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Kao Corp (4452.T)

4452.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

7,656JPY
19 Jan 2018
Change (% chg)

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¥7,656
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Avg. Vol
1,537,816
52-wk High
¥7,847
52-wk Low
¥5,255

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Sep '17 362,946.00 81.040
Jun '17 372,125.00 65.482
Mar '17 345,179.00 48.994
FY 2016 Dec '16 402,521.00 81.398
Sep '16 355,560.00 72.584
Jun '16 364,437.00 58.156
Mar '16 335,092.00 41.428
 
*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 Mar-18 1 380,750.00 380,750.00 380,750.00 --
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 380,750.00 380,750.00 380,750.00 --
Year Ending Dec-18 16 1,547,070.00 1,583,700.00 1,495,150.00 1,587,210.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 78.47 78.47 78.47 --
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 78.47 78.47 78.47 --
Year Ending Dec-18 17 302.11 327.00 272.50 281.40
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 7.35 8.90 5.80 12.46
Sales and Profit Figures in Japanese Yen (JPY);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 24.56 66.44 41.75
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. -- 35.89 41.93
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. -- 20.91 26.22
Beta 0.50 0.74 0.70
Price to Sales (TTM) 2.21 7.33 6.14
Price to Book (MRQ) 4.56 4.91 38.82
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 5.85 5.80 42.85
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 17.53 54.98 36.80
% Owned Institutions -- 1.08 0.17

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.55 1.09 2.17
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg -- 1.05 2.50
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate -- 14.31 9.04
Payout Ratio(TTM) 37.84 41.89 58.72

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 2.11 2.60 -1.36
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -0.14 5.47 5.07
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 8.59 10.81
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 12.60 24.10 1.85
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 13.90 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 11.03 8.14
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 15.71 7.45

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 1.28 0.92 0.89
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.72 1.21 1.49
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 12.16 21.38 7.79
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 19.20 28.72 18.22
Interest Coverage (TTM) 47.18 131.50 40.71

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 50.39 55.34 39.20
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 45.28 38.07
EBITD Margin (TTM) 16.75 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg -- 13.63 19.96
Operating Margin (TTM) 13.00 13.89 18.44
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 11.67 18.21
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 13.08 14.06 18.58
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 12.32 17.87
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 9.10 10.51 13.87
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 8.93 13.24
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 30.47 25.36 25.67
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 22.08 25.79

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 44,446,000 14,752,510 4,253,937,770
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 4,042,537 1,446,957 619,555,122
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 8.44 8.19 17.92
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 4.41 2.64 6.30
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.15 0.75 1.79

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 10.49 6.85 25.68
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 14.42 29.78
Return on Investment (TTM) 14.94 10.04 63.71
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 26.88 66.08
Return on Equity (TTM) 19.28 14.35 75.67
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 33.75 75.22
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % -1.15 3.49 --
EPS (TTM) % 20.83 26.22 --
Dividend % 17.50 13.67 --
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Kao Corp

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -1.76 -7.21 67 9
13 Week -0.99 -5.69 80 20
26 Week 5.31 -7.01 99 61
52 Week 11.95 -10.16 99 28
YTD 18.86 6.99 99 49
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 50.83%
# of Holders: 388
Total Shares Held: 251,630,642
3 Mo. Net Change: 1,691,546
# New Positions: 4
# Closed Positions: 1
# Increased Positions: 88
# Reduced Positions: 59
# Net Buyers: 29
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