Chiba Bank Dividend yield

 Price  725.00
 Dividend  24.00
 Earnings  66.51
 Cash-flow  302.08
 Book value  1,450.00
 Equity  1,330.20

Chiba Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Chiba Bank is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Chiba Bank paid a total dividend of 17,832 million JPY last year, for a market value of 538,675 millions (Market Cap 441,665 millions). Dividend per share of Chiba Bank is 24.00 JPY, and his stock market price 725.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Chiba Bank has a dividend yield of 3.31%, which is similar to the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. However, it is lower than the average of Financials industry. The company should be deeply analized because dividend yields should be similar among companies from the same industry unless they carry an opposite strategy.

In addition, you should compare Chiba Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Chiba Bank

Chiba Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Chiba Bank to maintain his current dividend of JPY 24.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Chiba Bank payout on ernings is currently 36.08%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Chiba Bankcan 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 Chiba Bank is JPY 302.08 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 24.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Chiba Bank, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Chiba Bank payout

Chiba Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Chiba Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Chiba Bank showed a return of -0.50% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Banks firms.

Chiba Bank stock and market return