Hakuto Co., Ltd. distributes electronic products in Japan and internationally. More Details
Undervalued with proven track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Hakuto's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 7433 is more volatile than 90% of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 7433's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of JP stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 7433 exceeded the JP Electronic industry which returned 35.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 7433 exceeded the JP Market which returned 31.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hakuto's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Hakuto 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: 7433 (¥1544) is trading below our estimate of fair value (¥9431.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 7433 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 7433 is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.4x) compared to the JP Electronic industry average (16.2x).
PE vs Market: 7433 is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.4x) compared to the JP market (17.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 7433's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 7433 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the JP Electronic industry average (1x).
How is Hakuto forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Tech 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 Hakuto 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.
How has Hakuto performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 7433 has a large one-off gain of ¥794.0M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: 7433's current net profit margins (1.9%) are higher than last year (0.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 7433's earnings have grown by 0.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 7433's earnings growth over the past year (112.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (0.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 7433 earnings growth over the past year (112.9%) exceeded the Electronic industry 1.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 7433's Return on Equity (5.3%) is considered low.
How is Hakuto's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 7433's short term assets (¥100.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥43.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: 7433's short term assets (¥100.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥14.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 7433's debt to equity ratio (50.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 7433's debt to equity ratio has increased from 9.4% to 50.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 7433's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25.5%).
Interest Coverage: 7433's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (73.2x coverage).
What is Hakuto current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 7433's dividend (3.89%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.24%).
High Dividend: 7433's dividend (3.89%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (2.83%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 7433's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 7433's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.6%), 7433'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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ryoji Abe (63 yo)
Mr. Ryoji Abe serves as President & Representative Director at Hakuto Co., Ltd. since 2020 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer since 2021. He served as General Manager of 2Nd Electronics Device Divis...
Experienced Management: 7433's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: 7433'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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hakuto Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hakuto Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 7433
- Exchange: TSE
- Founded: 1953
- Industry: Technology Distributors
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: JP¥32.221b
- Shares outstanding: 20.59m
- Website: https://www.hakuto.co.jp
Number of Employees
- Hakuto Co., Ltd.
- 1-13, Shinjuku 1-chome
Hakuto Co., Ltd. distributes electronic products in Japan and internationally. It provides semiconductor devices; and electronic components comprising photovoltaic panels, connectors, optical measurement a...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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