Kubota Dividend yield

 Price  2,389.00
 Dividend  39.90
 Earnings  115.97
 Cash-flow  118.27
 Book value  1,194.50
 Equity  1,208.02

Kubota is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. Kubota is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kubota paid a total dividend of 48,199 million JPY last year, for a market value of 2,885,912 millions (Market Cap 2,597,416 millions). Dividend per share of Kubota is 39.90 JPY, and his stock market price 2,389.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kubota has a dividend yield of 1.67%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Kubota dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Kubota

Kubota Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kubota to maintain his current dividend of JPY 39.90 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.67%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kubota payout on ernings is currently 34.41%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.39% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Kubotacan 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 Kubota is JPY 118.27 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 39.90, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kubota, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Kubota payout

Kubota Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kubota Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kubota showed a return of 5.00% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Industrial Engineering firms.

Kubota stock and market return