Skylark Dividend yield

 Price  1,579.00
 Dividend  12.00
 Earnings  38.42
 Cash-flow  219.31
 Book value  717.73
 Equity  619.68

Skylark is part of Travel and Leisure business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Skylark is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Skylark paid a total dividend of 2,736 million JPY last year, for a market value of 360,012 millions (Market Cap 346,900 millions). Dividend per share of Skylark is 12.00 JPY, and his stock market price 1,579.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Skylark has a dividend yield of 0.76%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Skylark dividend yield with other Travel and Leisure companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Skylark

Skylark Dividend Payout

About the ability of Skylark to maintain his current dividend of JPY 12.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.76%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Skylark payout on ernings is currently 31.23%, which is lower than the market average, but higher than companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures show that Skylark 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 Skylark is JPY 219.31 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 12.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Skylark, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Services industry and Travel and Leisure sector companies.

Skylark payout

Skylark Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Skylark Stock performance

Finally, last moth Skylark showed a return of 4.80% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -4.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Travel and Leisure firms.

Skylark stock and market return