Shimamura Dividend yield

 Price  12,770.00
 Dividend  200.49
 Earnings  713.41
 Cash-flow  619.90
 Book value  10,641.67
 Equity  19,816.94

Shimamura is part of General Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Shimamura is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Shimamura paid a total dividend of 7,418 million JPY last year, for a market value of 472,490 millions (Market Cap 278,672 millions). Dividend per share of Shimamura is 200.49 JPY, and his stock market price 12,770.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Shimamura has a dividend yield of 1.57%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Shimamura dividend yield with other General Retailers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Shimamura

Shimamura Dividend Payout

About the ability of Shimamura to maintain his current dividend of JPY 200.49 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.57%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Shimamura payout on ernings is currently 28.10%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.17% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures show that Shimamura 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 Shimamura is JPY 619.90 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 200.49, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Shimamura payout

Shimamura Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Shimamura Stock performance

Finally, last moth Shimamura showed a return of 20.40% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 95.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and General Retailers firms.

Shimamura stock and market return