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4452

Kao TSE:4452 Stock Report

Last Price

JP¥5.77k

Market Cap

JP¥2.7t

7D

0.6%

1Y

-14.4%

Updated

08 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
4452 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

4452 Stock Overview

Kao Corporation develops and sells cosmetic, skin/hair care, human health care, fabric and home care, and chemical products.

Kao Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Kao
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥5,769.00
52 Week HighJP¥6,970.00
52 Week LowJP¥4,663.00
Beta0.14
1 Month Change1.07%
3 Month Change10.24%
1 Year Change-14.36%
3 Year Change-25.78%
5 Year Change-15.22%
Change since IPO415.93%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

4452JP Personal ProductsJP Market
7D0.6%1.2%0.5%
1Y-14.4%-18.1%-0.09%

Return vs Industry: 4452 exceeded the JP Personal Products industry which returned -18.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 4452 underperformed the JP Market which returned -0.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 4452's price volatile compared to industry and market?
4452 volatility
4452 Average Weekly Movement3.9%
Personal Products Industry Average Movement4.4%
Market Average Movement3.9%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market8.1%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.1%

Stable Share Price: 4452 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 4452's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
188733,507Yoshihiro Hasebehttps://www.kao.com/jp/

Kao Corporation develops and sells cosmetic, skin/hair care, human health care, fabric and home care, and chemical products. It operates through five segments: Hygiene and Living Care Business, Health and Beauty Care Business, Life Care Business, Cosmetics Business, and Chemical Business. The Hygiene and Living Care Business segment offers laundry detergents; fabric treatments; kitchen, paper, and house cleaning products; sanitary napkins; and baby diapers.

Kao Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do Kao's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
4452 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥2.70t
Earnings (TTM)JP¥95.99b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥1.48t

28.1x

P/E Ratio

1.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
4452 income statement (TTM)
RevenueJP¥1.48t
Cost of RevenueJP¥915.56b
Gross ProfitJP¥561.93b
Other ExpensesJP¥465.94b
EarningsJP¥95.99b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)205.36
Gross Margin38.03%
Net Profit Margin6.50%
Debt/Equity Ratio12.2%

How did 4452 perform over the long term?

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Dividends

2.6%

Current Dividend Yield

72%

Payout Ratio

Does 4452 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 4452 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Kao dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 29 2022
Dividend Pay DateMar 28 2023
Days until Ex dividend142 days
Days until Dividend pay date231 days

Does 4452 pay a reliable dividends?

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