Sankyo Dividend yield

 Price  3,395.00
 Dividend  100.15
 Earnings  97.84
 Cash-flow  179.63
 Book value  4,850.00
 Equity  4,659.05

Sankyo is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Sankyo is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Sankyo paid a total dividend of 5,909 million JPY last year, for a market value of 200,305 millions (Market Cap 145,507 millions). Dividend per share of Sankyo is 100.15 JPY, and his stock market price 3,395.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Sankyo has a dividend yield of 2.95%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 Sankyo dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Sankyo

Sankyo Dividend Payout

About the ability of Sankyo to maintain his current dividend of JPY 100.15 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.95%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Sankyo payout on ernings is currently 102.36%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures show that Sankyo 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 Sankyo is JPY 179.63 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 100.15, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Sankyo, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

Sankyo payout

Sankyo Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Sankyo Stock performance

Finally, last moth Sankyo showed a return of 5.90% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 15.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Travel and Leisure firms.

Sankyo stock and market return