Obayashi Dividend yield

 Price  1,319.00
 Dividend  41.94
 Earnings  108.11
 Cash-flow  321.71
 Book value  1,465.56
 Equity  1,351.38

Obayashi is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Obayashi is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Obayashi stock dividend

Obayashi paid a total dividend of 30,071 million JPY last year, for a market value of 945,723 millions (Market Cap 885,133 millions). Obayashi dividend per share is 41.94 JPY, and his stock market price 1,319.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Obayashi has a dividend yield of 3.18%, 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 Obayashi stocks dividend with other Construction and Materials companies or other of the best Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Obayashi

Obayashi Dividend Payout

About the ability of Obayashi to maintain his current dividend of JPY 41.94 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.18%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Obayashi payout on ernings is currently 38.79%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures show that Obayashi is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 Obayashi is JPY 321.71 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 41.94, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Obayashi, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Obayashi payout

Obayashi Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Obayashi's dividend stock, both in percentage and in JPY, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Obayashi dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Japan stocks and that of the Construction and Materials stocks.

Obayashi stock dividend history

Obayashi Stock performance

Finally, last moth Obayashi showed a return of 0.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 36.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Construction and Materials firms.

Obayashi stock and market return