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Executive Summary

Subaru Corporation manufactures and sells automobiles and aerospace products. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Subaru's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FUH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FUH's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-5.9%

FUH

5.9%

DE Auto

1.6%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-29.0%

FUH

4.3%

DE Auto

3.6%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: FUH underperformed the German Auto industry which returned 4.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FUH underperformed the German Market which returned 3.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FUHIndustryMarket
7 Day-5.9%5.9%1.6%
30 Day-0.8%3.2%3.7%
90 Day-3.8%18.1%12.0%
1 Year-27.1%-29.0%8.3%4.3%7.0%3.6%
3 Year-33.7%-41.1%-6.6%-17.4%5.8%-3.5%
5 Year-49.2%-58.1%38.8%14.6%42.5%22.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Subaru's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Subaru undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: FUH (€15.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€55.73)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FUH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FUH is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the XE Auto industry average (20.4x).

PE vs Market: FUH is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the German market (25x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: FUH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.8x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FUH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the DE Auto industry average (0.8x).


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Future Growth

How is Subaru forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?

18.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: FUH's forecast earnings growth (18.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.07%).

Earnings vs Market: FUH's earnings (18.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (25% per year).

High Growth Earnings: FUH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: FUH's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (6.1% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FUH's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: FUH's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.7%).


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Past Performance

How has Subaru performed over the past 5 years?

-27.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FUH has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FUH's current net profit margins (3.7%) are lower than last year (5.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FUH's earnings have declined by 27.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: FUH's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: FUH had negative earnings growth (-37%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto industry average (-56.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: FUH's Return on Equity (6.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Subaru's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FUH's short term assets (¥1,985.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥892.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: FUH's short term assets (¥1,985.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥684.1B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FUH's debt to equity ratio (14.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: FUH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 16.8% to 14.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: FUH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (78.8%).

Interest Coverage: FUH earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Subaru current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.74%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: FUH's dividend (2.74%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (0.98%).

High Dividend: FUH's dividend (2.74%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.49%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: FUH's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: FUH's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39.8%), FUH's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tomomi Nakamura (60 yo)

2.58yrs

Tenure

Mr. Tomomi Nakamura has been the President, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director of Subaru Corporation (Former Name: Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd.) since June 22, 2018. Mr. Nakamura served as C...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tomomi Nakamura
President2.58yrsno data0.0025%
¥ 308.8k
Toshiaki Okada
Executive VP3.58yrsno data0.0018%
¥ 218.2k
Tetsuo Fujinuki
VP, CTO & Chief GM of Engineering Management Div. and Technical Research Centerno datano datano data
Takuji Dai
Sr. VP, Chief Information Officerno datano datano data
Yasushi Nagae
VP, GM of Investor Relations Dept. & General Administration Dept. and Corporate Communications Dept.no datano datano data
Katsuyuki Mizuma
Executive VP and Chief GM of Overseas Sales & Marketing Division 1 & 2no datano datano data
Tatsuro Kobayashi
Senior VP & GM of Human Resources Deptno datano datano data
Kazuo Hosoya
Deputy President & Representative Director1.58yrsno data0.0018%
¥ 223.2k
Shoichiro Tozuka
Senior Vice President7.75yrsno datano data
Tetsuo Onuki
Executive VP2.58yrsno data0.0016%
¥ 204.6k
Yoichi Kato
Executive VP3.58yrsno data0.0010%
¥ 124.0k
Fumiaki Hayata
Executive VP & Chief GM of Overseas Sales & Marketing5.75yrsno datano data

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: FUH's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tomomi Nakamura
President2.58yrsno data0.0025%
¥ 308.8k
Toshiaki Okada
Executive VP3.58yrsno data0.0018%
¥ 218.2k
Kazuo Hosoya
Deputy President & Representative Director1.58yrsno data0.0018%
¥ 223.2k
Tetsuo Onuki
Executive VP2.58yrsno data0.0016%
¥ 204.6k
Yoichi Kato
Executive VP3.58yrsno data0.0010%
¥ 124.0k
Yasuo Ueno
CEO of Subaru Logistics Co.no datano datano data
Yasuyuki Abe
Independent Outside Director1.58yrsno data0.00034%
¥ 42.2k
Yasuyuki Yoshinaga
Chairman of the Board2.58yrsJP¥133.00m0.0083%
¥ 1.0m
Akira Mabuchi
Standing Corporate Auditor5.58yrsno data0.0058%
¥ 716.8k
Hiromi Tsutsumi
Standing Corporate Auditor1yrno data0.0025%
¥ 306.3k
Miwako Doi
Independent Outside Director0.58yrno datano data
Natsunosuke Yago
Independent Outside Director1.58yrsno data0.00010%
¥ 12.4k

2.6yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: FUH's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Subaru Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Subaru Corporation
  • Ticker: FUH
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1917
  • Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Market Cap: JP¥1.567t
  • Listing Market Cap: JP¥12.401b
  • Shares outstanding: 766.88m
  • Website: https://www.subaru.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • Subaru Corporation
  • Ebisu Subaru Building
  • 1-20-8, Ebisu
  • Tokyo
  • 150-8554
  • Japan

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FUJH.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSPONSORED ADRUSUSDFeb 1987
FUJH.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1992
FUHDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1992
7270TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockJPJPYJan 1992

Biography

Subaru Corporation manufactures and sells automobiles and aerospace products. It operates through three segments: Automotive Business Unit, Aerospace Company, and Other Businesses. The company manufactures...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/24 19:47
End of Day Share Price2021/01/22 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.