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Japanese (NIKKEI) Transportation Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 05, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.2%
  • 3M-4.6%
  • 1Y-7.2%
  • YTD-4.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Transportation industry has dropped 2.2%, driven by a pullback from Central Japan Railway of 3.6%. Meanwhile, Hitachi Transport System actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 6.7% in the last week. However, the industry is down 7.2% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Japanese Transportation Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Mon, 06 Dec 2021JP¥16.6tJP¥16.9t-JP¥690,651,000,000.009.6x
Wed, 03 Nov 2021JP¥18.0tJP¥16.8t-JP¥772,609,000,000.006.9x
Fri, 01 Oct 2021JP¥18.7tJP¥16.7t-JP¥860,498,000,000.0010.8x
Sun, 29 Aug 2021JP¥17.7tJP¥16.7t-JP¥860,498,000,000.0010.9x
Mon, 05 Jul 2021JP¥18.4tJP¥16.7t-JP¥860,498,000,000.0010.7x
Thu, 08 Apr 2021JP¥18.7tJP¥16.2t-JP¥1,263,206,000,000.0011.7x
Sun, 10 Jan 2021JP¥17.6tJP¥17.0t-JP¥786,146,000,000.0011.9x
Sat, 03 Oct 2020JP¥17.1tJP¥17.9t-JP¥386,711,000,000.0012.4x
Tue, 07 Jul 2020JP¥18.3tJP¥19.5tJP¥315.8b13.1x
Fri, 10 Apr 2020JP¥18.9tJP¥21.4tJP¥1.2t13x
Thu, 02 Jan 2020JP¥22.8tJP¥21.8tJP¥1.6t12.7x
Sun, 06 Oct 2019JP¥22.5tJP¥21.9tJP¥1.6t11.7x
Wed, 10 Jul 2019JP¥21.8tJP¥21.7tJP¥1.6t11.9x
Tue, 02 Apr 2019JP¥23.2tJP¥21.5tJP¥1.5t12.2x
Fri, 04 Jan 2019JP¥21.5tJP¥21.4tJP¥1.5t12.5x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥21.5tTotal Earnings: JP¥1.5tTotal Revenue: JP¥21.4t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 12.1x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: Total earnings for the Transportation industry have declined over the last three years, with the industry now making a loss overall. Revenues have declined 7.5% per year. This means overall sales are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Japanese Transportation industry?


Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Railroads industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 103x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 48%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 70% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Trucking industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 10.9x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Railroads industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 48% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 70% per year. Meanwhile, the Trucking industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 5.9% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

9086 Hitachi Transport System6.7%+JP¥26.4b57.9%PE22.4x
9065 Sankyu3.1%+JP¥8.5b21.3%PE11.3x
9358 Utoc36.9%+JP¥8.4b51.9%PE16.8x
9070 Tonami Holdings12.2%+JP¥3.8b-37.7%PE6.1x
9069 SENKO Group Holdings1.1%+JP¥1.4b-2.8%PE8.8x
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