Dai Nippon Printing Dividend yield

 Price  2,319.00
 Dividend  64.00
 Earnings  246.70
 Cash-flow  362.34
 Book value  3,312.86
 Equity  3,379.45

Dai Nippon Printing is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Dai Nippon Printing is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Dai Nippon Printing paid a total dividend of 18,048 million JPY last year, for a market value of 653,958 millions (Market Cap 637,146 millions). Dividend per share of Dai Nippon Printing is 64.00 JPY, and his stock market price 2,319.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Dai Nippon Printing has a dividend yield of 2.76%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Dai Nippon Printing dividend yield with other Media companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Dai Nippon Printing

Dai Nippon Printing Dividend Payout

About the ability of Dai Nippon Printing to maintain his current dividend of JPY 64.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.76%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Dai Nippon Printing payout on ernings is currently 25.94%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.17% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures show that Dai Nippon Printing is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 Dai Nippon Printing is JPY 362.34 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 64.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Dai Nippon Printing, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

Dai Nippon Printing payout

Dai Nippon Printing Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Dai Nippon Printing Stock performance

Finally, last moth Dai Nippon Printing showed a return of 21.20% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Media firms.

Dai Nippon Printing stock and market return