Yokogawa Electric Dividend yield

 Price  2,099.00
 Dividend  34.00
 Earnings  71.88
 Cash-flow  122.75
 Book value  1,166.11
 Equity  1,105.85

Yokogawa Electric is part of Electronic and Electrical Equipment business, which is part of Industrials industry. Yokogawa Electric is a company from Japan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Yokogawa Electric paid a total dividend of 9,078 million JPY last year, for a market value of 560,433 millions (Market Cap 507,064 millions). Dividend per share of Yokogawa Electric is 34.00 JPY, and his stock market price 2,099.00 JPY.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Yokogawa Electric has a dividend yield of 1.62%, 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 Yokogawa Electric dividend yield with other Electronic and Electrical Equipment companies or firms from Japan.

Dividend yield of Yokogawa Electric

Yokogawa Electric Dividend Payout

About the ability of Yokogawa Electric to maintain his current dividend of JPY 34.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.62%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Yokogawa Electric payout on ernings is currently 47.30%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 38.25% and 34.62% respectively. Both figures show that Yokogawa Electric 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 Yokogawa Electric is JPY 122.75 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of JPY 34.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Yokogawa Electric, compared againt world market average, Japan companies, Industrials industry and Electronic and Electrical Equipment sector companies.

Yokogawa Electric payout

Yokogawa Electric Dividend History

Year Yield  JPY  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Yokogawa Electric Stock performance

Finally, last moth Yokogawa Electric showed a return of 13.80% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.26% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 3.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Japan and Electronic and Electrical Equipment firms.

Yokogawa Electric stock and market return