Kokuyo Dividend yield

 Price  1,878.00
 Dividend  57.09
 Earnings  159.15
 Cash-flow  83.10
 Book value  2,086.67
 Equity  2,014.56

Kokuyo is part of Household Goods and Home Constr. business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Kokuyo is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kokuyo stock dividend

Kokuyo paid a total dividend of 6,622 million JPY last year, for a market value of 217,848 millions (Market Cap 154,028 millions). Kokuyo dividend per share is 57.09 JPY, and his stock market price 1,878.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kokuyo has a dividend yield of 3.04%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Kokuyo stocks dividend with other Household Goods and Home Constr. companies or other of the highest Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Kokuyo

Kokuyo Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kokuyo to maintain his current dividend of JPY 57.09 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.04%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kokuyo payout on ernings is currently 35.87%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.61% and 39.77% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Kokuyocan 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 Kokuyo is JPY 83.10 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 57.09, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kokuyo, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Household Goods and Home Constr. sector companies.

Kokuyo payout

Kokuyo Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Kokuyo's dividend stock, both in percentage and in JPY, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kokuyo Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kokuyo showed a return of 0.20% compared to a worldwide -0.50% average, and a 1.16% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 16.30% versus a worldwide performance of a -2.10%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Household Goods and Home Constr. firms.

Kokuyo stock and market return