Yamaguchi Financial Dividend yield

 Price  736.00
 Dividend  25.98
 Earnings  103.66
 Cash-flow  -34.39
 Book value  2,453.33
 Equity  2,591.50

Yamaguchi Financial is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Yamaguchi Financial is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yamaguchi Financial paid a total dividend of 6,469 million JPY last year, for a market value of 183,264 millions (Market Cap 168,927 millions). Dividend per share of Yamaguchi Financial is 25.98 JPY, and his stock market price 736.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yamaguchi Financial has a dividend yield of 3.53%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Financials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Yamaguchi Financial dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Yamaguchi Financial

Yamaguchi Financial Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yamaguchi Financial to maintain his current dividend of JPY 25.98 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.53%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yamaguchi Financial payout on ernings is currently 25.06%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Yamaguchi Financialcan 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 Yamaguchi Financial is JPY -34.39 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 25.98, 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 Yamaguchi Financial, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Yamaguchi Financial payout

Yamaguchi Financial Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Yamaguchi Financial Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yamaguchi Financial showed a return of 12.20% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 20.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Banks firms.

Yamaguchi Financial stock and market return