Nippon Sharyo, Ltd. manufactures and sells railway rolling stock, transportation equipment, steel structures, construction equipment, and engineering equipment in Japan, the United States, Asia, and internationally.
Proven track record with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Nippon Sharyo's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NIP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NIP exceeded the German Machinery industry which returned -30.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NIP exceeded the German Market which returned -17.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Nippon Sharyo's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Nippon Sharyo undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate NIP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate NIP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NIP is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the Machinery industry average (10.2x).
PE vs Market: NIP is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the German market (16.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NIP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NIP is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the DE Machinery industry average (1.1x).
How is Nippon Sharyo forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Nippon Sharyo has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Check out Nippon Sharyo's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
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How has Nippon Sharyo performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NIP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: NIP's current net profit margins (7%) are higher than last year (6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NIP has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 46.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: NIP's earnings growth over the past year (45.5%) is below its 5-year average (46.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: NIP earnings growth over the past year (45.5%) exceeded the Machinery industry -19.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: NIP's Return on Equity (19.9%) is considered low.
How is Nippon Sharyo's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NIP's short term assets (¥70.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥29.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: NIP's short term assets (¥70.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥65.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NIP's debt to equity ratio (154.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: NIP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 26.5% to 154.3% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: NIP has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: NIP's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.3x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: NIP is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: NIP is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is Nippon Sharyo's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NIP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NIP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NIP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NIP's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NIP is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NIP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Kazuhiro Igarashi (62yo)
Mr. Kazuhiro Igarashi serves as Chief Executive Officer and President at Nippon Sharyo, Ltd. Mr. Igarashi served as a Corporate Executive Officer at Central Japan Railway Company until January 15, 2016 and ...
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Nippon Sharyo, Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Nippon Sharyo, Ltd.
- Ticker: NIP
- Exchange: MUN
- Founded: 1896
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: JP¥39.620b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥335.067m
- Shares outstanding: 14.43m
- Website: https://www.n-sharyo.co.jp
Number of Employees
- Nippon Sharyo, Ltd.
- 1-1 Sanbonmatsu-cho
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NIP||MUN (Boerse Muenchen)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|7102||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||Jan 1992|
|NPPS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
Nippon Sharyo, Ltd. manufactures and sells railway rolling stock, transportation equipment, steel structures, construction equipment, and engineering equipment in Japan, the United States, Asia, and internationally. The company offers EMUs, DMUs, passenger cars, linear motor cars, track maintenance machines, rolling stock components, and automated guideway transit systems; and inter-city and express vehicles, suburban and commuter vehicles, and metro and subway EMUs, as well as exports high speed trains, urban and suburban trains, and metro and light rail transit vehicles. It also provides rubber-tired AGT vehicles, magnetic-levitating vehicles, hanging monorail vehicles, etc. for medium or small volume transportation; and low-floor and articulated design light rail vehicles. In addition, the company offers freight cars, locomotives, tank trucks, tank trailers, storage tanks, heavy-duty industrial vehicles, containers, automated guided vehicles, roadway bridges, railway bridges, water gates, and storage tanks. Further, it provides pile driving rigs, crawler cranes, hydraulic hammers, casing rotators, portable diesel generator sets, emergency generators, and various products related to electric machines, as well as other products related to foundation work; earth drilling rigs, soil stabilizing rigs, and diesel generators; and agricultural plants, grain complex, seed processing plants, railway rolling stock inspection/maintenance system, and pulp and paper plants. Additionally, the company constructs bridges; and offers country elevator soft drying systems and seed processing plants, SSI shredding systems and bale breakers, kneading pulpers, fiber laser stencil processing systems, and fiber laser precision sheet metal processing systems. The company was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan. Nippon Sharyo, Ltd. is a subsidiary of Central Japan Railway Company.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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