Tokyo Gas Dividend yield

 Price  2,585.00
 Dividend  67.47
 Earnings  205.16
 Cash-flow  340.13
 Book value  2,872.22
 Equity  2,735.47

Tokyo Gas is part of Gas Water and Multiutilities business, which is part of Utilities industry. Tokyo Gas is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Tokyo Gas paid a total dividend of 29,215 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,119,305 millions (Market Cap 1,074,110 millions). Dividend per share of Tokyo Gas is 67.47 JPY, and his stock market price 2,585.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Tokyo Gas has a dividend yield of 2.61%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Utilities industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Tokyo Gas dividend yield with other Gas Water and Multiutilities companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Tokyo Gas

Tokyo Gas Dividend Payout

About the ability of Tokyo Gas to maintain his current dividend of JPY 67.47 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.61%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Tokyo Gas payout on ernings is currently 32.89%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Utilities industry, which are 41.22% and 52.83% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Tokyo Gascan 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 Tokyo Gas is JPY 340.13 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 67.47, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Tokyo Gas, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Utilities industry and Gas Water and Multiutilities sector companies.

Tokyo Gas payout

Tokyo Gas Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Tokyo Gas Stock performance

Finally, last moth Tokyo Gas showed a return of 2.30% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -0.70% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 25.40% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Gas Water and Multiutilities firms.

Tokyo Gas stock and market return