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JICHODOLtd TSE:3597 Stock Report

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23 Jun, 2022


Company Financials
3597 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6

3597 Stock Overview

JICHODO Co.,Ltd. manufactures and sells uniforms in Japan and internationally.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for JICHODOLtd
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥6,700.00
52 Week HighJP¥7,840.00
52 Week LowJP¥6,320.00
1 Month Change-7.33%
3 Month Change-2.48%
1 Year Change-12.42%
3 Year Change-6.29%
5 Year Change-8.97%
Change since IPO-15.90%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

3597JP LuxuryJP Market

Return vs Industry: 3597 underperformed the JP Luxury industry which returned -2.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 3597 underperformed the JP Market which returned -6.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 3597's price volatile compared to industry and market?
3597 volatility
3597 Average Weekly Movement2.4%
Luxury Industry Average Movement3.7%
Market Average Movement4.2%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market8.5%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.3%

Stable Share Price: 3597 is less volatile than 75% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 3597's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1924231Masanobu Idehara

JICHODO Co.,Ltd. manufactures and sells uniforms in Japan and internationally. It provides men’s casuals, medical white coats, and safety shoes.

JICHODOLtd Fundamentals Summary

How do JICHODOLtd's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
3597 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥19.49b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥1.95b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥17.29b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
3597 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥11.75b
Gross ProfitJP¥5.54b
Other ExpensesJP¥3.59b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)677.81
Gross Margin32.05%
Net Profit Margin11.30%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.09%

How did 3597 perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio

Does 3597 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 3597 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
JICHODOLtd dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJun 29 2022
Dividend Pay DateSep 30 2022
Days until Ex dividend5 days
Days until Dividend pay date98 days

Does 3597 pay a reliable dividends?

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We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 3597 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 3597?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

3597 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/Revenue0.7x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA4.6x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 3597's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

3597 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 3597 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average26.6x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 3597 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.9x) compared to the peer average (26.6x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 3597's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Japanese Luxury Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 3597 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.9x) compared to the JP Luxury industry average (16.4x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 3597'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.

3597 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio9.9x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 3597's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 3597 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 3597 (¥6700) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥35011.35)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 3597 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 3597's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

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Future Growth

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

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 JICHODOLtd 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.

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  • Examine whether JICHODOLtd is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.

Past Performance

How has JICHODOLtd 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: 3597 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 3597's current net profit margins (11.3%) are higher than last year (7.9%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 3597's earnings have declined by 11.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 3597's earnings growth over the past year (37.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (-11.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 3597 earnings growth over the past year (37.2%) exceeded the Luxury industry 31.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 3597's Return on Equity (5.8%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is JICHODOLtd'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: 3597's short term assets (¥26.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥2.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: 3597's short term assets (¥26.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥1.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 3597 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if 3597's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 3597's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (15943.3%).

Interest Coverage: 3597 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is JICHODOLtd 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

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayJun 23 2022Ex Dividend DateJun 29 2022Dividend Pay DateSep 30 202293 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 5 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 3597's dividend (4.48%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.7%).

High Dividend: 3597's dividend (4.48%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.76%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 3597's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 3597's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (44.2%), 3597's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (23.5%), 3597's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Masanobu Idehara (54 yo)



Mr. Masanobu Idehara has been President at Jichodo Co., Ltd. since September 2014 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Idehara has been General Manager of Product Division at Jichodo Co.,

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 3597's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.9 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 3597's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.8 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

JICHODO Co.,Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: JICHODO Co.,Ltd.
  • Ticker: 3597
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1924
  • Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥19.488b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.88m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • JICHODO Co.,Ltd.
  • 16-2 Oaza Tode
  • Shinichi-cho
  • Fukuyama
  • Hiroshima
  • 729-3193
  • Japan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/06/30

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.