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Japanese (NIKKEI) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.5%
  • 3M-2.9%
  • 1Y-9.8%
  • YTD-14.8%

The Specialty Chemicals industry is up 1.6% in the last week, with KeePer Technical Laboratory up 21%. In the same time, Nippon Paint Holdings was down 6.8%. However, the industry is down 8.7% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 9.0% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Japanese Specialty Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022JP¥15.8tJP¥9.7tJP¥1.0t11.5x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022JP¥15.6tJP¥9.1tJP¥855.2b10.5x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022JP¥15.3tJP¥9.1tJP¥855.2b10.4x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022JP¥16.3tJP¥9.0tJP¥853.8b10.9x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022JP¥17.8tJP¥8.8tJP¥788.8b11.8x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021JP¥17.3tJP¥8.8tJP¥788.8b11x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021JP¥17.9tJP¥8.6tJP¥747.6b12.7x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021JP¥17.0tJP¥8.4tJP¥679.1b13x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021JP¥17.1tJP¥8.4tJP¥680.1b13.1x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021JP¥17.4tJP¥8.4tJP¥680.1b12.6x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021JP¥17.9tJP¥8.1tJP¥594.7b14.3x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020JP¥17.3tJP¥7.9tJP¥595.5b17.4x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020JP¥14.5tJP¥7.8tJP¥571.2b17.3x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020JP¥12.8tJP¥8.0tJP¥606.6b15.1x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020JP¥10.7tJP¥8.2tJP¥635.1b12.9x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020JP¥12.2tJP¥8.2tJP¥653.2b16.9x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019JP¥11.5tJP¥8.3tJP¥696.3b13.5x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019JP¥10.4tJP¥8.4tJP¥710.8b13.1x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥9.6tTotal Earnings: JP¥726.9bTotal Revenue: JP¥8.4tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Japanese Specialty Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 14.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 14.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry have grown 12% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 4.5% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does Japanese Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

JP Market0.71%
Specialty Chemicals-0.48%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals5.74%
Commodity Chemicals0.40%
Diversified Chemicals-1.16%
Industrial Gases-1.34%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
6036 KeePer Technical LaboratoryJP¥3.21k24.2%
4186 Tokyo Ohka KogyoJP¥7.43k4.9%
4966 C.UyemuraLtdJP¥6.88k13.3%
4975 JCUJP¥3.76k9.2%
4971 MECJP¥2.73k7.0%
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