SMC Corp Dividend yield

 Price  68,840.00
 Dividend  702.17
 Earnings  1,845.58
 Cash-flow  1,821.16
 Book value  20,860.61
 Equity  19,844.95

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

SMC Corp paid a total dividend of 46,343 million JPY last year, for a market value of 4,543,440 millions (Market Cap 3,916,815 millions). Dividend per share of SMC Corp is 702.17 JPY, and his stock market price 68,840.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, SMC Corp has a dividend yield of 1.02%, 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 SMC Corp dividend yield with other Industrial Engineering companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of SMC Corp

SMC Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of SMC Corp to maintain his current dividend of JPY 702.17 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.02%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). SMC Corp payout on ernings is currently 38.05%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that SMC Corp is in a good position to keep maintaining his 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 SMC Corp is JPY 1,821.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 702.17, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

SMC Corp payout

SMC Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

SMC Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth SMC Corp showed a return of 1.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 7.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Industrial Engineering firms.

SMC Corp stock and market return