Aiphone Co.,Ltd. manufactures and sells communication and security systems under the AIPHONE brand name to homes, hospitals, nursing facilities, office buildings, and others worldwide.
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Share Price & News
How has AiphoneLtd's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AYN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AYN exceeded the German Communications industry which returned -37.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AYN exceeded the German Market which returned -17.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AiphoneLtd's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is AiphoneLtd 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: AYN (€12.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€10.54)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AYN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AYN is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.1x) compared to the Communications industry average (15x).
PE vs Market: AYN is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.1x) compared to the German market (16.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AYN's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AYN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the DE Communications industry average (2.3x).
How is AiphoneLtd forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AYN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.6% per year).
Earnings vs Market: AYN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AYN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AYN's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (4.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AYN's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AYN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has AiphoneLtd performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AYN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AYN's current net profit margins (6%) are higher than last year (3.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AYN's earnings have declined by -1.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AYN's earnings growth over the past year (62.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (-1.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: AYN earnings growth over the past year (62.7%) exceeded the Communications industry 21.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: AYN's Return on Equity (6%) is considered low.
How is AiphoneLtd's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AYN's short term assets (¥38.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥6.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: AYN's short term assets (¥38.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥2.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AYN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AYN has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AYN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: AYN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: AYN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if AYN's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is AiphoneLtd's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AYN's dividend (3.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.7%).
High Dividend: AYN's dividend (3.07%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.97%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AYN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AYN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (22.9%), AYN'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
Shusaku Ichikawa (66yo)
Mr. Shusaku Ichikawa has been President of Aiphone Co., Ltd. since May 1987 and served as its Chief Executive Officer. In April 1975, Mr. Ichikawa joined Aiphone Co., Ltd., and served as its Manager of Pro ...
|President and Representative Director||32.83yrs||no data||17.93% ¥39.9m|
|Deputy Chief of Corporate Planning Office and Director||9.75yrs||no data||0.061% ¥136.1k|
|General Manager of Production Division and Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Outside Director||6.75yrs||no data||0.0061% ¥13.6k|
|Director||10.75yrs||no data||no data|
|External Auditor||12.75yrs||no data||0.043% ¥95.3k|
|External Auditor||15.75yrs||no data||0.086% ¥190.6k|
|Outside Director||no data||no data||0.0061% ¥13.6k|
|Director||3.75yrs||no data||0.018% ¥40.8k|
|Director||3.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: AYN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.3 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.
Aiphone Co.,Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Aiphone Co.,Ltd.
- Ticker: AYN
- Exchange: BST
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: JP¥26.658b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥222.488m
- Shares outstanding: 16.34m
- Website: https://www.aiphone.net
Number of Employees
- Aiphone Co.,Ltd.
- Meiji Yasuda Seimei Nagoya Building
- 10th Floor
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|6718||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||May 1992|
|AYN||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 1992|
Aiphone Co.,Ltd. manufactures and sells communication and security systems under the AIPHONE brand name to homes, hospitals, nursing facilities, office buildings, and others worldwide. It offers general intercom devices for home and business use; security door intercoms and electronic locking systems; video door intercoms; health care intercom devices, such as nurse call and home care systems; and information transmission devices comprising living information display panels, as well as access controls. The company was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/30 00:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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