ABC-Mart Dividend yield

 Price  6,330.00
 Dividend  170.28
 Earnings  232.72
 Cash-flow  285.14
 Book value  3,331.58
 Equity  3,324.57

ABC-Mart is part of Personal Goods business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. ABC-Mart is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

ABC-Mart paid a total dividend of 14,133 million JPY last year, for a market value of 525,390 millions (Market Cap 163,900 millions). Dividend per share of ABC-Mart is 170.28 JPY, and his stock market price 6,330.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, ABC-Mart has a dividend yield of 2.69%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Goods 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 ABC-Mart dividend yield with other Personal Goods companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of ABC-Mart

ABC-Mart Dividend Payout

About the ability of ABC-Mart to maintain his current dividend of JPY 170.28 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.69%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). ABC-Mart payout on ernings is currently 73.17%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 39.27% and 46.27% respectively. Both figures show that ABC-Mart can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 ABC-Mart is JPY 285.14 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 170.28, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of ABC-Mart, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Personal Goods sector companies.

ABC-Mart payout

ABC-Mart Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

ABC-Mart Stock performance

Finally, last moth ABC-Mart showed a return of 7.50% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.56% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 15.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Personal Goods firms.

ABC-Mart stock and market return