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Japanese (NIKKEI) IT Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 24, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.4%
  • 3M-10.2%
  • 1Y-1.1%
  • YTD-10.7%

Over the last 7 days, the IT industry has remained flat, although notably Fujitsu gained 3.1%. In line with that, the industry has also been flat over the past 12 months.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 25 Jan 2022JP¥23.1tJP¥17.0tJP¥1.0t18.6x
Thu, 23 Dec 2021JP¥25.3tJP¥16.9tJP¥1.0t19.8x
Sat, 20 Nov 2021JP¥26.3tJP¥16.9tJP¥1.0t21x
Mon, 18 Oct 2021JP¥25.7tJP¥16.7tJP¥986.2b22.1x
Wed, 15 Sep 2021JP¥26.6tJP¥16.7tJP¥982.7b24.3x
Fri, 13 Aug 2021JP¥22.9tJP¥16.7tJP¥982.6b22.5x
Tue, 08 Jun 2021JP¥22.5tJP¥16.5tJP¥929.6b25.3x
Mon, 01 Mar 2021JP¥21.4tJP¥16.2tJP¥838.9b26.8x
Thu, 03 Dec 2020JP¥21.9tJP¥16.2tJP¥760.1b28.8x
Sun, 06 Sep 2020JP¥19.8tJP¥16.4tJP¥806.8b24.9x
Wed, 10 Jun 2020JP¥18.1tJP¥16.5tJP¥802.4b22.1x
Tue, 03 Mar 2020JP¥15.5tJP¥16.3tJP¥781.0b18.1x
Fri, 06 Dec 2019JP¥16.4tJP¥16.2tJP¥648.5b21.6x
Mon, 09 Sep 2019JP¥14.8tJP¥15.8tJP¥551.4b20.6x
Sun, 02 Jun 2019JP¥14.3tJP¥15.6tJP¥590.6b21.4x
Wed, 06 Mar 2019JP¥13.3tJP¥15.5tJP¥626.7b21.7x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥12.6tTotal Earnings: JP¥627.7bTotal Revenue: JP¥15.5t0%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 23.0x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the IT industry have grown 18% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 3.1% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

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

IT Consulting0.24%
Data Processing Services-4.94%
Internet Services and Infrastructure-6.55%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Internet Services and Infrastructure industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 52.1x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 22%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 17% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Data Processing Services industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 18.1x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Internet Services and Infrastructure industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 22% over the next 5 years. This is better than it's past earnings growth rate of 17% per year. Meanwhile, the IT Consulting industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 10.0% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
3697 SHIFTJP¥20.34k5.9%
4373 Simplex HoldingsJP¥2.43k3.9%
4812 Information Services International-DentsuJP¥3.53k4.4%
1973 NEC Networks & System IntegrationJP¥1.81k2.6%
6183 BELLSYSTEM24 HoldingsJP¥1.44k5.8%
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