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FukokuLtd TSE:5185 Stock Report

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16 May, 2022


Company Financials
5185 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health5/6

5185 Stock Overview

Fukoku Co.,Ltd. produces and sells rubber and resin products in Japan and internationally.


Trading at 34.7% below our estimate of its fair value

Became profitable this year

Pays a high and reliable dividend of 5.07%

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for 5185 from our risk checks.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for FukokuLtd
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥966.00
52 Week HighJP¥1,158.00
52 Week LowJP¥875.00
1 Month Change3.76%
3 Month Change-0.10%
1 Year Change5.46%
3 Year Change36.63%
5 Year Change2.66%
Change since IPO-61.73%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

5185JP Auto ComponentsJP Market

Return vs Industry: 5185 exceeded the JP Auto Components industry which returned -6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 5185 exceeded the JP Market which returned -2.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 5185's price volatile compared to industry and market?
5185 volatility
5185 Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Auto Components Industry Average Movement4.8%
Market Average Movement4.5%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market8.9%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: 5185 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 5185's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19534,893Jiro Kawamoto

Fukoku Co.,Ltd. produces and sells rubber and resin products in Japan and internationally. The company offers wiper blade rubbers that are used in automobiles, trains, ships, and aircrafts; and seal products, including brake booster diaphragms, radiator gaskets, duty valves, piston seals, and constant velocity joints, which are used in automotive brake systems and fuel systems, as well as air intake and exhaust systems, and pneumatic tools and industrial machinery.

FukokuLtd Fundamentals Summary

How do FukokuLtd's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
5185 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥15.55b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥3.12b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥72.46b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
5185 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥60.07b
Gross ProfitJP¥12.39b
Other ExpensesJP¥9.27b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)193.90
Gross Margin17.10%
Net Profit Margin4.31%
Debt/Equity Ratio33.0%

How did 5185 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is FukokuLtd undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 5185 (¥966) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥1480.18)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 5185 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 5185 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the JP Auto Components industry average (7.9x).

PE vs Market: 5185 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5x) compared to the JP market (12.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 5185's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 5185's PB Ratio (0.5x) is in line with the JP Auto Components industry average.

Future Growth

How is FukokuLtd forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Automobiles 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 FukokuLtd 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.

Past Performance

How has FukokuLtd performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 5185 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 5185 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 5185's earnings have grown by 1.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 5185 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 5185 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (60.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 5185's Return on Equity (9.4%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is FukokuLtd's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 5185's short term assets (¥37.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥24.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: 5185's short term assets (¥37.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥6.9B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 5185's net debt to equity ratio (3.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 5185's debt to equity ratio has increased from 30% to 33% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 5185's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (61.1%).

Interest Coverage: 5185's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (41.3x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is FukokuLtd current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 5185's dividend (5.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.61%).

High Dividend: 5185's dividend (5.07%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.61%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 5185's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 5185's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (27%), 5185's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (23.9%), 5185's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Jiro Kawamoto (65 yo)



Mr. Jiro Kawamoto has been the President and a Representative Director of Fukoku Co. Ltd. since June 2009 & since June 2008 respectively and serves as its Chief Executive Officer.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 5185's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 5185's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.4 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Fukoku Co.,Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Fukoku Co.,Ltd.
  • Ticker: 5185
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1953
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥15.548b
  • Shares outstanding: 16.10m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Fukoku Co.,Ltd.
  • 3-105 Sugaya
  • Ageo
  • Saitama
  • 362-8561
  • Japan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/16 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/16 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.