Yamazaki Baking Dividend yield

 Price  1,499.00
 Dividend  22.04
 Earnings  48.83
 Cash-flow  305.92
 Book value  1,665.56
 Equity  1,575.16

Yamazaki Baking is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Yamazaki Baking is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yamazaki Baking paid a total dividend of 4,695 million JPY last year, for a market value of 319,287 millions (Market Cap 184,310 millions). Dividend per share of Yamazaki Baking is 22.04 JPY, and his stock market price 1,499.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yamazaki Baking has a dividend yield of 1.47%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Japan. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Yamazaki Baking dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Yamazaki Baking

Yamazaki Baking Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yamazaki Baking to maintain his current dividend of JPY 22.04 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.47%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yamazaki Baking payout on ernings is currently 45.14%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.25% and 43.24% respectively. Both figures show that Yamazaki Baking can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Yamazaki Baking is JPY 305.92 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 22.04, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Yamazaki Baking, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Yamazaki Baking payout

Yamazaki Baking Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Yamazaki Baking Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yamazaki Baking showed a return of -3.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a -2.67% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -16.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Food Producers firms.

Yamazaki Baking stock and market return