Rohm Dividend yield

 Price  10,520.00
 Dividend  185.15
 Earnings  683.12
 Cash-flow  939.29
 Book value  8,766.67
 Equity  8,230.36

Rohm is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Rohm is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Rohm paid a total dividend of 18,145 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,030,960 millions (Market Cap 862,481 millions). Dividend per share of Rohm is 185.15 JPY, and his stock market price 10,520.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Rohm has a dividend yield of 1.76%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Rohm dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Rohm

Rohm Dividend Payout

About the ability of Rohm to maintain his current dividend of JPY 185.15 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.76%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Rohm payout on ernings is currently 27.10%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 40.22% and 34.27% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Rohmcan 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 Rohm is JPY 939.29 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 185.15, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Rohm, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Rohm payout

Rohm Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Rohm Stock performance

Finally, last moth Rohm showed a return of 7.20% compared to a worldwide -0.44% average, and a -1.67% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -0.90% versus a worldwide performance of a -6.34%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Rohm stock and market return