Alps Electric Dividend yield

 Price  1,460.00
 Dividend  20.00
 Earnings  -19.60
 Cash-flow  429.41
 Book value  1,622.22
 Equity  1,633.33

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

Alps Electric paid a total dividend of 4,080 million JPY last year, for a market value of 297,840 millions (Market Cap 287,795 millions). Dividend per share of Alps Electric is 20.00 JPY, and his stock market price 1,460.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Alps Electric has a dividend yield of 1.37%, 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 Alps Electric dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Alps Electric

Alps Electric Dividend Payout

About the ability of Alps Electric to maintain his current dividend of JPY 20.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.37%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Alps Electric payout on ernings is currently -102.04%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.17% and 33.06% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Alps 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 Alps Electric is JPY 429.41 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 20.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Alps Electric payout

Alps Electric Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Alps Electric Stock performance

Finally, last moth Alps Electric showed a return of 4.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 5.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 39.20% 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.

Alps Electric stock and market return