Shionogi Dividend yield

 Price  5,952.00
 Dividend  105.95
 Earnings  416.22
 Cash-flow  434.45
 Book value  2,480.00
 Equity  2,351.53

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

Shionogi paid a total dividend of 32,315 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,815,360 millions (Market Cap 1,632,588 millions). Dividend per share of Shionogi is 105.95 JPY, and his stock market price 5,952.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Shionogi has a dividend yield of 1.78%, 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 Shionogi dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Shionogi

Shionogi Dividend Payout

About the ability of Shionogi to maintain his current dividend of JPY 105.95 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.78%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Shionogi payout on ernings is currently 25.46%, 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 Shionogican 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 Shionogi is JPY 434.45 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 105.95, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Shionogi payout

Shionogi Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Shionogi Stock performance

Finally, last moth Shionogi showed a return of 10.00% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 3.00% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.90% 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.

Shionogi stock and market return