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Executive Summary

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. develops, manufactures, and distributes motorcycles, automobiles, power products, and other products in japan, North America, Europe, Asia, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Undervalued with adequate balance sheet and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: HMC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.5%

HMC

8.5%

US Auto

3.9%

US Market


1 Year Return

-7.8%

HMC

210.7%

US Auto

18.5%

US Market

Return vs Industry: HMC underperformed the US Auto industry which returned 195.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HMC underperformed the US Market which returned 17.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

HMCIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.5%8.5%3.9%
30 Day-7.3%-7.9%-4.3%
90 Day-8.2%55.8%8.1%
1 Year-6.0%-7.8%215.7%210.7%21.2%18.5%
3 Year-15.0%-21.1%156.3%138.5%38.2%29.0%
5 Year-17.1%-26.5%250.4%197.2%84.3%63.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: HMC ($23.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($62.96)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: HMC is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.3x) compared to the US Auto industry average (46.9x).

PE vs Market: HMC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.3x) compared to the US market (17.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: HMC is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: HMC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the US Auto industry average (2.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Honda Motor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?

30.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: HMC's forecast earnings growth (30.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: HMC's earnings (30.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (22.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: HMC's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HMC's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: HMC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.7%).


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Past Performance

How has Honda Motor performed over the past 5 years?

3.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HMC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: HMC's current net profit margins (1.6%) are lower than last year (3.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HMC's earnings have grown by 3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: HMC's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: HMC had negative earnings growth (-62.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto industry average (-46.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: HMC's Return on Equity (3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Honda Motor's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HMC's short term assets (¥7,065.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥5,550.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: HMC's short term assets (¥7,065.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥6,424.5B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HMC's debt to equity ratio (89.9%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: HMC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 90.2% to 89.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HMC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9.7%).

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


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Honda Motor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.78%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HMC's dividend (1.78%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.72%).

High Dividend: HMC's dividend (1.78%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.89%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (81.8%), HMC's payments are 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.


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Management

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

5.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Takahiro Hachigo (61 yo)

5.25yrs

Tenure

JP¥173,000,000

Compensation

Mr. Takahiro Hachigo has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. since June 2015. Mr. Hachigo has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., holdin ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Takahiro's total compensation ($USD1.64M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.35M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Takahiro's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Toshiaki Mikoshiba
Chairman and Director in Charge of Government & Industry Relations1.42yrsJP¥138.00m0.0025%
¥ 1.0m
Takahiro Hachigo
CEO, President & Representative Director5.25yrsJP¥173.00m0.0022%
¥ 891.2k
Seiji Kuraishi
Exec. VP4.25yrsJP¥112.00m0.0022%
¥ 891.2k
Kohei Takeuchi
CFO, Sr. MD7.25yrsno data0.0016%
¥ 631.9k
Takanobu Ito
Advisor and Director20.25yrsJP¥139.00m0.0029%
¥ 1.2m
Michimasa Fujino
Managing Officerno datano datano data
Mitsugu Matsukawa
Managing Officerno datano datano data
Shinji Aoyama
Managing Officer & Chief Officer for Regional Operations of North America1.42yrsno datano data
Noriya Kaihara
Managing Officer & Head of Business Supervisory Unit of Automobile Operations7.42yrsno datano data
Toshihiro Mibe
Senior MD & Director0.25yrno data0.0011%
¥ 445.6k
Noriaki Abe
Managing Officer & Chief Officer for Motorcycle Operations6.42yrsno datano data
Yasuhide Mizuno
Managing Officer & Chief Officer of Automobile Operations6.42yrsno datano data

5.3yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: HMC's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Toshiaki Mikoshiba
Chairman and Director in Charge of Government & Industry Relations1.42yrsJP¥138.00m0.0025%
¥ 1.0m
Takahiro Hachigo
CEO, President & Representative Director5.25yrsJP¥173.00m0.0022%
¥ 891.2k
Seiji Kuraishi
Exec. VP4.25yrsJP¥112.00m0.0022%
¥ 891.2k
Kohei Takeuchi
CFO, Sr. MD7.25yrsno data0.0016%
¥ 631.9k
Takanobu Ito
Advisor and Director20.25yrsJP¥139.00m0.0029%
¥ 1.2m
Toshihiro Mibe
Senior MD & Director0.25yrno data0.0011%
¥ 445.6k
Takashi Nagai
President of Honda Logistics Inc. - Japan and Director of Honda Logistics Inc. - Japan8.42yrsno datano data
Masahiro Yoshida
Director3.25yrsno data0.0026%
¥ 1.1m
Mayumi Tamura
Independent Outside Director3.25yrsno data0.00012%
¥ 48.6k
Hideo Takaura
Independent Outside Director3.25yrsno data0.00012%
¥ 48.6k
Hiroko Koide
Independent Outside Director1.25yrsno data0.000020%
¥ 8.1k
Masafumi Suzuki
Director3.25yrsno data0.0029%
¥ 1.2m

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

61.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: HMC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 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

Honda Motor Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: HMC
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1946
  • Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Market Cap: JP¥4.272t
  • Listing Market Cap: JP¥40.508b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.73b
  • Website: https://www.honda.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
  • 2-1-1, Minami-Aoyama
  • Minato-ku
  • Tokyo
  • 107-8556
  • Japan

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HMCNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)ADR-EACH CNV INTO 1 ORD NPVUSUSDFeb 1977
HMC NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)ADR-EACH CNV INTO 1 ORD NPVMXMXNFeb 1977
HDMADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)ADR-EACH CNV INTO 1 ORD NPVDEEURFeb 1977
HNDA.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1992
7267TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockJPJPYJan 1992
HDMDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1992
HMCBASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)CEDEAR REPR 1 ADR (CNV INTO 1 ORD NPV)ARARSAug 2007

Biography

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. develops, manufactures, and distributes motorcycles, automobiles, power products, and other products in japan, North America, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It operates through fo ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/30 23:34
End of Day Share Price2020/09/30 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.