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Executive Summary

Fanuc Corporation provides factory automation products in Japan, the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with moderate growth potential.


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Share Price & News

How has Fanuc's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 6954's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

3.6%

6954

2.4%

JP Machinery

1.8%

JP Market


1 Year Return

-0.6%

6954

-2.1%

JP Machinery

-3.5%

JP Market

Return vs Industry: 6954 exceeded the JP Machinery industry which returned -2.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 6954 exceeded the JP Market which returned -3.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

6954IndustryMarket
7 Day3.6%2.4%1.8%
30 Day22.3%10.5%4.3%
90 Day-6.9%-10.1%-11.1%
1 Year1.2%-0.6%0.2%-2.1%-1.0%-3.5%
3 Year-8.8%-16.6%-4.4%-10.7%2.6%-4.6%
5 Year-24.7%-34.3%-11.3%-20.8%3.9%-7.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Fanuc's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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

47.57x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 6954 (¥18165) is trading above our estimate of fair value (¥5353.84)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 6954 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 6954 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (47.6x) compared to the Machinery industry average (11.3x).

PE vs Market: 6954 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (47.6x) compared to the JP market (14.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 6954 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.9x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 6954 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the JP Machinery industry average (0.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Fanuc forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 18 analysts?

16.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 6954's forecast earnings growth (16.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.05%).

Earnings vs Market: 6954's earnings (16.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the JP market (11.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 6954's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 6954's revenue (7.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the JP market (3.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 6954's revenue (7.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 6954's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).


Next Steps

  • Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.

Past Performance

How has Fanuc performed over the past 5 years?

-10.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 6954 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 6954's current net profit margins (14.4%) are lower than last year (24.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 6954's earnings have declined by -10% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 6954's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 6954 had negative earnings growth (-52.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Machinery industry average (-19.4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 6954's Return on Equity (5.5%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Fanuc's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 6954's short term assets (¥770.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥101.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: 6954's short term assets (¥770.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥48.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 6954 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 6954 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 6954 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 6954 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Fanuc's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.53%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 6954's dividend (1.53%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.53%).

High Dividend: 6954's dividend (1.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.58%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 6954's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 6954's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (60%), 6954's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

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

3.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Kenji Yamaguchi (51yo)

1.33yrs

Tenure

JP¥623,000,000

Compensation

Mr. Kenji Yamaguchi serves as the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Fanuc Corporation since 2019. Mr. Yamaguchi had been Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of FA Business Division ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Kenji's total compensation ($USD5.79M) is above average for companies of similar size in the JP market ($USD1.88M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Kenji's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kenji Yamaguchi
President1.33yrsJP¥623.00m0.0010% ¥35.8m
Yoshihiro Gonda
CFO, Senior EVP18.92yrsJP¥413.00m0.0010% ¥35.8m
Hiroyuki Uchida
CTO, Senior EVP22.92yrsJP¥413.00m0.00099% ¥34.0m
Hiroshi Noda
Executive Managing Officer16.92yrsJP¥255.00m0.00052% ¥17.9m
Kiyonori Inaba
Executive Managing Officer6.92yrsJP¥255.00m0.00052% ¥17.9m
Seiuemon Inaba
Founder and Honorary Chairmanno datano datano data
Yutaka Saito
Senior EVP & Director1.33yrsno data0.00052% ¥17.9m

3.9yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 6954's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kenji Yamaguchi
President1.33yrsJP¥623.00m0.0010% ¥35.8m
Yoshihiro Gonda
CFO, Senior EVP18.92yrsJP¥413.00m0.0010% ¥35.8m
Hiroyuki Uchida
CTO, Senior EVP22.92yrsJP¥413.00m0.00099% ¥34.0m
Hiroshi Noda
Executive Managing Officer16.92yrsJP¥255.00m0.00052% ¥17.9m
Kiyonori Inaba
Executive Managing Officer6.92yrsJP¥255.00m0.00052% ¥17.9m
Seiuemon Inaba
Founder and Honorary Chairmanno datano datano data
Yutaka Saito
Senior EVP & Director1.33yrsno data0.00052% ¥17.9m
Richard E. Schneider
Director13.92yrsJP¥139.00m0.00026% ¥8.9m
Yoshiharu Inaba
Chairman of the Board3.92yrsJP¥623.00m0.0026% ¥89.7m
Masato Ono
Outside Director7.92yrsno datano data

11.9yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 6954's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.9 years average tenure).


Ownership

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: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Fanuc Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Fanuc Corporation
  • Ticker: 6954
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1950
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: JP¥3.438t
  • Shares outstanding: 191.83m
  • Website: https://www.fanuc.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • Fanuc Corporation
  • Oshino-mura
  • Yamanashi
  • 401-0597
  • Japan

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FANU.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1992
6954TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockJPJPYJan 1992
FUCDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1992
FANU NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon StockMXMXNJan 1992
FANU.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSP ADR EACH REP 0.10 ORDUSUSDOct 2008
FUCADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)UNSP ADR EACH REP 0.10 ORDDEEUROct 2008
0TIVLSE (London Stock Exchange)UNSP ADR EACH REP 0.10 ORDGBUSDOct 2008

Biography

Fanuc Corporation provides factory automation products in Japan, the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. The company offers CNC series products, servo motors, lasers, robots, compact machining centers, electric injection molding machines, wire-cut electric discharge machines, and ultra-precision machines. It also provides FANUC Intelligent Edge Link and Drive system, an open platform for the manufacturing industry. The company was incorporated in 1950 and is headquartered in Yamanashi, Japan. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/25 15:28
End of Day Share Price2020/05/25 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.