Murata Manufacturing Dividend yield

 Price  9,960.00
 Dividend  119.52
 Earnings  389.06
 Cash-flow  582.46
 Book value  3,018.18
 Equity  2,819.28

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

Murata Manufacturing paid a total dividend of 76,493 million JPY last year, for a market value of 6,374,400 millions (Market Cap 5,668,394 millions). Dividend per share of Murata Manufacturing is 119.52 JPY, and his stock market price 9,960.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Murata Manufacturing has a dividend yield of 1.20%, 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 Murata Manufacturing dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Murata Manufacturing

Murata Manufacturing Dividend Payout

About the ability of Murata Manufacturing to maintain his current dividend of JPY 119.52 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.20%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Murata Manufacturing payout on ernings is currently 30.72%, 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 Murata Manufacturingcan 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 Murata Manufacturing is JPY 582.46 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 119.52, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Murata Manufacturing payout

Murata Manufacturing Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Murata Manufacturing Stock performance

Finally, last moth Murata Manufacturing showed a return of 9.20% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.02% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 47.10% 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.

Murata Manufacturing stock and market return