Honda Motor Co Dividend yield




   JPY/share 
 Price  3,319.00
 Dividend  81.98
 Earnings  364.73
 Cash-flow  562.54
 Book value  4,741.43
 Equity  4,736.75

Honda Motor Co is part of Automobiles and Parts business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Honda Motor Co is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Honda Motor Co paid a total dividend of 141,579 million JPY last year, for a market value of 5,731,913 millions (Market Cap 5,664,054 millions). Dividend per share of Honda Motor Co is 81.98 JPY, and his stock market price 3,319.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Honda Motor Co has a dividend yield of 2.47%, 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 Honda Motor Co dividend yield with other Automobiles and Parts companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Honda Motor Co

Honda Motor Co Dividend Payout

About the ability of Honda Motor Co to maintain his current dividend of JPY 81.98 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.47%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Honda Motor Co payout on ernings is currently 22.48%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.17% and 45.16% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Honda Motor Cocan 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 Honda Motor Co is JPY 562.54 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 81.98, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Honda Motor Co, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Automobiles and Parts sector companies.

Honda Motor Co payout

Honda Motor Co Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.47%81.9822.48%1,727
20202.68%77.1321.17%1,727
20193.61%111.8724.55%1,760
20183.80%110.0115.58%1,760
20172.49%96.1621.41%1,802
20162.64%87.9630.89%1,811
20152.20%88.0431.24%1,811

*In millions

Honda Motor Co Stock performance

Finally, last moth Honda Motor Co showed a return of 14.00% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.48% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 36.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Automobiles and Parts firms.

Honda Motor Co stock and market return