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Isuzu Motors TSE:7202 Stock Report

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16 May, 2022


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7202 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6

7202 Stock Overview

Isuzu Motors Limited manufactures and sells commercial vehicles, light commercial vehicles, and diesel engines and components worldwide.

Isuzu Motors Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Isuzu Motors
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥1,517.00
52 Week HighJP¥1,693.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,286.00
1 Month Change1.88%
3 Month Change-4.83%
1 Year Change11.63%
3 Year Change18.19%
5 Year Change8.98%
Change since IPO102.27%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

7202JP AutoJP Market

Return vs Industry: 7202 underperformed the JP Auto industry which returned 13.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 7202 exceeded the JP Market which returned -2.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 7202's price volatile compared to industry and market?
7202 volatility
7202 Average Weekly Movement6.3%
Auto Industry Average Movement6.1%
Market Average Movement4.6%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market9.1%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: 7202 is more volatile than 75% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 7202's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of JP stocks.

About the Company

191636,224Masanori Katayama

Isuzu Motors Limited manufactures and sells commercial vehicles, light commercial vehicles, and diesel engines and components worldwide. Its products include heavy and medium duty trucks and buses, and light-duty trucks; passenger pickup vehicles, pickup trucks, tractors, and sport utility vehicles; and marine and industrial engines. The company also offers diesel engines to manufacturers in various fields, including construction machinery, agricultural equipment, power generators, and commercial vessels.

Isuzu Motors Fundamentals Summary

How do Isuzu Motors's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
7202 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥1.18t
Earnings (TTM)JP¥126.19b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥2.51t


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
7202 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥2.07t
Gross ProfitJP¥440.30b
Other ExpensesJP¥314.10b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)162.80
Gross Margin17.51%
Net Profit Margin5.02%
Debt/Equity Ratio36.3%

How did 7202 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • 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: 7202 (¥1517) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥2532.88)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 7202 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 7202's PE Ratio (9.3x) is in line with the JP Auto industry average.

PE vs Market: 7202 is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.3x) compared to the JP market (12.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 7202 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 7202's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the JP Auto industry average.

Future Growth

How is Isuzu Motors forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 7202's forecast earnings growth (7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.02%).

Earnings vs Market: 7202's earnings (7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the JP market (8.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 7202's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 7202's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the JP market (4.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 7202's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 7202's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.6%).

Past Performance

How has Isuzu Motors performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 7202 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 7202's current net profit margins (5%) are higher than last year (2.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 7202's earnings have declined by 4.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 7202's earnings growth over the past year (195.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-4.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 7202 earnings growth over the past year (195.5%) exceeded the Auto industry 26.9%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 7202's Return on Equity (11.2%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Isuzu Motors'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: 7202's short term assets (¥1,490.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥898.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: 7202's short term assets (¥1,490.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥563.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 7202's net debt to equity ratio (10.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 7202's debt to equity ratio has increased from 24.8% to 36.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 7202's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (34%).

Interest Coverage: 7202 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Isuzu Motors's 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: 7202's dividend (4.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.61%).

High Dividend: 7202's dividend (4.35%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.61%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 7202's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 7202's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (40.5%), 7202's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (71.3%), 7202's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Masanori Katayama (67 yo)



Mr. Masanori Katayama has been the President of Isuzu Motors Ltd., since June 26, 2015. Mr. Katayama served as an Executive Vice President of Isuzu Motors Ltd. from April 2014 to June 26, 2015.Mr. Katayam...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 7202's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.1 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 7202's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.9 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 5.1%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Isuzu Motors Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Isuzu Motors Limited
  • Ticker: 7202
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1916
  • Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥1.176t
  • Shares outstanding: 775.14m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Isuzu Motors Limited
  • 6-26-1 Minami-Oi
  • Shinagawa-ku
  • Tokyo
  • 140-8722
  • 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.