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7476

AS ONE TSE:7476 Stock Report

Last Price

JP¥5.65k

Market Cap

JP¥218.0b

7D

-5.8%

1Y

-34.1%

Updated

26 Sep, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
7476 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

7476 Stock Overview

AS ONE Corporation engages in the sale of research instruments and equipment, nursing and care products, and other scientific instruments in Japan and internationally.

AS ONE Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for AS ONE
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥5,650.00
52 Week HighJP¥8,710.00
52 Week LowJP¥5,320.00
Beta0.53
1 Month Change-15.04%
3 Month Change-1.57%
1 Year Change-34.15%
3 Year Change26.26%
5 Year Change84.34%
Change since IPO873.14%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

7476JP HealthcareJP Market
7D-5.8%-2.0%-1.1%
1Y-34.1%-13.4%-9.1%

Return vs Industry: 7476 underperformed the JP Healthcare industry which returned -13.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 7476 underperformed the JP Market which returned -9.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 7476's price volatile compared to industry and market?
7476 volatility
7476 Average Weekly Movement4.4%
Healthcare Industry Average Movement3.4%
Market Average Movement3.5%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market7.4%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market1.8%

Stable Share Price: 7476 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 7476's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1933648Takuji Iuchihttps://www.as-1.co.jp

AS ONE Corporation engages in the sale of research instruments and equipment, nursing and care products, and other scientific instruments in Japan and internationally. It offers scientific instruments comprising temperature/humidity control and measuring/surveying instruments, as well as universal products used for cooling, heating, mixing, absorption, pressurization, and conveyance; microscopes, glass slides, and tissue culture products for biotechnology; magnifying glasses indispensable for precision work, plus filters, and dispensing devices required for analysis technology; equipment indispensable for research facilities, such as experimental platforms, fume hoods, and pharmaceutical depositories, as well as storage equipment, wagons, laboratory chairs, and conveyance equipment; containers required for storage or preservation of samples, reagents, materials, and others; glass or plastic beakers, flask indispensables, hoses, tubes, and joints; tapes and labels; and timers, packaging machines, tools, office supplies, and other equipment for laboratories. The company also provides industrial instruments, such as dehumidifying storage products; equipment for organization, conveyance, etc.; equipment for sterilization/disinfecting and cleaning, including ultrasonic cleaners for washing/drying, detergents, and drying tools; glasses, masks, and gloves; and tools and containers used in clean rooms, as well as dust-proof and anti-static products comprising clean room clothes and mats indispensable.

AS ONE Fundamentals Summary

How do AS ONE's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
7476 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥217.98b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥7.31b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥87.36b

28.8x

P/E Ratio

2.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
7476 income statement (TTM)
RevenueJP¥87.36b
Cost of RevenueJP¥61.54b
Gross ProfitJP¥25.82b
Other ExpensesJP¥18.51b
EarningsJP¥7.31b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Oct 31, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)195.92
Gross Margin29.56%
Net Profit Margin8.37%
Debt/Equity Ratio4.2%

How did 7476 perform over the long term?

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Dividends

1.7%

Current Dividend Yield

50%

Payout Ratio

Does 7476 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 7476 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
AS ONE dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2022
Dividend Pay DateDec 02 2022
Days until Ex dividend3 days
Days until Dividend pay date67 days

Does 7476 pay a reliable dividends?

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We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is 7476 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • 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 7476?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

7476 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/Revenue2.3x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA18x
PEG Ratio3.1x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 7476's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

7476 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 7476 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average14.4x
3360 Ship Healthcare Holdings
20.3x8.5%JP¥247.6b
9987 Suzuken
16.4x8.3%JP¥287.6b
2784 Alfresa Holdings
10.9x0.8%JP¥339.4b
8129 Toho Holdings
9.8x1.4%JP¥134.2b
7476 AS ONE
28.8x9.3%JP¥218.0b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 7476 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (28.8x) compared to the peer average (14.4x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 7476's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the JP Healthcare Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 7476 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (28.8x) compared to the JP Healthcare industry average (11.9x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 7476'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.

7476 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio28.8x
Fair PE Ratio21.7x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 7476 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (28.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (21.7x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 7476 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 7476 (¥5650) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥6250.06)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 7476 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


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 and analysts are within a statistically confident range of agreement.


