Medipal Holdings Dividend yield

 Price  2,124.00
 Dividend  42.06
 Earnings  181.54
 Cash-flow  272.31
 Book value  2,360.00
 Equity  2,388.68

Medipal Holdings is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Medipal Holdings is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Medipal Holdings paid a total dividend of 8,833 million JPY last year, for a market value of 446,040 millions (Market Cap 308,116 millions). Dividend per share of Medipal Holdings is 42.06 JPY, and his stock market price 2,124.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Medipal Holdings has a dividend yield of 1.98%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Health Care industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Medipal Holdings dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Medipal Holdings

Medipal Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of Medipal Holdings to maintain his current dividend of JPY 42.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.98%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Medipal Holdings payout on ernings is currently 23.17%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.17% and 28.58% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Medipal Holdingscan 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 Medipal Holdings is JPY 272.31 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 42.06, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Medipal Holdings, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Medipal Holdings payout

Medipal Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Medipal Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth Medipal Holdings showed a return of 0.70% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.00% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 5.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Medipal Holdings stock and market return