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Japanese (NIKKEI) Communications Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 25, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.3%
  • 3M-7.1%
  • 1Y-8.8%
  • YTD-4.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Communications industry has dropped 2.7%, and Icom contributed the most with a 1.5% decline. However, the industry is down 9.2% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 25 Jan 2022JP¥191.5bJP¥330.1bJP¥22.9b8.7x
Thu, 23 Dec 2021JP¥210.7bJP¥331.9bJP¥22.7b9.4x
Sat, 20 Nov 2021JP¥232.6bJP¥331.5bJP¥22.7b10.7x
Mon, 18 Oct 2021JP¥215.5bJP¥334.9bJP¥21.3b13.4x
Wed, 15 Sep 2021JP¥208.4bJP¥333.7bJP¥21.1b13.6x
Fri, 13 Aug 2021JP¥196.2bJP¥333.7bJP¥21.1b13.3x
Tue, 08 Jun 2021JP¥207.9bJP¥322.7bJP¥17.3b20x
Mon, 01 Mar 2021JP¥212.1bJP¥322.4bJP¥5.5b24.4x
Thu, 03 Dec 2020JP¥208.8bJP¥313.3bJP¥1.9b29.3x
Sun, 06 Sep 2020JP¥190.6bJP¥319.7bJP¥4.5b27x
Wed, 10 Jun 2020JP¥204.8bJP¥328.4bJP¥6.2b19.6x
Tue, 03 Mar 2020JP¥182.0bJP¥324.7bJP¥9.5b16.9x
Fri, 06 Dec 2019JP¥211.5bJP¥326.0bJP¥6.4b19.9x
Mon, 09 Sep 2019JP¥182.0bJP¥322.4bJP¥4.9b16.9x
Sun, 02 Jun 2019JP¥180.7bJP¥320.2bJP¥5.0b18.7x
Wed, 06 Mar 2019JP¥199.4bJP¥314.1bJP¥4.5b18.1x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥178.0bTotal Earnings: JP¥6.0bTotal Revenue: JP¥315.7b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 8.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 19.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Communications industry have grown 56% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

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

Communications Equipment-1.32%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Communications Equipment industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 19.7x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 6.2%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 73% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Communications Equipment industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 6.2% over the next 5 years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
6718 AiphoneLtdJP¥2.16k4.6%
6715 NakayoJP¥1.18k0.3%
6634 NCXX GroupJP¥170.000.6%
6822 Oi ElectricJP¥2.37k0.08%
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