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Kao Corp (4452.T)

4452.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

7,896JPY
13 Sep 2019
Change (% chg)

¥33 (+0.42%)
Prev Close
¥7,863
Open
¥7,950
Day's High
¥7,950
Day's Low
¥7,855
Volume
2,434,800
Avg. Vol
1,432,535
52-wk High
¥9,387
52-wk Low
¥7,020

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2019 Mar '19 346,904.00 54.316
FY 2018 Dec '18 410,198.00 111.477
Sep '18 368,779.00 75.245
Jun '18 378,385.00 71.400
Mar '18 350,645.00 56.331
FY 2017 Dec '17 409,171.00 102.600
Sep '17 362,946.00 81.040
Jun '17 372,125.00 65.482
Mar '17 345,179.00 48.994
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofYen
**Note: Units in Yen

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-19 6 401,042.00 426,975.00 380,000.00 --
Quarter Ending Dec-19 7 411,736.00 433,396.00 351,800.00 --
Year Ending Dec-19 16 1,564,950.00 1,580,000.00 1,535,300.00 1,605,560.00
Year Ending Dec-20 16 1,621,910.00 1,650,000.00 1,572,200.00 1,673,010.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-19 3 92.08 102.15 83.60 --
Quarter Ending Dec-19 4 91.21 113.30 56.51 --
Year Ending Dec-19 17 332.04 341.45 321.54 339.19
Year Ending Dec-20 17 358.78 376.60 327.55 366.99
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 9.00 9.00 9.00 7.60
Sales and Profit Figures in Japanese Yen (JPY);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 26.57 38.33 28.52
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 30.45 40.35 45.12
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 21.89 25.95 28.28
Beta 0.47 0.98 0.81
Price to Sales (TTM) 2.66 4.13 4.51
Price to Book (MRQ) 4.90 4.24 16.38
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 6.70 5.88 18.37
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 18.07 28.16 23.70
% Owned Institutions -- 0.76 0.16

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.40 1.00 3.01
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.47 21,479.02 1,043.20
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 13.40 14.15 10.91
Payout Ratio(TTM) 38.39 27.86 77.33

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -1.07 6.30 4.76
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 0.63 6.57 6.26
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 2.77 6.62 7.14
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -3.58 6.10 -1.23
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 2.29 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 20.13 10.61 9.30
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 7.76 9.99 -1.68

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 1.28 0.94 1.03
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.86 1.29 1.81
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 32.37 11.94 9.45
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 34.78 19.99 17.96
Interest Coverage (TTM) 305.81 81.25 30.57

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 43.47 57.91 36.15
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 50.67 49.43 36.12
EBITD Margin (TTM) 18.48 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 16.72 15.03 19.31
Operating Margin (TTM) 13.73 14.58 19.10
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.13 12.50 17.22
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 13.77 14.66 19.10
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.11 12.55 16.96
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 10.25 10.73 14.17
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.44 9.05 12.48
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 25.59 27.25 25.49
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 30.32 23.93 26.07

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 44,684,712 19,959,044 4,475,547,310
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 4,579,997 1,909,385 744,778,014
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 7.35 7.98 25.38
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 4.24 3.35 6.09
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.03 0.91 1.61

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 10.51 8.49 24.66
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.41 13.25 25.88
Return on Investment (TTM) 14.41 12.23 45.79
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 13.73 21.67 53.72
Return on Equity (TTM) 18.85 14.80 53.76
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 17.24 27.21 64.49
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 1.25 0.75 2.77
EPS (TTM) % 5.64 14.55 20.13
Dividend % 9.09 14.47 13.40
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Kao Corp

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 0.16 -1.14 99 20
13 Week -3.90 -1.07 99 6
26 Week 8.03 7.65 99 47
52 Week 0.66 13.10 99 32
YTD 0.85 -4.12 99 24
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 52.24%
# of Holders: 420
Total Shares Held: 251,806,599
3 Mo. Net Change: -8,085,630
# New Positions: 15
# Closed Positions: 5
# Increased Positions: 104
# Reduced Positions: 100
# Net Buyers: 4
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