Kyocera Corp Dividend yield

 Price  7,000.00
 Dividend  160.30
 Earnings  304.35
 Cash-flow  608.70
 Book value  7,000.00
 Equity  6,917.05

Kyocera Corp is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Kyocera Corp is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kyocera Corp paid a total dividend of 58,029 million JPY last year, for a market value of 2,534,000 millions (Market Cap 2,148,909 millions). Dividend per share of Kyocera Corp is 160.30 JPY, and his stock market price 7,000.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kyocera Corp has a dividend yield of 2.29%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Industrials 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 Kyocera Corp dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Kyocera Corp

Kyocera Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kyocera Corp to maintain his current dividend of JPY 160.30 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.29%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kyocera Corp payout on ernings is currently 52.67%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.39% respectively. Both figures show that Kyocera Corp 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 Kyocera Corp is JPY 608.70 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 160.30, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kyocera Corp, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Kyocera Corp payout

Kyocera Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Kyocera Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kyocera Corp showed a return of 2.20% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 16.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Kyocera Corp stock and market return