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Japanese (NIKKEI) Publishing Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D9.8%
  • 3M6.3%
  • 1Y14.1%
  • YTD-5.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Publishing industry has risen 9.8%, driven by gains from Kadokawa of 17%. Meanwhile, AlphaPolis actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 16% in the last week. This means that the industry has gained 14% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 14% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022JP¥646.9bJP¥632.3bJP¥27.8b13.2x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022JP¥673.6bJP¥614.8bJP¥26.8b15.7x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022JP¥669.3bJP¥614.6bJP¥26.7b13.6x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022JP¥643.6bJP¥612.8bJP¥27.2b14.5x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022JP¥677.6bJP¥614.8bJP¥25.4b15.3x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021JP¥690.8bJP¥624.0bJP¥24.5b15.9x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021JP¥700.8bJP¥619.2bJP¥23.2b21.4x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021JP¥726.6bJP¥617.3bJP¥21.6b23.3x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021JP¥638.7bJP¥641.2bJP¥21.9b22.5x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021JP¥609.1bJP¥641.2bJP¥21.9b23.2x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021JP¥595.1bJP¥627.8bJP¥18.4b24.5x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020JP¥546.0bJP¥622.9bJP¥19.7b26.4x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020JP¥488.1bJP¥616.7bJP¥17.5b27.3x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020JP¥422.3bJP¥622.6bJP¥22.0b21.7x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020JP¥344.6bJP¥631.9bJP¥22.7b14.4x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020JP¥484.3bJP¥634.3bJP¥20.0b17.7x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019JP¥412.4bJP¥637.2bJP¥13.1b18x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019JP¥417.6bJP¥626.6bJP¥10.0b15.6x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥411.1bTotal Earnings: JP¥8.6bTotal Revenue: JP¥617.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Japanese Publishing Industry Median PE3Y Average 19.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 13.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 19.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Publishing industry have grown 48% 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 Comparison

How does Japanese Publishing compare with similar industries?

JP Market0.71%
Cable and Satellite-1.92%
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
9468 KadokawaJP¥3.02k17.3%
4298 ProtoJP¥975.003.4%
9782 DMSJP¥1.20k7.3%
3931 VALUE GOLFJP¥1.45k9.0%
6549 DM SolutionsLtdJP¥791.008.5%
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