Principal Financial Group (PFG) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.98%
  • Dividend

     1.88
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     16.8%
  • Dividend increased

     7 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     43%
  • Dividend pay date

     9/29/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     8/30/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 10.4%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     14 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     19.8
  • Tweed factor

     5.4
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   
10.4%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
17.4%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
6.3%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
35.8%
Price change from 52 week high   
-6.8%
Price change from 50 days average   
-0.7%
Price change from 200 days average   
-1.0%
Price info
Change
0.19 (0.30%)


Last price
63.12 USD


Day range
62.68 - 63.41


Year range
49.04 - 67.73

Financial health
Current ratio
2.85


Debt/equity ratio
40.79


Cash
4.96B


Debt
3.86B


Credit rating
BBB

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
14.35


Price/book (P/B)
1.63


Forward price/earning (P/E)
11.52


Price/sales (P/S)
1.45


PEG
1.39


Market cap
18.24B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.9000,0.4500,0.5000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
-25.5%
3.0900,1.6300,1.9700
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-20.2%
10 year history
0.9000,0.4500,0.5000,0.5500,0.7000,0.7600,0.9800,1.3200,1.5000,1.5200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
6.0%
3.0900,1.6300,1.9700,2.0600,2.1500,2.5700,2.9500,3.6500,4.0600,4.0600
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
3.1%
28.7300,9.5300,24.7400,30.3600,33.1500,33.2000,31.4300,35.1000,33.0100,31.9300
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
1.2%
29.9000,27.6000,25.4000,26.7000,24.7000,30.3000,32.2000,33.4000,35.6000,37.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
2.4%
268.0000,261.0000,299.0000,323.0000,318.0000,300.0000,298.0000,299.0000,298.0000,298.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
1.2%
Other companies in the life insurance industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   American Equity Investment Lif 13 yrs0.85%12.9%
United Kingdom   Chesnara 13 yrs4.71%2.4%
United Kingdom   Prudential 12 yrs2.14%8.6%
USA   Torchmark 12 yrs0.76%13.6%
USA   Reinsurance Group of America I 9 yrs1.20%19.8%
USA   Primerica 8 yrs1.02%46.7%
Company profile
Empoloyees
14,873


Sector


Website


Founded
1879


Industry


SEC filings




Principal Financial Group, Inc. provides retirement, asset management, and insurance products and services. It operates through Retirement and Investor Services, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions segments. The Retirement and Investor Services segment p...
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Address:
711 High Street, Des Moines, IA, 50392

Phone:
+1 515 247-5111
Principal Financial Group has a dividend of 1.88 USD and based on a stock price of 63.12, the yield is 2.98%. The dividend has been raised for 7 years in a row (since 2010). An earnings per share of 4.4 and a dividend of 1.88 gives Principal Financial Group a payout ratio of 43%. The company has a dividend payback period of 14 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 16.8%. 8/30/2017 is the ex-dividend date for Principal Financial Group, while 9/29/2017 is the dividend pay date. This US company was founded in 1879 and has 14,873 employees. The stock belongs to the life insurance industry in the financial sector. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 2.6 out of 5 stars.






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