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2021/06/22 08:11 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

Artnature Inc. manufactures and sells hair products for men and women in Japan. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and good value.

Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 7823 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 7823's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




JP Personal Products


JP Market

1 Year Return




JP Personal Products


JP Market

Return vs Industry: 7823 exceeded the JP Personal Products industry which returned -1.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 7823 underperformed the JP Market which returned 18.5% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day6.1%-4.7%-3.7%
30 Day4.4%-0.9%-0.07%
90 Day-3.2%-0.6%-1.4%
1 Year18.5%13.9%-0.6%-1.8%21.1%18.5%
3 Year15.5%2.2%-16.9%-20.0%17.7%9.7%
5 Year6.8%-12.8%76.3%65.5%71.6%53.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

Simply Wall St News

No news available


Is Artnature 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: 7823 (¥672) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥1852.46)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 7823 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 7823 is good value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the JP Personal Products industry average (35.2x).

PE vs Market: 7823 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the JP market (15.9x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 7823's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 7823 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the JP Personal Products industry average (2.9x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Household 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 Artnature 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 Artnature performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 7823 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 7823's current net profit margins (2.3%) are lower than last year (3.9%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 7823's earnings have declined by 11.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 7823's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 7823 had negative earnings growth (-45.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Personal Products industry average (-17.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 7823's Return on Equity (3.3%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Artnature's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 7823's short term assets (¥26.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥12.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: 7823's short term assets (¥26.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥7.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 7823 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 7823 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 6.8%.

Debt Coverage: 7823 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 7823 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


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


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 7823's dividend (4.17%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.34%).

High Dividend: 7823's dividend (4.17%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.06%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 7823's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 7823's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (107.8%), 7823's dividend payments are not well 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


Yoshikata Igarashi (79 yo)





Mr. Yoshitake Igarashi has been the President at Artnature, Inc. since July 2007. Mr. Igarashi joined Artnature, Inc. in June 1967. He established Artnature Kansai, Inc. and served as its President since O...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Yoshikata's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the JP market.

Compensation vs Earnings: Yoshikata's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 7823's management team is seasoned and experienced (13.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 7823's board of directors are considered experienced (9 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

Artnature Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Artnature Inc.
  • Ticker: 7823
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1965
  • Industry: Personal Products
  • Sector: Household
  • Market Cap: JP¥21.568b
  • Shares outstanding: 32.10m
  • Website: https://www.artnature.co.jp

Number of Employees


  • Artnature Inc.
  • 3-40-7 Yoyogi
  • Shibuya-ku
  • Tokyo
  • 151-0053
  • Japan



Artnature Inc. manufactures and sells hair products for men and women in Japan. It also provides hair care products and wigs, as well as hair growth services. As of December 31, 2019, the company operated ...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/06/22 08:11
End of Day Share Price2021/06/22 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.