Amada Dividend yield

 Price  1,234.00
 Dividend  29.99
 Earnings  80.65
 Cash-flow  93.48
 Book value  1,234.00
 Equity  1,260.16

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

Amada paid a total dividend of 10,437 million JPY last year, for a market value of 429,432 millions (Market Cap 381,828 millions). Dividend per share of Amada is 29.99 JPY, and his stock market price 1,234.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Amada has a dividend yield of 2.43%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Amada dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Amada

Amada Dividend Payout

About the ability of Amada to maintain his current dividend of JPY 29.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.43%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Amada payout on ernings is currently 37.19%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.17% and 33.06% respectively. Both figures show that Amada 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 Amada is JPY 93.48 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 29.99, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Amada, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Industrial Engineering sector companies.

Amada payout

Amada Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Amada Stock performance

Finally, last moth Amada showed a return of -4.40% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 5.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 44.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Industrial Engineering firms.

Amada stock and market return