Dentsu Inc Dividend yield

 Price  4,355.00
 Dividend  163.31
 Earnings  365.97
 Cash-flow  298.29
 Book value  3,350.00
 Equity  3,267.59

Dentsu Inc is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Dentsu Inc is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Dentsu Inc stock dividend

Dentsu Inc paid a total dividend of 43,114 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,149,720 millions (Market Cap 896,098 millions). Dentsu Inc dividend per share is 163.31 JPY, and his stock market price 4,355.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Dentsu Inc has a dividend yield of 3.75%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 Dentsu Inc stocks dividend with other Media companies or other of the high Japan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Dentsu Inc

Dentsu Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Dentsu Inc to maintain his current dividend of JPY 163.31 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.75%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Dentsu Inc payout on ernings is currently 44.62%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.34% and 31.45% respectively. Both figures show that Dentsu Inc 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 Dentsu Inc is JPY 298.29 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 163.31, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Dentsu Inc, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

Dentsu Inc payout

Dentsu Inc Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Dentsu Inc'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 Dentsu Inc dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Japan stocks and that of the Media stocks.

Dentsu Inc stock dividend history

Dentsu Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Dentsu Inc showed a return of -8.40% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.06% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -3.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Media firms.

Dentsu Inc stock and market return