Recruit Holdings Dividend yield

 Price  6,832.00
 Dividend  21.18
 Earnings  115.41
 Cash-flow  175.18
 Book value  669.80
 Equity  637.62

Recruit Holdings is part of Support Services business, which is part of Industrials industry. Recruit Holdings is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Recruit Holdings paid a total dividend of 34,608 million JPY last year, for a market value of 11,163,488 millions (Market Cap 9,117,885 millions). Dividend per share of Recruit Holdings is 21.18 JPY, and his stock market price 6,832.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Recruit Holdings has a dividend yield of 0.31%, 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 Recruit Holdings dividend yield with other Support Services companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Recruit Holdings

Recruit Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of Recruit Holdings to maintain his current dividend of JPY 21.18 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Recruit Holdings payout on ernings is currently 18.35%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.52% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Recruit 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 Recruit Holdings is JPY 175.18 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 21.18, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Recruit Holdings, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Support Services sector companies.

Recruit Holdings payout

Recruit Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Recruit Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth Recruit Holdings showed a return of 5.10% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.07% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 64.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Support Services firms.

Recruit Holdings stock and market return