Disco Dividend yield

 Price  34,750.00
 Dividend  552.53
 Earnings  768.81
 Cash-flow  870.93
 Book value  6,318.18
 Equity  6,200.08

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

Disco paid a total dividend of 19,891 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,251,000 millions (Market Cap 961,953 millions). Dividend per share of Disco is 552.53 JPY, and his stock market price 34,750.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Disco has a dividend yield of 1.59%, 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 Disco dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Disco

Disco Dividend Payout

About the ability of Disco to maintain his current dividend of JPY 552.53 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Disco payout on ernings is currently 71.87%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.16% and 33.11% respectively. Both figures show that Disco 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 Disco is JPY 870.93 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 552.53, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Disco payout

Disco Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Disco Stock performance

Finally, last moth Disco showed a return of 4.00% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 5.41% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 62.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Industrial Engineering firms.

Disco stock and market return