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Future Growth

How is AS ONE forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


9.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 7476's forecast earnings growth (9.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.04%).

Earnings vs Market: 7476's earnings (9.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the JP market (8.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 7476's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 7476's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the JP market (4.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 7476's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 7476's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.8%).


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Past Performance

How has AS ONE performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


9.7%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 7476 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 7476's current net profit margins (8.4%) are higher than last year (7.5%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 7476's earnings have grown by 9.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 7476's earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 7476 earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) exceeded the Healthcare industry 12%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 7476's Return on Equity (11.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is AS ONE'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: 7476's short term assets (¥57.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥22.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: 7476's short term assets (¥57.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥3.5B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 7476 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 7476's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 6.4% to 4.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 7476's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (327.4%).

Interest Coverage: 7476 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is AS ONE current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


1.68%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodaySep 26 2022Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2022Dividend Pay DateDec 02 202264 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 3 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 7476's dividend (1.68%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.65%).

High Dividend: 7476's dividend (1.68%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.67%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 7476's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 7476's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.6%), 7476's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (46.1%), 7476'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?

5.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Takuji Iuchi (54 yo)

13.25yrs

Tenure

JP¥107,000,000

Compensation

Mr. Takuji Iuchi has been the President of AS One Corp. since June 2009 and Representative Director since June 2005. Mr. Iuchi has been the President of AS One (Shanghai) Corporation since April 2007. Mr....


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 7476's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 7476's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 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

What is the ownership structure of 7476?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Hedge Funds1,991,6945.3%
Individual Insiders7,932,37621.3%
General Public13,187,01935.3%
Institutions14,214,94538.1%

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


Top Shareholders

Top 25 shareholders own 61.64% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
15.99%
Hideo Iuchi
5,969,384¥33.7b0%no data
5.34%
Kabouter Management, LLC
1,991,694¥11.3b0%4.84%
4.96%
Resona Bank Ltd., Asset Management Arm
1,852,850¥10.5b0%1.84%
3.84%
First Eagle Investment Management, LLC
1,433,240¥8.1b-0.97%0.1%
3.37%
Invesco Ltd.
1,256,426¥7.1b3.34%0.02%
3.12%
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., Asset Management Arm
1,165,900¥6.6b-13.49%0.2%
2.74%
J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Inc.
1,021,200¥5.8b0%0.01%
2.6%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.
971,900¥5.5b-0.45%0.02%
2.57%
Ikue Iuchi
959,886¥5.4b0%no data
2.29%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
853,666¥4.8b0.78%no data
2.07%
Yuki Ikejiri
772,806¥4.4b0%no data
2.05%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.
764,000¥4.3b-3.01%0.04%
1.28%
BlackRock, Inc.
476,100¥2.7b-0.67%no data
1.19%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.
443,000¥2.5b0.2%0.02%
1.18%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.
441,100¥2.5b-1.08%0.01%
1.15%
Norges Bank Investment Management
427,799¥2.4b0%no data
1.11%
Resona Asset Management Co., Ltd.
415,400¥2.3b0%0.8%
0.98%
Massachusetts Financial Services Company
366,600¥2.1b0%no data
0.96%
abrdn plc
358,300¥2.0b0.82%0.01%
0.8%
Royce & Associates, LP
299,600¥1.7b-10.38%0.11%
0.54%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLC
202,500¥1.1b-1.32%0.01%
0.49%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.
181,200¥1.0b0.67%0.01%
0.4%
Takuji Iuchi
148,000¥836.2m1.93%no data
0.34%
First Sentier Investors (Australia) IM Ltd
127,800¥722.1m0%0.01%
0.29%
Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company, Limited
108,100¥610.8m-0.18%0.02%

Company Information

AS ONE Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: AS ONE Corporation
  • Ticker: 7476
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1933
  • Industry: Health Care Distributors
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥217.984b
  • Shares outstanding: 37.33m
  • Website: https://www.as-1.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • AS ONE Corporation
  • 2-1-27, Edobori
  • Nishi-ku
  • Osaka
  • 550-8527
  • Japan


Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
IUSD.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDNov 1995
7476TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockJPJPYNov 1995

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/09/26 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/26 00:00
Earnings2022/06/30
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.