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2021/06/13 08:04 UTC

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Executive Summary

Zoom Corporation develops and sells electronic musical devices. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Solid track record and good value.

Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 6694 is more volatile than 90% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 6694's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of JP stocks.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




JP Consumer Durables


JP Market

1 Year Return




JP Consumer Durables


JP Market

Return vs Industry: 6694 exceeded the JP Consumer Durables industry which returned 37.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 6694 exceeded the JP Market which returned 23% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day4.6%-1.0%0.06%
30 Day7.1%6.6%5.5%
90 Day8.9%-3.2%0.02%
1 Year114.8%107.0%39.4%37.3%25.7%23.0%
3 Year91.5%73.7%38.2%30.3%16.7%8.7%
5 Yearn/a127.2%106.3%72.5%53.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 6694 (¥3305) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥4397.41)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 6694 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 6694 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the JP Consumer Durables industry average (11x).

PE vs Market: 6694 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the JP market (16.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 6694's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 6694 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the JP Consumer Durables industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 Zoom 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 Zoom performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 6694 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 6694's current net profit margins (8%) are higher than last year (0.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 6694's earnings have grown by 19.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 6694's earnings growth over the past year (4747.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (19.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 6694 earnings growth over the past year (4747.4%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry 19.2%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 6694's Return on Equity (19%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Zoom's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 6694's short term assets (¥7.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥4.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: 6694's short term assets (¥7.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥1.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 6694's debt to equity ratio (67.2%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 6694's debt to equity ratio has increased from 8.2% to 67.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 6694's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (29.4%).

Interest Coverage: 6694's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (37.3x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Zoom current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 6694's dividend (2.03%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.32%).

High Dividend: 6694's dividend (2.03%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (2.99%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 6694 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: 6694's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15%), 6694's dividend payments are thoroughly 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.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Masahiro Iijima (65 yo)



Mr. Masahiro Iijima has been the Chief Executive Officer at Zoom Corporation since May 2008. Mr. Iijima served as Head of Design, Engineering Department at Zoom Corporation since April 1985 and its Head of...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 6694's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).


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

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

Key Information

  • Name: Zoom Corporation
  • Ticker: 6694
  • Exchange: JASDAQ
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Consumer Electronics
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: JP¥6.934b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.10m
  • Website: https://www.zoom.co.jp

Number of Employees


  • Zoom Corporation
  • 4-4-3 Kanda-surugadai
  • Chiyoda-ku
  • Tokyo
  • 101-0062
  • Japan



Zoom Corporation develops and sells electronic musical devices. It offers handy, field, podcast, video, and mobile audio recorders; audio interfaces; digital mixer/multi-track recorders; multi effects; dig...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/06/13 08:04
End of Day Share Price2021/06/11 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.