Hamamatsu Photo Dividend yield

 Price  6,550.00
 Dividend  60.26
 Earnings  161.73
 Cash-flow  257.87
 Book value  1,523.26
 Equity  1,444.02

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

Hamamatsu Photo paid a total dividend of 9,340 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,015,250 millions (Market Cap 833,304 millions). Dividend per share of Hamamatsu Photo is 60.26 JPY, and his stock market price 6,550.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hamamatsu Photo has a dividend yield of 0.92%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Hamamatsu Photo dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Hamamatsu Photo

Hamamatsu Photo Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hamamatsu Photo to maintain his current dividend of JPY 60.26 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.92%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hamamatsu Photo payout on ernings is currently 37.26%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that Hamamatsu Photo 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 Hamamatsu Photo is JPY 257.87 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 60.26, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Hamamatsu Photo payout

Hamamatsu Photo Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Hamamatsu Photo Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hamamatsu Photo showed a return of 13.10% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Hamamatsu Photo stock and market return