Suzuki Motor Dividend yield

 Price  4,782.00
 Dividend  74.12
 Earnings  276.42
 Cash-flow  354.22
 Book value  2,988.75
 Equity  2,972.26

Suzuki Motor is part of Automobiles and Parts business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Suzuki Motor is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Suzuki Motor paid a total dividend of 35,948 million JPY last year, for a market value of 2,319,270 millions (Market Cap 2,158,401 millions). Dividend per share of Suzuki Motor is 74.12 JPY, and his stock market price 4,782.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Suzuki Motor has a dividend yield of 1.55%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Suzuki Motor dividend yield with other Automobiles and Parts companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Suzuki Motor

Suzuki Motor Dividend Payout

About the ability of Suzuki Motor to maintain his current dividend of JPY 74.12 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.55%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Suzuki Motor payout on ernings is currently 26.81%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.57% and 36.83% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Suzuki Motorcan 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 Suzuki Motor is JPY 354.22 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 74.12, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Suzuki Motor, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Automobiles and Parts sector companies.

Suzuki Motor payout

Suzuki Motor Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Suzuki Motor Stock performance

Finally, last moth Suzuki Motor showed a return of -14.70% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 4.60% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 5.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Automobiles and Parts firms.

Suzuki Motor stock and market return