Orient Corp Dividend yield

 Price  154.00
 Dividend  3.00
 Earnings  10.85
 Cash-flow  -38.50
 Book value  128.33
 Equity  123.30

Orient Corp is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Orient Corp is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Orient Corp paid a total dividend of 5,151 million JPY last year, for a market value of 264,418 millions (Market Cap 87,263 millions). Dividend per share of Orient Corp is 3.00 JPY, and his stock market price 154.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Orient Corp has a dividend yield of 1.95%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Orient Corp dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Orient Corp

Orient Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Orient Corp to maintain his current dividend of JPY 3.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.95%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Orient Corp payout on ernings is currently 27.65%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Orient Corpcan 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 Orient Corp is JPY -38.50 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 3.00, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Orient Corp, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Orient Corp payout

Orient Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Orient Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Orient Corp showed a return of 4.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Financial Services firms.

Orient Corp stock and market return