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Suncall TSE:5985 Stock Report

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14 May, 2022


Company Financials
5985 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health5/6

5985 Stock Overview

Suncall Corporation manufactures and distributes automotive parts and materials, hard disk-related parts, and printer and communication-related products in Japan, the United States, China, the Philippines, and internationally.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Suncall
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥527.00
52 Week HighJP¥645.00
52 Week LowJP¥430.00
1 Month Change6.68%
3 Month Change-6.06%
1 Year Change13.82%
3 Year Change0.57%
5 Year Change-14.86%
Change since IPO-39.13%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

5985JP Auto ComponentsJP Market

Return vs Industry: 5985 exceeded the JP Auto Components industry which returned -6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 5985 exceeded the JP Market which returned -3.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 5985's price volatile compared to industry and market?
5985 volatility
5985 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: 5985 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 5985's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19432,292Tadao Otani

Suncall Corporation manufactures and distributes automotive parts and materials, hard disk-related parts, and printer and communication-related products in Japan, the United States, China, the Philippines, and internationally. The company offers precision shaped wires and steel wires for valve springs; and automotive products, including valve springs, transmission springs, detent springs, drive plates, press parts, shaped rings, spiral springs for variable valves and seat belts, sensor rings, boot clamps, shunt on bus bars, small springs, motor/stator cores, ring gears, heat-resistant springs, inspection pins for wire harnesses, reactor coils, wave rings/wave springs, bus bars, ECU control parts, valve cotters, accordion springs, tension reducers, and bus rings. It also provides hard disk drive suspensions, such as highly shock-resistant suspensions and DSA suspensions for HDD; and printer-related products comprising tube shafts, carriage guide shafts, shafts for business machines, small springs, press parts, torque limiters, resin-coated tube shafts, clutches for business machines, and screw conveyors.

Suncall Fundamentals Summary

How do Suncall's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
5985 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥15.82b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥1.40b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥46.74b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
5985 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥41.07b
Gross ProfitJP¥5.67b
Other ExpensesJP¥4.27b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)46.55
Gross Margin12.13%
Net Profit Margin2.99%
Debt/Equity Ratio15.0%

How did 5985 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 5985 (¥527) is trading above our estimate of fair value (¥247.74)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 5985 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 5985 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the JP Auto Components industry average (7.9x).

PE vs Market: 5985 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the JP market (12.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 5985's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 5985's PB Ratio (0.4x) is in line with the JP Auto Components industry average.

Future Growth

How is Suncall 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 Suncall 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 Suncall performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 1/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 5985 has a large one-off gain of ¥1.4B impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 5985 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 5985's earnings have declined by 19.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 5985 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 5985 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: 5985's Return on Equity (3.9%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Suncall'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: 5985's short term assets (¥25.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥15.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: 5985's short term assets (¥25.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥3.0B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 5985 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 5985's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.1% to 15% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 5985's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (103.2%).

Interest Coverage: 5985 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Suncall 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: 5985's dividend (3.8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.61%).

High Dividend: 5985's dividend (3.8%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.6%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 5985's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 5985's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (44.7%), 5985's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (231.7%), 5985's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Tadao Otani (61 yo)



Mr. Tadao Otani serves as Chief Executive Officer of Suncall Corp. since June 2018 and serves as its President since June 2018. Mr. Otani has been a Director at Suncall Corp. since April 2014 and serves as...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 5985's management team is considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 5985'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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Suncall Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Suncall Corporation
  • Ticker: 5985
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1943
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥15.816b
  • Shares outstanding: 30.01m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Suncall Corporation
  • 14, Umezunishiura-cho
  • Ukyo-ku
  • Kyoto
  • 615-8555
  • Japan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/14 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/13 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.