KohsokuTSE:7504 Stock Report

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16 Sep, 2021


Company Financials
7504 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6

7504 Overview

Kohsoku Corporation trades in light food packaging materials in Japan.


Trading at 42.4% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings grew by 17.4% over the past year

Pays a reliable dividend of 2.72%

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for 7504 from our risk checks.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Kohsoku
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥1,617.00
52 Week HighJP¥1,388.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,846.00
1 Month Change2.34%
3 Month Change12.45%
1 Year Change-6.86%
3 Year Change22.04%
5 Year Change71.11%
Change since IPO158.27%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

7504JP PackagingJP Market

Return vs Industry: 7504 underperformed the JP Packaging industry which returned 10.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 7504 underperformed the JP Market which returned 25.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 7504's price volatile compared to industry and market?
7504 volatility
7504 Beta0.59
Industry Beta0.62
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: 7504 is less volatile than 75% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 7504's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1966977Yuki Terashihttps://www.kohsoku.com

Kohsoku Corporation trades in light food packaging materials in Japan. It offers food containers, polyminate, paper products, and packaging machinery and equipment. The company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Sendai, Japan.

Kohsoku Fundamentals Summary

How do Kohsoku's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
7504 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥31.23b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥2.62b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥92.24b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
7504 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueJP¥74.91b
Gross ProfitJP¥17.32b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)135.61
Gross Margin18.78%
Net Profit Margin2.84%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did 7504 perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio

Does 7504 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 7504 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Kohsoku dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2021
Dividend Pay DateDec 01 2021
Days until Ex dividend12 days
Days until Dividend pay date75 days

Does 7504 pay a reliable dividends?

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Is Kohsoku 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: 7504 (¥1617) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥2808.54)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 7504 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 7504 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.9x) compared to the JP Packaging industry average (13x).

PE vs Market: 7504 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.9x) compared to the JP market (15.2x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 7504's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 7504 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the JP Packaging industry average (0.5x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Materials 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 Kohsoku 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 Kohsoku performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 7504 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 7504's current net profit margins (2.8%) are higher than last year (2.5%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 7504's earnings have grown by 4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 7504's earnings growth over the past year (17.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 7504 earnings growth over the past year (17.4%) exceeded the Packaging industry 7.8%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 7504's Return on Equity (8.5%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Kohsoku's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 7504's short term assets (¥30.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥18.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: 7504's short term assets (¥30.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥1.6B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 7504 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 7504 currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.

Debt Coverage: 7504 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 7504 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


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


Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodaySep 16 2021Ex Dividend DateSep 29 2021Dividend Pay DateDec 01 202163 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 12 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 7504's dividend (2.72%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.27%).

High Dividend: 7504's dividend (2.72%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (2.96%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 7504's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 7504's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (22.9%), 7504's dividend payments are 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


Yuki Terashi (50 yo)

no data


Mr. Yuki Terashi serves as President of Kohsoku Corporation and served as its Vice President since April 2013. Mr. Terashi served as the President at Nissin Sangyo Co., Ltd. since May 2006, Kohsoku Sealin...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 7504's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.4 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 7504's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 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

Kohsoku Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Kohsoku Corporation
  • Ticker: 7504
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1966
  • Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: JP¥31.228b
  • Shares outstanding: 19.31m
  • Website: https://www.kohsoku.com

Number of Employees


  • Kohsoku Corporation
  • 7-4-20, Ogimachi
  • Miyagino-ku
  • Sendai
  • Miyagi
  • 983-8555
  • Japan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/16 15:27
End of Day Share Price2021/09/16 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.