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Japanese (NIKKEI) Steel Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.6%
  • 3M-0.3%
  • 1Y0.5%
  • YTD4.6%

The Steel industry has been flat over the last week, but Maruichi Steel Tube has lost 4.2%. In line with that, the industry has also been flat over the past 12 months. In the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 2.1% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022JP¥5.6tJP¥19.4tJP¥1.2t6.6x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022JP¥5.6tJP¥18.2tJP¥1.1t7.7x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022JP¥5.5tJP¥18.1tJP¥1.1t8x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022JP¥5.7tJP¥18.1tJP¥1.1t8.4x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022JP¥5.6tJP¥16.8tJP¥907.1b9.1x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021JP¥5.1tJP¥16.8tJP¥904.7b8.9x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021JP¥5.7tJP¥15.7tJP¥444.5b10.9x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021JP¥5.5tJP¥15.5tJP¥380.6b11x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021JP¥5.8tJP¥15.5tJP¥378.4b11x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021JP¥5.3tJP¥15.5tJP¥378.4b10.3x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021JP¥5.2tJP¥14.5tJP¥3.2b11.9x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020JP¥4.0tJP¥14.6t-JP¥533,774,500,000.0010.9x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020JP¥3.5tJP¥15.0t-JP¥1,044,486,000,000.009x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020JP¥3.3tJP¥16.0t-JP¥820,689,000,000.007.1x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020JP¥3.1tJP¥17.0t-JP¥641,188,000,000.008.3x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020JP¥4.9tJP¥17.4t-JP¥203,611,000,000.009.9x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019JP¥4.4tJP¥17.9tJP¥333.3b8.4x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019JP¥5.0tJP¥17.9tJP¥509.1b9x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥4.8tTotal Earnings: JP¥646.9bTotal Revenue: JP¥17.9tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Japanese Steel Industry Median PE3Y Average 9.2x202020212022
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 9.2x.
  • Future earnings are expected to decline by 2.1% which could cause market valuations to fall.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Steel industry have grown 24% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 2.8% 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 Steel compare with similar industries?

JP Market0.71%
Metals and Mining3.36%
Diversified Metals and Mining5.50%
Precious Metals and Minerals1.52%
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
5401 Nippon SteelJP¥2.16k3.8%
5411 JFE HoldingsJP¥1.56k2.8%
5486 Hitachi MetalsJP¥2.04k2.3%
5406 Kobe SteelJP¥690.003.3%
5423 Tokyo Steel ManufacturingJP¥1.39k5.6%
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