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6724

Seiko Epson TSE:6724 Stock Report

Last Price

JP¥2.12k

Market Cap

JP¥734.6b

7D

10.7%

1Y

12.9%

Updated

20 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
6724 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends5/6

6724 Stock Overview

Seiko Epson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, sells, and provides services for products in the printing solutions, visual communications, wearable and industrial products, and other businesses.

Seiko Epson Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Seiko Epson
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceJP¥2,123.00
52 Week HighJP¥2,355.00
52 Week LowJP¥1,586.00
Beta1.41
1 Month Change14.70%
3 Month Change15.82%
1 Year Change12.93%
3 Year Change32.44%
5 Year Change-10.27%
Change since IPO20.97%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

6724JP TechJP Market
7D10.7%-0.07%-0.7%
1Y12.9%2.7%-4.2%

Return vs Industry: 6724 exceeded the JP Tech industry which returned 2.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 6724 exceeded the JP Market which returned -4.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 6724's price volatile compared to industry and market?
6724 volatility
6724 Average Weekly Movement4.7%
Tech Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement4.6%
10% most volatile stocks in JP Market9.2%
10% least volatile stocks in JP Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: 6724 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 6724's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
194279,944Yasunori Ogawahttps://global.epson.com

Seiko Epson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, sells, and provides services for products in the printing solutions, visual communications, wearable and industrial products, and other businesses. It operates through three segments: Printing Solutions, Visual Communications, and Wearable & Industrial Products segments. The Printing Solutions segment offers home and office inkjet printers, serial impact dot matrix printers, page printers, color image scanners, large-format inkjet printers, commercial and industrial inkjet printing systems, printers for use in POS systems, inkjet printheads and related consumables, dry process office papermaking systems, personal computers, and others.

Seiko Epson Fundamentals Summary

How do Seiko Epson's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
6724 fundamental statistics
Market CapJP¥734.60b
Earnings (TTM)JP¥92.29b
Revenue (TTM)JP¥1.13t

8.0x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
6724 income statement (TTM)
RevenueJP¥1.13t
Cost of RevenueJP¥710.46b
Gross ProfitJP¥418.45b
Other ExpensesJP¥326.16b
EarningsJP¥92.29b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)266.71
Gross Margin37.07%
Net Profit Margin8.17%
Debt/Equity Ratio36.5%

How did 6724 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.9%

Current Dividend Yield

23%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

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

Valuation Score

4/6

Valuation Score 4/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


39.5%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 6724 (¥2123) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥3506.75)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 6724 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 6724 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the JP Tech industry average (11.1x).

PE vs Market: 6724 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the JP market (12.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 6724's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 6724's PB Ratio (1.1x) is in line with the JP Tech industry average.


Future Growth

How is Seiko Epson forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?

Future Growth Score

0/6

Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


-3.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 6724's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.6% per year).

Earnings vs Market: 6724's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 6724's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 6724's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the JP market (4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 6724'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: 6724's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.7%).


Past Performance

How has Seiko Epson performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


1.5%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 6724 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 6724's current net profit margins (8.2%) are higher than last year (3.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 6724's earnings have grown by 1.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 6724's earnings growth over the past year (198.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (1.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 6724 earnings growth over the past year (198.5%) exceeded the Tech industry 26.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 6724's Return on Equity (13.9%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Seiko Epson'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: 6724's short term assets (¥834.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥332.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: 6724's short term assets (¥834.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥268.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 6724 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 6724's debt to equity ratio has increased from 29.6% to 36.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 6724's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (45.6%).

Interest Coverage: 6724 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Seiko Epson current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


2.92%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 6724's dividend (2.92%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.65%).

High Dividend: 6724's dividend (2.92%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (3.69%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 6724's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 6724's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (23.2%), 6724's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (32%), 6724's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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Management

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

4.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Yasunori Ogawa (59 yo)

2.08yrs

Tenure

JP¥99,000,000

Compensation

Mr. Yasunori Ogawa has been President and Chief Executive Officer at Seiko Epson Corp., since April 1, 2020. Mr. Ogawa served as Managing Executive Officer at Seiko Epson Corp., since June 26, 2019 until A...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Yasunori's total compensation ($USD777.39K) is below average for companies of similar size in the JP market ($USD1.16M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Yasunori's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 6724's management team is considered experienced (4.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 6724's board of directors are considered experienced (5.9 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

Seiko Epson Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Seiko Epson Corporation
  • Ticker: 6724
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Founded: 1942
  • Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
  • Sector: Tech
  • Implied Market Cap: JP¥734.598b
  • Shares outstanding: 346.02m
  • Website: https://global.epson.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Seiko Epson Corporation
  • 3-3-5 Owa
  • Suwa
  • Nagano
  • 392-8502
  • Japan

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/20 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
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.