Square Enix Holdings Dividend yield




   JPY/share 
 Price  6,150.00
 Dividend  60.89
 Earnings  178.78
 Cash-flow  156.89
 Book value  1,863.64
 Equity  1,787.80

Square Enix Holdings is part of Software and Computer Services business, which is part of Technology industry. Square Enix Holdings is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Square Enix Holdings paid a total dividend of 7,246 million JPY last year, for a market value of 731,850 millions (Market Cap 474,095 millions). Dividend per share of Square Enix Holdings is 60.89 JPY, and his stock market price 6,150.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Square Enix Holdings has a dividend yield of 0.99%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Technology industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Square Enix Holdings dividend yield with other Software and Computer Services companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Square Enix Holdings

Square Enix Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of Square Enix Holdings to maintain his current dividend of JPY 60.89 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.99%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Square Enix Holdings payout on ernings is currently 34.06%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.16% and 34.90% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Square Enix 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 Square Enix Holdings is JPY 156.89 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 60.89, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Square Enix Holdings, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Technology industry and Software and Computer Services sector companies.

Square Enix Holdings payout

Square Enix Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.99%60.8934.06%119
20200.86%53.8430.10%119
20190.87%47.2430.54%119
20182.18%65.1230.09%119
20170.93%49.8529.67%119
20161.66%47.8629.38%122
20151.07%29.9525.57%122

*In millions

Square Enix Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth Square Enix Holdings showed a return of 1.80% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 3.79% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 27.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Software and Computer Services firms.

Square Enix Holdings stock and market return