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4951

S.T TSE:4951 Stock Report

Last Price

JP¥1.57k

Market Cap

JP¥34.8b

7D

0.2%

1Y

-10.8%

Updated

07 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
4951 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends3/6

4951 Stock Overview

S.T. Corporation manufactures and sells air, cloth, thermal, hand, humidity, and home care products in Japan and internationally.

S.T Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for S.T
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥1,565.00
52 Week HighJP¥1,878.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,412.00
Beta0.12
1 Month Change0.97%
3 Month Change6.90%
1 Year Change-10.83%
3 Year Change1.95%
5 Year Change-39.34%
Change since IPO2.96%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

4951JP Household ProductsJP Market
7D0.2%-1.9%0.5%
1Y-10.8%-9.2%-0.09%

Return vs Industry: 4951 underperformed the JP Household Products industry which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 4951 underperformed the JP Market which returned -0.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 4951's price volatile compared to industry and market?
4951 volatility
4951 Average Weekly Movement2.7%
Household Products Industry Average Movement3.5%
Market Average Movement3.9%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market8.1%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.1%

Stable Share Price: 4951 is less volatile than 75% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 4951's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1948953Takashi Suzukihttps://www.st-c.co.jp

S.T. Corporation manufactures and sells air, cloth, thermal, hand, humidity, and home care products in Japan and internationally. The company primarily offers air fresheners under the Shoshu-Riki and SHALDAN brands; deodorizers under the Dashu-Tan brand; mothproofing agents under the Mushuda and Neopara brands; disposable warmers under the Onpacks and On Style brands; household gloves under the Family and Modelobe brands; dehumidifiers under the Drypet brand; and home care products under the Kome-Touban, Senjo-Riki, and Clear Forest brand names.

S.T Fundamentals Summary

How do S.T's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
4951 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥34.79b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥578.00m
Revenue (TTM)JP¥45.22b

60.2x

P/E Ratio

0.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
4951 income statement (TTM)
RevenueJP¥45.22b
Cost of RevenueJP¥27.75b
Gross ProfitJP¥17.48b
Other ExpensesJP¥16.90b
EarningsJP¥578.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)26.00
Gross Margin38.64%
Net Profit Margin1.28%
Debt/Equity Ratio1.5%

How did 4951 perform over the long term?

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Dividends

2.6%

Current Dividend Yield

146%

Payout Ratio

Does 4951 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 4951 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
S.T dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2022
Dividend Pay DateDec 05 2022
Days until Ex dividend52 days
Days until Dividend pay date119 days

Does 4951 pay a reliable dividends?

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We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is 4951 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 4951?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

4951 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/Revenue0.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6.5x
PEG Ratio1.8x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 4951's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

4951 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 4951 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average22.8x
7818 TRANSACTIONLtd
16.9x14.6%JP¥33.0b
4465 Niitaka
11.2xn/aJP¥13.8b
4985 Earth
38.8x13.3%JP¥115.2b
7956 Pigeon
24.5x7.3%JP¥229.7b
4951 S.T
60.2x33.9%JP¥34.8b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 4951 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (60.2x) compared to the peer average (22.8x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 4951's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Asian Household Products Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 4951 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (60.2x) compared to the JP Household Products industry average (21.6x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 4951'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.

4951 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio60.2x
Fair PE Ratio20.2x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 4951 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (60.2x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (20.2x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 4951 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 4951 (¥1565) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥2015.06)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 4951 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: Insufficient data to show price forecast.


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Future Growth

How is S.T forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

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


33.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 4951's forecast earnings growth (33.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.04%).

Earnings vs Market: 4951's earnings (33.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the JP market (8.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 4951's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 4951's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the JP market (4.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 4951's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 4951's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.3%).


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Past Performance

How has S.T performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

0/6

Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-2.2%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 4951 has a large one-off loss of ¥1.8B impacting its June 30 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 4951's current net profit margins (1.3%) are lower than last year (5.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 4951's earnings have declined by 2.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 4951's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 4951 had negative earnings growth (-78.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Household Products industry average (-4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 4951's Return on Equity (2.2%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is S.T's financial position?

Financial Health Score

5/6

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: 4951's short term assets (¥25.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥10.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: 4951's short term assets (¥25.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥1.8B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 4951 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 4951's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.3% to 1.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 4951's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (560.1%).

Interest Coverage: 4951 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is S.T current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

3/6

Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


2.56%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayAug 07 2022Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2022Dividend Pay DateDec 05 202267 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 52 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 4951's dividend (2.56%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.63%).

High Dividend: 4951's dividend (2.56%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.62%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 4951's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 4951's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (146.1%), 4951's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (97.9%), 4951's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.


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Management

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

4.3yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Takashi Suzuki (87 yo)

no data

Tenure

Mr. Takashi Suzuki has been Executive Officer Group Strategy Manager of ST Chemical Co. Ltd since June 2007. Mr. Suzuki serves as Chief Executive Officer and Representative Executive Officer at S.T. Corpor...


Board Members

Experienced Board: 4951'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

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

S.T. Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: S.T. Corporation
  • Ticker: 4951
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1948
  • Industry: Household Products
  • Sector: Household
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥34.786b
  • Shares outstanding: 22.23m
  • Website: https://www.st-c.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • S.T. Corporation
  • 4-10, Shimo-ochiai, 1-chome
  • Shinjuku-ku
  • Tokyo
  • 161-8540
  • 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
Earnings2022/06/30
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.