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Executive Summary

NPC Incorporated engages in the machinery and environmental businesses. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 6255 is more volatile than 90% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 14% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 6255's weekly volatility (14%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of JP stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

13.0%

6255

8.1%

JP Semiconductor

2.3%

JP Market


1 Year Return

110.4%

6255

52.8%

JP Semiconductor

8.6%

JP Market

Return vs Industry: 6255 exceeded the JP Semiconductor industry which returned 52.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 6255 exceeded the JP Market which returned 8.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

6255IndustryMarket
7 Day13.0%8.1%2.3%
30 Day9.3%15.6%4.7%
90 Day165.1%44.4%14.8%
1 Year112.3%110.4%55.7%52.8%11.3%8.6%
3 Year251.2%242.4%52.7%43.7%8.1%0.5%
5 Year520.5%504.8%316.0%281.8%62.7%44.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is NPC undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

12.4%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 6255 (¥1010) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥1153.02)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 6255 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 6255 is good value based on its PE Ratio (24.5x) compared to the JP Semiconductor industry average (29.2x).

PE vs Market: 6255 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.5x) compared to the JP market (17.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 6255's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 6255 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the JP Semiconductor industry average (2.3x).


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Future Growth

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

17.7%

Forecasted Semiconductors 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 NPC 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.


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Past Performance

How has NPC performed over the past 5 years?

40.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 6255 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 6255's current net profit margins (10.7%) are higher than last year (8.3%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 6255's earnings have grown significantly by 40.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 6255's earnings growth over the past year (74.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (40.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 6255 earnings growth over the past year (74.1%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 8.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 6255's Return on Equity (12.8%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is NPC's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 6255's short term assets (¥5.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥2.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: 6255's short term assets (¥5.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥35.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 6255 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 6255 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 57.1%.

Debt Coverage: 6255 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 6255 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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

0.20%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 6255's dividend (0.2%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.21%).

High Dividend: 6255's dividend (0.2%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (2.96%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 6255 is not paying a notable dividend for the JP market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: 6255 is not paying a notable dividend for the JP market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 6255 is not paying a notable dividend for the JP market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 6255's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the JP market.


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Management

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

6.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Masafumi Ito (58 yo)

9.17yrs

Tenure

Mr. Masafumi Ito has been the President of NPC Incorporated since November 2011 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ito served as Manager and Head of Office Solar Cell-related Division at NPC In...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Masafumi Ito
CEO, President & Representative Director9.17yrsno data7.8%
¥ 1.6b
Toshiyuki Yauchi
Chief of Business Admin Office10.17yrsno data0.31%
¥ 65.6m
Kazuo Hirosawa
Senior Managing Director and Director13.17yrsno data0.93%
¥ 195.2m
Junichi Akita
Manager of General Affairs Department & GM of Administration Division9.17yrsno datano data
Takashi Takimoto
General Manager of General Affairs Departmentno datano datano data

6.8yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 6255's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Masafumi Ito
CEO, President & Representative Director9.17yrsno data7.8%
¥ 1.6b
Toshiyuki Yauchi
Chief of Business Admin Office10.17yrsno data0.31%
¥ 65.6m
Kazuo Hirosawa
Senior Managing Director and Director13.17yrsno data0.93%
¥ 195.2m
Teruaki Kakimoto
External Auditor14.17yrsno datano data
Kenji Terada
Independent External Director6.17yrsno datano data
Hiroyuki Shinbo
External Auditor6.17yrsno datano data
Yasuhisa Sera
Standing Auditor3.08yrsno datano data
Satoshi Hiramachi
Independent Outside Directorno datano datano data

9.2yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 6255's board of directors are considered experienced (9.2 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

NPC Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: NPC Incorporated
  • Ticker: 6255
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1992
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Market Cap: JP¥21.104b
  • Shares outstanding: 21.89m
  • Website: https://www.npcgroup.net

Number of Employees


Location

  • NPC Incorporated
  • Hulic Higashi-ueno 1-chome Building
  • 5th Floor
  • Tokyo
  • 110-0015
  • Japan

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
6255TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesJPJPYJun 2007
59NDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJun 2007

Biography

NPC Incorporated engages in the machinery and environmental businesses. The company researches and develops, and sells various equipment, including photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturing equipment, automat...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/15 08:10
End of Day Share Price2021/01/15 00:00
Earnings2020/11/30
Annual Earnings2020/08/31


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.