Kobayashi Pharmaceut Dividend yield

 Price  9,820.00
 Dividend  83.47
 Earnings  252.44
 Cash-flow  287.13
 Book value  2,517.95
 Equity  2,427.31

Kobayashi Pharmaceut is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Kobayashi Pharmaceut is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kobayashi Pharmaceut paid a total dividend of 6,511 million JPY last year, for a market value of 765,960 millions (Market Cap 598,698 millions). Dividend per share of Kobayashi Pharmaceut is 83.47 JPY, and his stock market price 9,820.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kobayashi Pharmaceut has a dividend yield of 0.85%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Kobayashi Pharmaceut dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Kobayashi Pharmaceut

Kobayashi Pharmaceut Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kobayashi Pharmaceut to maintain his current dividend of JPY 83.47 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.85%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kobayashi Pharmaceut payout on ernings is currently 33.07%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.25% and 29.07% respectively. Both figures show that Kobayashi Pharmaceut 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 Kobayashi Pharmaceut is JPY 287.13 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 83.47, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kobayashi Pharmaceut, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Kobayashi Pharmaceut payout

Kobayashi Pharmaceut Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kobayashi Pharmaceut Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kobayashi Pharmaceut showed a return of 0.00% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.32% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -4.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Kobayashi Pharmaceut stock and market return