Sotetsu Holdings Dividend yield

 Price  2,847.00
 Dividend  25.05
 Earnings  71.18
 Cash-flow  343.01
 Book value  1,498.42
 Equity  1,452.65

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

Sotetsu Holdings stock dividend

Sotetsu Holdings paid a total dividend of 2,455 million JPY last year, for a market value of 279,006 millions (Market Cap 220,361 millions). Sotetsu Holdings dividend per share is 25.05 JPY, and his stock market price 2,847.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Sotetsu Holdings has a dividend yield of 0.88%, 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 Sotetsu Holdings stocks dividend with other Travel and Leisure companies or other of the high Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Sotetsu Holdings

Sotetsu Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of Sotetsu Holdings to maintain his current dividend of JPY 25.05 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.88%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Sotetsu Holdings payout on ernings is currently 35.19%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures show that Sotetsu Holdings 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 Sotetsu Holdings is JPY 343.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 25.05, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Sotetsu Holdings payout

Sotetsu Holdings Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Sotetsu Holdings'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 Sotetsu Holdings dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Japan stocks and that of the Travel and Leisure stocks.

Sotetsu Holdings stock dividend history

Sotetsu Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth Sotetsu Holdings showed a return of 3.50% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 18.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Travel and Leisure firms.

Sotetsu Holdings stock and market return