Yamada Denki Dividend yield

 Price  597.00
 Dividend  10.03
 Earnings  30.15
 Cash-flow  77.53
 Book value  746.25
 Equity  753.75

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

Yamada Denki paid a total dividend of 8,195 million JPY last year, for a market value of 487,749 millions (Market Cap 432,868 millions). Dividend per share of Yamada Denki is 10.03 JPY, and his stock market price 597.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yamada Denki has a dividend yield of 1.68%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services 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 Yamada Denki dividend yield with other General Retailers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Yamada Denki

Yamada Denki Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yamada Denki to maintain his current dividend of JPY 10.03 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.68%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yamada Denki payout on ernings is currently 33.27%, 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 Yamada Denki 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 Yamada Denki is JPY 77.53 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 10.03, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Yamada Denki payout

Yamada Denki Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Yamada Denki Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yamada Denki showed a return of 17.30% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 38.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and General Retailers firms.

Yamada Denki stock and market return