Kobe Bussan Dividend yield

 Price  3,775.00
 Dividend  20.01
 Earnings  90.75
 Cash-flow  98.31
 Book value  362.98
 Equity  318.42

Kobe Bussan is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Kobe Bussan is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kobe Bussan paid a total dividend of 4,322 million JPY last year, for a market value of 815,400 millions (Market Cap 520,549 millions). Dividend per share of Kobe Bussan is 20.01 JPY, and his stock market price 3,775.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kobe Bussan has a dividend yield of 0.53%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Kobe Bussan dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Kobe Bussan

Kobe Bussan Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kobe Bussan to maintain his current dividend of JPY 20.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.53%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kobe Bussan payout on ernings is currently 22.05%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Kobe Bussancan 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 Kobe Bussan is JPY 98.31 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 20.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kobe Bussan, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

Kobe Bussan payout

Kobe Bussan Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kobe Bussan Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kobe Bussan showed a return of -0.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

Kobe Bussan stock and market return