NextEra Energy Dividend

What is NextEra Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

NextEra Energy Dividend Yield vs Market
How does NEE dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (NEE)2.1%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.7%
Market Top 25% (US)4.7%
Industry Average (Electric Utilities)3.2%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (NEE)2.4%

Notable Dividend: NEE's dividend (2.1%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.67%).

High Dividend: NEE's dividend (2.1%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.68%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (123.3%), NEE's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: NEE is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.

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