CVS Health (CVS) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.46%
  • Dividend

     2
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     27.7%
  • Dividend increased

     13 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     40%
  • Dividend pay date

     11/3/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/20/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     89 yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 89.2%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     11 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     30.2
  • Tweed factor

     14.0
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
89.2%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
25.7%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-13.8%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
18.5%
Price change from 52 week high   
-10.4%
Price change from 50 days average   
2.9%
Price change from 200 days average   
3.0%
Price info
Change
1.74 (2.19%)


Last price
81.37 USD


Day range
79.63 - 81.62


Year range
69.30 - 90.85

Financial health
Current ratio
1.31


Debt/equity ratio
73.75


Cash
2.55B


Debt
27.46B


Credit rating
BBB+

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
16.21


Price/book (P/B)
2.37


Forward price/earning (P/E)
12.79


Price/sales (P/S)
0.45


PEG
1.68


Market cap
82.72B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.2290,0.2580,0.3040
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
15.2%
1.9200,2.1800,2.5500
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
15.2%
10 year history
0.2290,0.2580,0.3040,0.3500,0.5000,0.6500,0.9000,1.1000,1.4000,1.7000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
24.9%
1.9200,2.1800,2.5500,2.4900,2.5700,3.0300,3.7400,3.9600,4.6300,4.6300
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
10.3%
21.6600,23.9400,25.7100,27.6600,28.8800,30.6300,32.6600,33.4200,33.7600,33.8600
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
5.1%
12.0000,11.4000,11.9000,14.0000,18.3000,21.5000,23.2000,27.2000,29.8000,30.3000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
10.8%
Other companies in the health care plans industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   UnitedHealth Group 8 yrs1.56%26.7%
USA   Aetna 7 yrs1.32%10.8%
USA   Anthem 7 yrs1.54%21.1%
USA   Humana 7 yrs0.67%18.3%
Company profile
Empoloyees
137,800


Sector


Website


Founded
1892


Industry


SEC filings




CVS Health Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated pharmacy health care services in the United States. The company operates through Pharmacy Services and Retail Pharmacy segments. The Pharmacy Services segment offers pharmacy benefit management services, such as plan design ...
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Address:
One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI, 02895

Phone:
+1 401 765-1500
CVS Health has a dividend of 2 USD and their yield is 2.46%. The company has increased the dividend for 13 years. The payout ratio of CVS is 40%, based on an EPS of 5.02 and a dividend of 2. If their dividend growth rate stays the same, the dividend payback period would be 11 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 27.7%. 7/20/2017 is the ex-dividend date for CVS Health, while 11/3/2017 is the dividend pay date. It was founded in 1892 and is a US company with 137,800 employees. The stock belongs to the health care plans industry in the healthcare sector. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars.






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