Inpex Corporation Dividend yield

 Price  556.00
 Dividend  24.02
 Earnings  113.47
 Cash-flow  185.33
 Book value  1,853.33
 Equity  2,063.09

Inpex Corporation is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Inpex Corporation is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Inpex Corporation paid a total dividend of 35,069 million JPY last year, for a market value of 811,760 millions (Market Cap 506,771 millions). Dividend per share of Inpex Corporation is 24.02 JPY, and his stock market price 556.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Inpex Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.32%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Inpex Corporation dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Inpex Corporation

Inpex Corporation Dividend Payout

About the ability of Inpex Corporation to maintain his current dividend of JPY 24.02 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.32%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Inpex Corporation payout on ernings is currently 21.17%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.57% and 45.97% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Inpex Corporationcan 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 Inpex Corporation is JPY 185.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 24.02, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Inpex Corporation, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Inpex Corporation payout

Inpex Corporation Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Inpex Corporation Stock performance

Finally, last moth Inpex Corporation showed a return of -4.80% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.49% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -51.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Inpex Corporation stock and market return