Central Japan Railwy Dividend yield

 Price  16,550.00
 Dividend  130.75
 Earnings  2,018.29
 Cash-flow  3,009.09
 Book value  20,687.50
 Equity  18,516.42

Central Japan Railwy is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Central Japan Railwy is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Central Japan Railwy paid a total dividend of 25,627 million JPY last year, for a market value of 3,243,800 millions (Market Cap 2,989,703 millions). Dividend per share of Central Japan Railwy is 130.75 JPY, and his stock market price 16,550.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Central Japan Railwy has a dividend yield of 0.79%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Central Japan Railwy dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Central Japan Railwy

Central Japan Railwy Dividend Payout

About the ability of Central Japan Railwy to maintain his current dividend of JPY 130.75 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.79%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Central Japan Railwy payout on ernings is currently 6.48%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.17% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Central Japan Railwycan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Central Japan Railwy is JPY 3,009.09 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 130.75, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Central Japan Railwy, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

Central Japan Railwy payout

Central Japan Railwy Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Central Japan Railwy Stock performance

Finally, last moth Central Japan Railwy showed a return of -4.90% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -4.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Travel and Leisure firms.

Central Japan Railwy stock and market return