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Fine Sinter TSE:5994 Stock Report

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16 May, 2022


Company Financials
5994 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health4/6

5994 Stock Overview

Fine Sinter Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells automobile parts, railroad vehicle parts, and hydraulic equipment worldwide.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Fine Sinter
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥1,400.00
52 Week HighJP¥2,040.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,370.00
1 Month Change0.65%
3 Month Change-4.70%
1 Year Change-16.81%
3 Year Change-36.10%
5 Year Change-30.83%
Change since IPO-44.44%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

5994JP Auto ComponentsJP Market

Return vs Industry: 5994 underperformed the JP Auto Components industry which returned -6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 5994 underperformed the JP Market which returned -2.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 5994's price volatile compared to industry and market?
5994 volatility
5994 Average Weekly Movement3.4%
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: 5994 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 5994's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19502,281Yoichi Inoue

Fine Sinter Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells automobile parts, railroad vehicle parts, and hydraulic equipment worldwide. Its automotive parts include engines, shock absorbers, transmission and parts, steering parts, body parts, and brakes. The company also offers pantograph contact strips and brake linings for railroad vehicles; industrial machinery, such as industrial machinery parts, business machines/home electric appliances, and sintered vents; and hydraulic units comprising hydraulic equipment and hydraulic packages.

Fine Sinter Fundamentals Summary

How do Fine Sinter's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
5994 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥6.16b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥208.00m
Revenue (TTM)JP¥38.96b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
5994 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥34.37b
Gross ProfitJP¥4.59b
Other ExpensesJP¥4.38b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)47.26
Gross Margin11.77%
Net Profit Margin0.53%
Debt/Equity Ratio75.6%

How did 5994 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 0/6

  • 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: 5994 (¥1400) is trading above our estimate of fair value (¥743.22)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 5994 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 5994 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.6x) compared to the JP Auto Components industry average (7.9x).

PE vs Market: 5994 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.6x) compared to the JP market (12.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 5994's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 5994's PB Ratio (0.3x) is in line with the JP Auto Components industry average.

Future Growth

How is Fine Sinter 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 Fine Sinter 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 Fine Sinter performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 5994 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 5994 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 5994's earnings have declined by 16.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 5994 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 5994 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: 5994's Return on Equity (2%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Fine Sinter's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 5994's short term assets (¥21.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥20.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: 5994's short term assets (¥21.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥9.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 5994's net debt to equity ratio (47%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 5994's debt to equity ratio has increased from 60.6% to 75.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 5994's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (26.5%).

Interest Coverage: 5994's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Fine Sinter current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 5994's dividend (4.29%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.61%).

High Dividend: 5994's dividend (4.29%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.61%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 5994's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 5994's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: At its current payout ratio (84.6%), 5994's payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (28.6%), 5994'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


Yoichi Inoue (63 yo)



Mr. Yoichi Inoue has been the President at Fine Sinter Co., Ltd. since June 2013 and serves as its Executive Officer since 2019. Mr. Inoue served as Managing Executive Officer of Fine Sinter Co., Ltd.sinc...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 5994's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.9 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 5994's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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

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

Key Information

  • Name: Fine Sinter Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: 5994
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1950
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥6.161b
  • Shares outstanding: 4.40m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Fine Sinter Co., Ltd.
  • 1189-11, Nishinohora
  • Akechi-cho
  • Kasugai
  • Aichi
  • 480-0303
  • 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 Earnings2022/03/31

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.