Takara Bio Dividend yield

 Price  1,723.00
 Dividend  33.08
 Earnings  164.10
 Cash-flow  58.01
 Book value  783.18
 Equity  704.29

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

Takara Bio paid a total dividend of 3,970 million JPY last year, for a market value of 206,760 millions (Market Cap 78,841 millions). Dividend per share of Takara Bio is 33.08 JPY, and his stock market price 1,723.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Takara Bio has a dividend yield of 1.92%, 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 Takara Bio dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Takara Bio

Takara Bio Dividend Payout

About the ability of Takara Bio to maintain his current dividend of JPY 33.08 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.92%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Takara Bio payout on ernings is currently 20.16%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 41.22% and 34.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Takara Biocan 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 Takara Bio is JPY 58.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 33.08, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Takara Bio payout

Takara Bio Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Takara Bio Stock performance

Finally, last moth Takara Bio showed a return of -4.30% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.20% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -34.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Takara Bio stock and market return