 25% (US)||1.5%|
|Market Top 25% (US)||4.3%|
|Industry Average (Mortgage)||6.3%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (WD)||2.6%|
Notable Dividend: WD's dividend (2.58%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).
High Dividend: WD's dividend (2.58%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.26%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
|Month||Dividend Per Share (annual)||Avg. Yield (%)|
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WD has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WD's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.2%), WD's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: WD's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (31.4% payout ratio).