Ushio Inc Dividend yield

 Price  1,459.00
 Dividend  25.97
 Earnings  74.44
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  1,621.11
 Equity  1,731.16

Ushio Inc is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Ushio Inc is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Ushio Inc paid a total dividend of 3,142 million JPY last year, for a market value of 176,539 millions (Market Cap 160,678 millions). Dividend per share of Ushio Inc is 25.97 JPY, and his stock market price 1,459.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Ushio Inc has a dividend yield of 1.78%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Ushio Inc dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Ushio Inc

Ushio Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Ushio Inc to maintain his current dividend of JPY 25.97 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.78%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Ushio Inc payout on ernings is currently 34.89%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.17% and 33.06% respectively. Both figures show that Ushio Inc 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 Ushio Inc is JPY 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 25.97, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Ushio Inc, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Ushio Inc payout

Ushio Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Ushio Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Ushio Inc showed a return of 9.90% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 5.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 41.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Ushio Inc stock and market return