Konica Minolta Dividend yield

 Price  516.00
 Dividend  29.98
 Earnings  8.50
 Cash-flow  156.36
 Book value  1,032.00
 Equity  1,062.50

Konica Minolta is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Konica Minolta is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Konica Minolta paid a total dividend of 14,780 million JPY last year, for a market value of 254,388 millions (Market Cap 231,697 millions). Dividend per share of Konica Minolta is 29.98 JPY, and his stock market price 516.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Konica Minolta has a dividend yield of 5.81%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 Konica Minolta dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Dividend Payout

About the ability of Konica Minolta to maintain his current dividend of JPY 29.98 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.81%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Konica Minolta payout on ernings is currently 352.71%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.25% and 35.85% respectively. Both figures show that Konica Minolta 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 Konica Minolta is JPY 156.36 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 29.98, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Konica Minolta, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Konica Minolta payout

Konica Minolta Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Konica Minolta Stock performance

Finally, last moth Konica Minolta showed a return of 6.40% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.98% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -14.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Konica Minolta stock and market return