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24 Sep, 2021


Company Financials
1734 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health6/6

1734 Overview

KITA KOUDENSHA Corporation engages in indoor wiring and power-related construction businesses in Japan.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for KITA KOUDENSHA
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥3,370.00
52 Week HighJP¥3,355.00
52 Week LowJP¥4,450.00
1 Month Change-4.13%
3 Month Change-5.87%
1 Year Change-11.32%
3 Year Change-14.90%
5 Year Change-4.80%
Change since IPO12.33%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

1734JP ConstructionJP Market

Return vs Industry: 1734 underperformed the JP Construction industry which returned 9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 1734 underperformed the JP Market which returned 23.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 1734's price volatile compared to industry and market?
1734 volatility
1734 Beta0.41
Industry Beta0.71
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: 1734 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 1734's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1910217Tomoaki Wakita

KITA KOUDENSHA Corporation engages in indoor wiring and power-related construction businesses in Japan. It undertakes electric construction work, pipe work, air conditioning control equipment installation work, steel structure construction, machinery equipment installation work, telecommunication construction, fire facility construction, water facility construction, civil engineering work, and construction work, as well as provides related planning, design, maintenance, maintenance, management, and consulting services. The company is also involved in the construction of overhead power and underground transmission lines, underground distribution and communication lines, substation electrical equipment, air conditioning automatic control systems for buildings, and optical communication cable.

KITA KOUDENSHA Fundamentals Summary

How do KITA KOUDENSHA's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
1734 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥2.15b
Earnings (TTM)-JP¥2.13b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥11.95b


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
1734 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥10.71b
Gross ProfitJP¥1.25b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-3.36k
Gross Margin10.42%
Net Profit Margin-17.79%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did 1734 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


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


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 1734 (¥3370) is trading above our estimate of fair value (¥1327.14)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 1734 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 1734 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the JP Construction industry average.

PE vs Market: 1734 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the JP market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1734's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 1734 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the JP Construction industry average (0.7x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Capital Goods 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 KITA KOUDENSHA 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 KITA KOUDENSHA performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 1734 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 1734 is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 1734 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 29.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 1734's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 1734 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (0.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 1734 has a negative Return on Equity (-49.99%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is KITA KOUDENSHA's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 1734's short term assets (¥7.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥4.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: 1734's short term assets (¥7.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥693.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 1734 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 1734 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 1734 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 1734 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is KITA KOUDENSHA current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 1734's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 1734's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 1734's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 1734's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 1734 is not paying a notable dividend for the JP market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 1734's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the JP market.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Tomoaki Wakita (62 yo)

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Mr. Tomoaki Wakita serves as the President and Representative Director at Kitakoudensha Corp. Mr. Wakita served as a Manager, Electricity Department, Kansai Regional Office at Mitsubishi Electric Corporati...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 1734's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 1734's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.7 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

KITA KOUDENSHA Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: KITA KOUDENSHA Corporation
  • Ticker: 1734
  • Exchange: SPSE
  • Founded: 1910
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: JP¥2.149b
  • Shares outstanding: 632.19k
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • KITA KOUDENSHA Corporation
  • 23-2-10 Nishi Kita-Juichijo
  • Chuo
  • Sapporo
  • Hokkaido
  • 060-0011
  • Japan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/24 15:32
End of Day Share Price2021/09/24 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.