MS&AD Insurance Grou Dividend yield

 Price  3,249.00
 Dividend  150.10
 Earnings  253.83
 Cash-flow  1,203.33
 Book value  2,707.50
 Equity  2,616.80

MS&AD Insurance Grou is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. MS&AD Insurance Grou is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

MS&AD Insurance Grou paid a total dividend of 84,356 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,825,938 millions (Market Cap 1,536,705 millions). Dividend per share of MS&AD Insurance Grou is 150.10 JPY, and his stock market price 3,249.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, MS&AD Insurance Grou has a dividend yield of 4.62%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 MS&AD Insurance Grou dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of MS&AD Insurance Grou

MS&AD Insurance Grou Dividend Payout

About the ability of MS&AD Insurance Grou to maintain his current dividend of JPY 150.10 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). MS&AD Insurance Grou payout on ernings is currently 59.13%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that MS&AD Insurance Grou 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 MS&AD Insurance Grou is JPY 1,203.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 150.10, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of MS&AD Insurance Grou, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

MS&AD Insurance Grou payout

MS&AD Insurance Grou Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

MS&AD Insurance Grou Stock performance

Finally, last moth MS&AD Insurance Grou showed a return of 8.30% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 7.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Nonlife Insurance firms.

MS&AD Insurance Grou stock and market return