MHC Stock Overview
MegaChips Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells semiconductor related products in Japan and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||JP¥23.80|
|52 Week High||JP¥40.80|
|52 Week Low||JP¥22.60|
|1 Month Change||-11.85%|
|3 Month Change||-22.22%|
|1 Year Change||-17.93%|
|3 Year Change||105.17%|
|5 Year Change||-0.11%|
|Change since IPO||-66.00%|
Recent News & Updates
|MHC||DE Semiconductor||DE Market|
Return vs Industry: MHC underperformed the German Semiconductor industry which returned -16.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MHC underperformed the German Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.
|MHC Average Weekly Movement||5.9%|
|Semiconductor Industry Average Movement||7.3%|
|Market Average Movement||6.3%|
|10% most volatile stocks in DE Market||10.2%|
|10% least volatile stocks in DE Market||3.3%|
Stable Share Price: MHC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MHC's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
MegaChips Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells semiconductor related products in Japan and internationally. It offers application specific integrated circuits that are used in various electronic devices and automobiles, as well as in infrastructure systems, such as wired and wireless communication networks; automotive ethernet PHY; and wired communication networks for urban infrastructure, such as building and factories. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.
MegaChips Fundamentals Summary
|MHC fundamental statistics|
Is MHC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MHC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||JP¥62.68b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
May 13, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.43k|
|Net Profit Margin||57.97%|
How did MHC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.0%Current Dividend Yield
Is MegaChips undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MHC (€23.8) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€67.58)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MHC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MHC is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.4x) compared to the German Semiconductor industry average (24.2x).
PE vs Market: MHC is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.4x) compared to the German market (18.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MHC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MHC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the DE Semiconductor industry average (3x).
How is MegaChips forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MHC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-65.5% per year).
Earnings vs Market: MHC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-65.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MHC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MHC's revenue (0.01% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MHC's revenue (0.01% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MHC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.8%).
How has MegaChips performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MHC has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MHC's current net profit margins (58%) are higher than last year (3.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MHC has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 76.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: MHC's earnings growth over the past year (1337.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (76.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MHC earnings growth over the past year (1337.7%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 115.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MHC's Return on Equity (65.1%) is considered outstanding.
How is MegaChips's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MHC's short term assets (¥64.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥27.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: MHC's short term assets (¥64.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥413.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MHC has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: MHC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 140.5% to 8.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MHC's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: MHC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (135.4x coverage).
What is MegaChips's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MHC's dividend (1.04%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.31%).
High Dividend: MHC's dividend (1.04%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.02%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MHC's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MHC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (1.7%), MHC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: MHC is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Tetsuo Hikawa serves as President & CEO of MegaChips Corp. since 2019. Mr. Tetsuo Hikawa served as the President of MegaChips System Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of Megachips Corp. Mr. Hikawa serves as...
Experienced Board: MHC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
MegaChips Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MegaChips Corporation
- Ticker: MHC
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Semiconductors
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Implied Market Cap: JP¥60.906b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥445.277m
- Shares outstanding: 18.10m
- Website: https://www.megachips.co.jp
Number of Employees
- MegaChips Corporation
- Shin-Osaka Hankyu Building
- 1-1-1 Miyahara
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/04/30 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/04/29 00:00|
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.