Furukawa Electric Dividend yield

 Price  2,505.00
 Dividend  79.91
 Earnings  255.61
 Cash-flow  532.98
 Book value  4,175.00
 Equity  4,190.33

Furukawa Electric is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Furukawa Electric is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Furukawa Electric stock dividend

Furukawa Electric paid a total dividend of 5,594 million JPY last year, for a market value of 175,350 millions (Market Cap 153,416 millions). Furukawa Electric dividend per share is 79.91 JPY, and his stock market price 2,505.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Furukawa Electric has a dividend yield of 3.19%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Industrials industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Furukawa Electric stocks dividend with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or other of the best Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Furukawa Electric

Furukawa Electric Dividend Payout

About the ability of Furukawa Electric to maintain his current dividend of JPY 79.91 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.19%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Furukawa Electric payout on ernings is currently 31.26%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Furukawa Electriccan 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 Furukawa Electric is JPY 532.98 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 79.91, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Furukawa Electric, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Furukawa Electric payout

Furukawa Electric Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Furukawa Electric's dividend stock, both in percentage and in JPY, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Furukawa Electric dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Japan stocks and that of the Electronic and Electrical Equipment stocks.

Furukawa Electric stock dividend history

Furukawa Electric Stock performance

Finally, last moth Furukawa Electric showed a return of -8.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Furukawa Electric stock and market return