Yaskawa Electric Dividend yield

 Price  5,721.00
 Dividend  64.08
 Earnings  215.89
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  1,330.47
 Equity  1,219.72

Yaskawa Electric is part of Industrial Engineering business, which is part of Industrials industry. Yaskawa Electric is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yaskawa Electric stock dividend

Yaskawa Electric paid a total dividend of 16,789 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,498,902 millions (Market Cap 1,472,191 millions). Yaskawa Electric dividend per share is 64.08 JPY, and his stock market price 5,721.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yaskawa Electric has a dividend yield of 1.12%, 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 Yaskawa Electric stocks dividend with other Industrial Engineering companies or other of the best Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Yaskawa Electric

Yaskawa Electric Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yaskawa Electric to maintain his current dividend of JPY 64.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.12%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yaskawa Electric payout on ernings is currently 29.68%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Yaskawa Electriccan 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 Yaskawa Electric is JPY 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 64.08, 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 Yaskawa Electric, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Yaskawa Electric payout

Yaskawa Electric Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Yaskawa Electric's dividend stock, both in percentage and in JPY, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Yaskawa Electric dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Japan stocks and that of the Industrial Engineering stocks.

Yaskawa Electric stock dividend history

Yaskawa Electric Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yaskawa Electric showed a return of -7.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 24.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Industrial Engineering firms.

Yaskawa Electric stock and market return