J Front Retailing Dividend yield

 Price  1,051.00
 Dividend  27.01
 Earnings  -100.10
 Cash-flow  276.58
 Book value  1,313.75
 Equity  -1,756.14

J Front Retailing is part of General Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. J Front Retailing is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

J Front Retailing paid a total dividend of 7,077 million JPY last year, for a market value of 275,362 millions (Market Cap 258,896 millions). Dividend per share of J Front Retailing is 27.01 JPY, and his stock market price 1,051.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, J Front Retailing has a dividend yield of 2.57%, 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 J Front Retailing dividend yield with other General Retailers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of J Front Retailing

J Front Retailing Dividend Payout

About the ability of J Front Retailing to maintain his current dividend of JPY 27.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.57%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). J Front Retailing payout on ernings is currently -26.98%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.17% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that J Front Retailingcan 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 J Front Retailing is JPY 276.58 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 27.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of J Front Retailing, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and General Retailers sector companies.

J Front Retailing payout

J Front Retailing Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

J Front Retailing Stock performance

Finally, last moth J Front Retailing showed a return of 3.30% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 17.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and General Retailers firms.

J Front Retailing stock and market return