Tobu Railway Co., Ltd. operates a private rail system in the Kanto region. More Details
Reasonable growth potential second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Tobu Railway's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 9001 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of JP stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 9001's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 9001 underperformed the JP Transportation industry which returned -2.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 9001 underperformed the JP Market which returned 39.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Tobu Railway's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Tobu Railway undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 9001 (¥2925) is trading above our estimate of fair value (¥860.42)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 9001 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 9001 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the JP Transportation industry average.
PE vs Market: 9001 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the JP market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 9001's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 9001 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the JP Transportation industry average (0.9x).
How is Tobu Railway forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 9001 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0%).
Earnings vs Market: 9001 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: 9001's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 9001's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the JP market (5.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 9001's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 9001's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7%).
How has Tobu Railway performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 9001 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 9001 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 9001 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 16.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 9001's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 9001 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Transportation industry (-11.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 9001 has a negative Return on Equity (-4.04%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Tobu Railway's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 9001's short term assets (¥130.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities (¥365.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: 9001's short term assets (¥130.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities (¥825.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 9001's debt to equity ratio (183.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 9001's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 192.5% to 183.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 9001's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (3.4%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 9001's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Tobu Railway current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 9001's dividend (1.37%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (1.2%).
High Dividend: 9001's dividend (1.37%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the JP market (2.78%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 9001's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 9001's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 9001 is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
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
Yoshizumi Nezu (69 yo)
Mr. Yoshizumi Nezu has been the President of Tobu Railway Co., Ltd. since June 1999. Mr. Nezu joined Tobu Railway Co., Ltd in April 1974 and served as its Managing Director since April 1991; Senior Managin...
Experienced Management: 9001's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 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.
Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 9001
- Exchange: TSE
- Founded: 1896
- Industry: Railroads
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: JP¥610.220b
- Shares outstanding: 208.62m
- Website: https://www.tobu.co.jp
Number of Employees
- Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.
- 18-12 Oshiage 2-chome
Tobu Railway Co., Ltd. operates a private rail system in the Kanto region. The company’s transportation business consists of fixed-route and long distance bus services, taxi services, freight trucking, and...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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