Suzuken Dividend yield

 Price  3,280.00
 Dividend  72.16
 Earnings  89.62
 Cash-flow  177.30
 Book value  4,685.71
 Equity  4,716.84

Suzuken is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Suzuken is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Suzuken paid a total dividend of 6,350 million JPY last year, for a market value of 288,640 millions (Market Cap 240,474 millions). Dividend per share of Suzuken is 72.16 JPY, and his stock market price 3,280.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Suzuken has a dividend yield of 2.20%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Health Care industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Suzuken dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Suzuken

Suzuken Dividend Payout

About the ability of Suzuken to maintain his current dividend of JPY 72.16 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.20%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Suzuken payout on ernings is currently 80.52%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 39.27% and 31.37% respectively. Both figures show that Suzuken 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 Suzuken is JPY 177.30 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 72.16, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Suzuken, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Suzuken payout

Suzuken Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Suzuken Stock performance

Finally, last moth Suzuken showed a return of 0.30% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -3.37% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -18.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Suzuken stock and market return