Suzuki Motor Corporation manufactures and sells automobiles, motorcycles, and marine products in Japan, rest of Asia, Europe, and internationally.
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Share Price & News
How has Suzuki Motor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SUK has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SUK underperformed the German Auto industry which returned 4.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SUK underperformed the German Market which returned 15.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Suzuki Motor's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Suzuki Motor undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SUK (€40.6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€124.87)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SUK is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SUK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.9x) compared to the Auto industry average (10.3x).
PE vs Market: SUK is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.9x) compared to the German market (20.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SUK is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SUK is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the DE Auto industry average (0.8x).
How is Suzuki Motor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SUK's forecast earnings growth (10.6% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: SUK's earnings (10.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (13.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SUK's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SUK's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SUK's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SUK's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11%).
How has Suzuki Motor performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SUK has a large one-off loss of ¥82.2B impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SUK's current net profit margins (3.1%) are lower than last year (6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SUK's earnings have grown by 10.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SUK's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SUK had negative earnings growth (-50.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto industry average (-29.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SUK's Return on Equity (7.9%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Suzuki Motor's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SUK's short term assets (¥1,590.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥1,224.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: SUK's short term assets (¥1,590.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥343.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SUK's debt to equity ratio (20.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SUK's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 29% to 20.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SUK's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (83.2%).
Interest Coverage: SUK earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: SUK has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SUK's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 4.1x debt).
What is Suzuki Motor's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
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Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: SUK's dividend (1.5%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.31%).
High Dividend: SUK's dividend (1.5%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.59%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SUK's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SUK's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (29.9%), SUK'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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Toshihiro Suzuki (60yo)
Mr. Toshihiro Suzuki has been the President of Suzuki Motor Corporation since June 2015 and serves as its Executive General Manager of Motorcycle Company. He was Chief Operating Officer of Suzuki Motor Cor ...
|President||3.7yrs||no data||0.015% ¥3.1m|
|Senior Technical Executive & Director||0yrs||no data||0.0095% ¥1.9m|
|Managing Officer||4.7yrs||no data||0.0012% ¥249.8k|
|Outside Director||7.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Chairman of the Board||0yrs||JP¥174.00m||0.072% ¥14.4m|
|Audit & Supervisory Board Member||0yrs||no data||0.00062% ¥124.9k|
|Vice Chairman||4.7yrs||no data||0.0041% ¥830.0k|
|Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member||7.7yrs||no data||0.00062% ¥124.9k|
|Outside Director||7.7yrs||no data||0.00041% ¥82.6k|
|Audit & Supervisory Board Member||0yrs||no data||0.00082% ¥165.2k|
Experienced Board: SUK's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 3.4%.
Suzuki Motor Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Suzuki Motor Corporation
- Ticker: SUK
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1909
- Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: JP¥2.393t
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥20.145b
- Shares outstanding: 485.33m
- Website: https://www.globalsuzuki.com
Number of Employees
- Suzuki Motor Corporation
- 300 Takatsuka-cho
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SZKM.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|7269||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||Jan 1992|
|SUK||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|SZKM.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSORD ADR||US||USD||Oct 2008|
Suzuki Motor Corporation manufactures and sells automobiles, motorcycles, and marine products in Japan, rest of Asia, Europe, and internationally. It offers mini-vehicles, sub-compact vehicles, standard-sized vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, outboard motors, motorized wheelchairs, electro senior vehicles, and houses. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Hamamatsu, Japan.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/18 21:31|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/18 00:00|
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