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4849

en-japan TSE:4849 Stock Report

Last Price

JP¥2.08k

Market Cap

JP¥93.6b

7D

0.1%

1Y

-43.8%

Updated

07 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
4849 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends5/6

4849 Stock Overview

en-japan inc. provides online recruitment, recruiting and staffing, employee training, and HR consulting and aptitude test services in Japan and internationally.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for en-japan
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥2,083.00
52 Week HighJP¥4,820.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,590.00
Beta2.04
1 Month Change7.21%
3 Month Change-32.26%
1 Year Change-43.78%
3 Year Change-46.18%
5 Year Change-43.78%
Change since IPO777.05%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

4849JP Professional ServicesJP Market
7D0.1%3.1%0.5%
1Y-43.8%-11.1%-0.09%

Return vs Industry: 4849 underperformed the JP Professional Services industry which returned -11.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 4849 underperformed the JP Market which returned -0.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 4849's price volatile compared to industry and market?
4849 volatility
4849 Average Weekly Movement8.5%
Professional Services Industry Average Movement6.0%
Market Average Movement3.9%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market8.1%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.1%

Stable Share Price: 4849 is more volatile than 90% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 4849's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of JP stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20002,928Takatsugu Suzukihttps://corp.en-japan.com

en-japan inc. provides online recruitment, recruiting and staffing, employee training, and HR consulting and aptitude test services in Japan and internationally. The company operates job information sites, including en TENSHOKU for various recruitment and career change support services; en TENSHOKU WOMAN, a career-change support services for women; AMBI, a career change site designed for young people; MIDDLE NO TENSHOKU, a recruitment website; en HAKEN, a job-search site for temporary employment; en BAITO, a recruitment website for part-time and casual job information; en WOMEN WORK, a recruitment site for women professionals; and ONNA NO KYUJIN MART, a centralized recruitment site for female professionals. It also provides recruiting services, such as en AGENTS that offers professional and specialized support services; en Lighthouse, a word-of-mouth site; CAREER HACK, a career information site for professionals in web and IT industries; and SMART GYOKAI MAP, an industry research site that explains various companies and trends in specific industries.

en-japan Fundamentals Summary

How do en-japan's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
4849 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥93.57b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥6.63b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥54.54b

14.1x

P/E Ratio

1.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
4849 income statement (TTM)
RevenueJP¥54.54b
Cost of RevenueJP¥11.50b
Gross ProfitJP¥43.04b
Other ExpensesJP¥36.42b
EarningsJP¥6.63b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Aug 10, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)147.55
Gross Margin78.91%
Net Profit Margin12.15%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did 4849 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

3.4%

Current Dividend Yield

25%

Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is 4849 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

5/6

Valuation Score 5/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 4849?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

4849 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA5x
PEG Ratio0.7x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 4849's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

4849 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 4849 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average25.1x
2124 JAC Recruitment
18.7x16.6%JP¥80.7b
2168 Pasona Group
9.8x8.6%JP¥84.6b
4848 Fullcast Holdings
15.2x11.0%JP¥86.6b
2170 Link and Motivation
56.5x30.0%JP¥65.7b
4849 en-japan
14.1x21.0%JP¥93.6b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 4849 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (14.1x) compared to the peer average (25.1x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 4849's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the JP Professional Services Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 4849 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (14.1x) compared to the JP Professional Services industry average (18.7x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 4849's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

4849 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio14.1x
Fair PE Ratio25x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 4849 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (14.1x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (25x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 4849 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 4849 (¥2083) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥7118.86)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 4849 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but analysts are not within a statistically confident range of agreement.


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Future Growth

How is en-japan forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?

Future Growth Score

4/6

Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


21.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 4849's forecast earnings growth (21% per year) is above the savings rate (0.04%).

Earnings vs Market: 4849's earnings (21% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the JP market (8.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 4849's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 4849's revenue (12.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the JP market (4.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 4849's revenue (12.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 4849's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.6%).


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Past Performance

How has en-japan performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-1.8%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 4849 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 4849's current net profit margins (12.2%) are higher than last year (8.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 4849's earnings have declined by 1.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 4849's earnings growth over the past year (89.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-1.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 4849 earnings growth over the past year (89.3%) exceeded the Professional Services industry 22.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 4849's Return on Equity (16.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is en-japan's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 4849's short term assets (¥42.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥13.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: 4849's short term assets (¥42.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥1.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 4849 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 4849 had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: 4849 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 4849 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is en-japan current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


3.37%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 4849's dividend (3.37%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.63%).

High Dividend: 4849's dividend (3.37%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.62%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 4849's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 4849's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (25.1%), 4849's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (33.2%), 4849's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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Management

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

2.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Takatsugu Suzuki (51 yo)

7.33yrs

Tenure

Mr. Takatsugu Suzuki has been the Representative Executive President of en-japan Inc. since June 2008 and has been its Manager of Mid-Career Hiring Support Business Department since 2012 and Executive Offi...


Board Members

Experienced Board: 4849's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

en-japan inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: en-japan inc.
  • Ticker: 4849
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥93.570b
  • Shares outstanding: 44.92m
  • Website: https://corp.en-japan.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • en-japan inc.
  • Shinjuku I-land Tower
  • 6-5-1 Nishi-Shinjuku
  • Tokyo
  • 163-1335
  • Japan

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/07 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/05 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
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.