Toshiba Corp Dividend yield

 Price  4,603.00
 Dividend  129.80
 Earnings  484.53
 Cash-flow  523.07
 Book value  2,707.65
 Equity  2,753.01

Toshiba Corp is part of General Industrials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Toshiba Corp is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Toshiba Corp paid a total dividend of 56,203 million JPY last year, for a market value of 1,993,099 millions (Market Cap 1,937,603 millions). Dividend per share of Toshiba Corp is 129.80 JPY, and his stock market price 4,603.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Toshiba Corp has a dividend yield of 2.82%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Industrials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Toshiba Corp dividend yield with other General Industrials companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Toshiba Corp

Toshiba Corp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Toshiba Corp to maintain his current dividend of JPY 129.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Toshiba Corp payout on ernings is currently 26.79%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 41.22% and 36.57% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Toshiba Corpcan 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 Toshiba Corp is JPY 523.07 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 129.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Toshiba Corp, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and General Industrials sector companies.

Toshiba Corp payout

Toshiba Corp Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Toshiba Corp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Toshiba Corp showed a return of -1.90% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and General Industrials firms.

Toshiba Corp stock and market return