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Executive Summary

Solasia Pharma K.K. develops drugs in the field of oncology in Asia. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Solasia Pharma K.K's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 9SO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




DE Biotechs


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1 Year Return




DE Biotechs


DE Market

Return vs Industry: 9SO underperformed the German Biotechs industry which returned 1.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 9SO underperformed the German Market which returned 2.6% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-8.7%-5.6%-1.8%
30 Day-16.1%-14.2%-1.6%
90 Day-29.9%-14.1%-1.8%
1 Year-6.5%-6.5%-4.1%-4.2%4.9%1.7%
3 Year-54.7%-54.7%-0.7%-1.6%2.0%-6.9%
5 Yearn/a46.7%44.2%24.2%6.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Solasia Pharma K.K's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

Simply Wall St News

No news available


Is Solasia Pharma K.K undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 9SO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 9SO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 9SO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Biotechs industry average.

PE vs Market: 9SO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 9SO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 9SO is good value based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the DE Biotechs industry average (4.4x).

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Future Growth

How is Solasia Pharma K.K forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Pharmaceuticals & Biotech 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 Solasia Pharma K.K 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.

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Past Performance

How has Solasia Pharma K.K performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 9SO is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 9SO is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 9SO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 25.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 9SO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 9SO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Biotechs industry (3.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 9SO has a negative Return on Equity (-36.26%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Solasia Pharma K.K's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 9SO's short term assets (¥2.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥410.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: 9SO's short term assets (¥2.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥77.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 9SO is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 9SO has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 334.6%.

Balance Sheet

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: 9SO has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: 9SO is forecast to have sufficient cash runway for 10 months based on free cash flow estimates, but has since raised additional capital.

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What is Solasia Pharma K.K current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 9SO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 9SO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 9SO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 9SO's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 9SO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.

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


Average board tenure


Yoshihiro Arai (60 yo)



Mr. Yoshihiro Arai has been the President and Representative Director at Solasia Pharma KK since February 2013. Mr. Arai served as Executive Vice President of Development of Solasia Pharma K.K. (formerly k ...

Board Members

Yoshihiro Arai
President & Representative Director7.67yrsno data0.45%
¥ 625.1k
Toshio Miyashita
CFO, GM & Director4.83yrsno data0.35%
¥ 493.5k
Yoshiyuki Yamakawa
0.58yrno datano data
Makoto Matsuo
External Corporate Auditorno datano datano data
Stanley Lau
Independent Outside Directorno datano datano data
Norikazu Eiki
Independent Outside Director4.42yrsno datano data
Susumu Araki
Statutory Auditor1.75yrsno datano data
Jiro Mizukawa
Independent Outside Director0.58yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: 9SO's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 14.4%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Solasia Pharma K.K.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Solasia Pharma K.K.
  • Ticker: 9SO
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 2006
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Market Cap: JP¥17.392b
  • Listing Market Cap: JP¥139.275m
  • Shares outstanding: 119.95m
  • Website: https://www.solasia.co.jp

Number of Employees


  • Solasia Pharma K.K.
  • Sumitomo Fudosan Shiba-Koen Tower
  • 4th Floor
  • Tokyo
  • 105-0011
  • Japan


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
4597TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesJPJPYMar 2017
9SODB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURMar 2017


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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/20 21:50
End of Day Share Price2020/10/20 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.