Eaton Dividend

What is Eaton current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


1.96%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Eaton Dividend Yield vs Market
How does ETN dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (ETN)2.0%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Electrical)1.6%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (ETN)2.1%

Notable Dividend: ETN's dividend (1.96%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).

High Dividend: ETN's dividend (1.96%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.29%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Eaton's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20243.599
12/31/20233.4210
12/31/20223.238
11/24/20223.241.96
7/28/20223.242.23
2/23/20223.242.3
10/27/20213.041.84
7/29/20213.041.89
4/28/20213.042.06
2/24/20213.042.2
10/27/20202.922.46
7/22/20202.922.87
4/22/20202.923.44
2/25/20202.923.68
2/4/20202.922.84
10/22/20192.843.06
7/23/20192.843.51
4/23/20192.843.54
2/27/20192.843.48
10/23/20182.643.63
7/24/20182.643.19
4/24/20182.643.42
2/28/20182.643.33
10/24/20172.43
7/25/20172.43.2
4/25/20172.43.1
2/22/20172.43.27
10/25/20162.283.37
7/26/20162.283.51
4/26/20162.283.7
2/24/20162.283.75
10/27/20152.24.14
7/21/20152.23.94
4/21/20152.23.15
2/25/20152.23.21
10/21/20141.962.91
7/22/20141.962.93
4/22/20141.962.61
2/26/20141.962.66
10/22/20131.682.31
7/24/20131.682.5
4/24/20131.682.58
2/27/20131.682.76
9/26/20121.522.91
7/25/20121.523.33
4/25/20121.523.68
1/26/20121.523.06

Stable Dividend: ETN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: ETN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (55.5%), ETN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (81%), ETN's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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