Ito En Dividend yield

 Price  6,790.00
 Dividend  40.06
 Earnings  88.41
 Cash-flow  280.58
 Book value  1,697.50
 Equity  1,700.19

Ito En is part of Beverages business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Ito En is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ito En paid a total dividend of 3,525 million JPY last year, for a market value of 597,520 millions (Market Cap 383,223 millions). Dividend per share of Ito En is 40.06 JPY, and his stock market price 6,790.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ito En has a dividend yield of 0.59%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Ito En dividend yield with other Beverages companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Ito En

Ito En Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ito En to maintain his current dividend of JPY 40.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ito En payout on ernings is currently 45.31%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.17% and 45.16% respectively. Both figures show that Ito En can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Ito En is JPY 280.58 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 40.06, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ito En, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Beverages sector companies.

Ito En payout

Ito En Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ito En Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ito En showed a return of 15.50% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.48% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 18.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Beverages firms.

Ito En stock and market return