Mochida Pharm Dividend yield

 Price  4,290.00
 Dividend  79.79
 Earnings  118.51
 Cash-flow  241.01
 Book value  3,064.29
 Equity  3,202.97

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

Mochida Pharm paid a total dividend of 3,112 million JPY last year, for a market value of 167,310 millions (Market Cap 107,200 millions). Dividend per share of Mochida Pharm is 79.79 JPY, and his stock market price 4,290.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Mochida Pharm has a dividend yield of 1.86%, 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 Mochida Pharm dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Mochida Pharm

Mochida Pharm Dividend Payout

About the ability of Mochida Pharm to maintain his current dividend of JPY 79.79 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.86%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Mochida Pharm payout on ernings is currently 67.33%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.16% and 28.74% respectively. Both figures show that Mochida Pharm 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 Mochida Pharm is JPY 241.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 79.79, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Mochida Pharm payout

Mochida Pharm Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Mochida Pharm Stock performance

Finally, last moth Mochida Pharm showed a return of 8.30% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 3.06% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 2.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Mochida Pharm stock and market return