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Pepper Food Service

Nasdaq:KPFS
Snowflake Description

Second-rate dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
KPFS
Nasdaq
¥54B
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. US
  3. Consumer Services
Company description

Pepper Food Service Co., Ltd. operates restaurants in Japan, Asia, the United States, and Canada. The last earnings update was 93 days ago. More info.


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  • Pepper Food Service has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
KPFS Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
0.3%
NasdaqGM:KPFS
-0.3%
US Hospitality
0.5%
US Market
1 Year Returns
-
NasdaqGM:KPFS
-9.2%
US Hospitality
2%
US Market
KPFS Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Pepper Food Service (KPFS) 0.3% -12.6% -19.8% - - -
US Hospitality -0.3% 8% 6.1% -9.2% 46.6% 13.9%
US Market 0.5% 6.3% 1.9% 2% 45.1% 40.5%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • No trading data on KPFS.
  • No trading data on KPFS.
Price Volatility
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market
Related Companies

Sorry, no analysis for Pepper Food Service's competitors could be found in our database.

Value

 Is Pepper Food Service undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
Here we compare the current share price of Pepper Food Service to its discounted cash flow analysis.value.

The discounted cash flow value is simply looking at what the company is worth today, based on estimates of how much money it is expected to make in the future.
Raw Data

Below are the data sources, inputs and calculation used to determine the intrinsic value for Pepper Food Service.

NasdaqGM:KPFS Discounted Cash Flow Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Valuation Model 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity
Levered Free Cash Flow Extrapolated from most recent financials. See below
Discount Rate (Cost of Equity) See below 10.2%
Perpetual Growth Rate 10-Year US Government Bond Rate 2.7%

An important part of a discounted cash flow is the discount rate, below we explain how it has been calculated.

Calculation of Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity for NasdaqGM:KPFS
Data Point Calculation/ Source Result
Risk-Free Rate 10-Year US Govt Bond Rate 2.7%
Equity Risk Premium S&P Global 7.3%
Hospitality Unlevered Beta Simply Wall St/ S&P Global 0.97
Re-levered Beta = Unlevered beta (1 + (1- tax rate) (Debt/Equity))
= 0.967 (1 + (1- 30.86%) (8.04%))
1.021
Levered Beta Levered Beta limited to 0.8 to 2.0
(practical range for a stable firm)
1.02
Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity = Cost of Equity = Risk Free Rate + (Levered Beta * Equity Risk Premium)
= 2.73% + (1.021 * 7.27%)
10.15%

Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for NasdaqGM:KPFS using 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Model

The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for Pepper Food Service is arrived at by discounting future cash flows to their present value using the 2 stage method. We use analyst's estimates of cash flows going forward 5 years for the 1st stage, the 2nd stage assumes the company grows at a stable rate into perpetuity.

NasdaqGM:KPFS DCF 1st Stage: Next 5 year cash flow forecast
2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Levered FCF (JPY, Millions) 1,665.75 1,982.24 2,339.05 2,736.68 3,174.55
Source Est @ 20%, capped from 45.63% Est @ 19%, capped from 45.63% Est @ 18%, capped from 45.63% Est @ 17%, capped from 45.63% Est @ 16%, capped from 45.63%
Present Value
Discounted (@ 10.15%)
1,512.21 1,633.65 1,750.02 1,858.79 1,957.45
Present value of next 5 years cash flows ¥8,712.12
NasdaqGM:KPFS DCF 2nd Stage: Terminal Value
Calculation Result
Terminal Value = FCF2023 × (1 + g) ÷ (Discount Rate – g)
= ¥3,174.55 × (1 + 2.73%) ÷ (10.15% – 2.73%)
¥43,930.62
Present Value of Terminal Value = Terminal Value ÷ (1 + r)5
= ¥43,930.62 ÷ (1 + 10.15%)5
¥27,087.85
NasdaqGM:KPFS Total Equity Value
Calculation Result
Total Equity Value = Present value of next 5 years cash flows + Terminal Value
= ¥8,712.12 + ¥27,087.85
¥35,799.97
Equity Value per Share
(JPY)
= Total value / Shares Outstanding
= ¥35,799.97 / 20.82
¥3.32
NasdaqGM:KPFS Discount to Share Price
Calculation Result
Non-primary Listing Adjustment Factor 1 share in NasdaqGM:KPFS represents 0.00193x of TSE:3053
(This could be a different class, a depositary receipt, a different currency, or all of these things.)
0.00193x
Value per Share
(Listing Adjusted, USD)
= Value per Share (JPY) x Listing Adjustment Factor
= ¥ 1,719.67 x 0.00193
$3.32
Value per share (USD) From above. $3.32
Current discount Discount to share price of $5.01
= -1 x ($5.01 - $3.32) / $3.32
-50.8%

Learn more about our DCF calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model .

  • The current share price of Pepper Food Service is above its future cash flow value.
Often investors are willing to pay a premium for a company that has a high dividend or the potential for future growth.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Pepper Food Service's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Pepper Food Service's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-09-30) in JPY ¥74.37
TSE:3053 Share Price ** TSE (2019-02-13) in JPY ¥2594
United States of America Hospitality Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 73 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 18.99x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 3,046 Publicly-Listed Companies 16.95x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Pepper Food Service.

NasdaqGM:KPFS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= TSE:3053 Share Price ÷ EPS (both in JPY)

= 2594 ÷ 74.37

34.88x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Pepper Food Service is overvalued based on earnings compared to the US Hospitality industry average.
  • Pepper Food Service is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Pepper Food Service's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 34.88x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
1.8%per year
United States of America Hospitality Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 53 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 1.57x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,117 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.36x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Pepper Food Service, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Pepper Food Service's assets?
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-09-30) in JPY ¥240.20
TSE:3053 Share Price * TSE (2019-02-13) in JPY ¥2594
United States of America Hospitality Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 105 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 2.08x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 5,122 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.81x
NasdaqGM:KPFS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= TSE:3053 Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in JPY)

= 2594 ÷ 240.20

10.8x

* Primary Listing of Pepper Food Service.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Pepper Food Service is overvalued based on assets compared to the US Hospitality industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Pepper Food Service has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is Pepper Food Service expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

  • No analysts cover Pepper Food Service, future earnings growth has been estimated based on fundamentals.
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
1.8%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Pepper Food Service expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Pepper Food Service's earnings growth is positive but not above the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Pepper Food Service's earnings growth is positive but not above the United States of America market average.
  • Unable to compare Pepper Food Service's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
NasdaqGM:KPFS Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts 1.8%
United States of America Hospitality Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 11.3%
United States of America Hospitality Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 6.8%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 13.4%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.1%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in JPY Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
NasdaqGM:KPFS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
NasdaqGM:KPFS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-09-30 56,193 1,539
2018-06-30 48,783 5,560 1,364
2018-03-31 42,413 1,332
2017-12-31 36,229 4,044 1,332
2016-12-31 22,333 1,703 572

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Pepper Food Service's earnings are expected to grow by 1.8% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
  • Unable to determine if Pepper Food Service is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Pepper Food Service Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqGM:KPFS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
NasdaqGM:KPFS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) EPS *
2018-09-30 74.37
2018-06-30 66.33
2018-03-31 65.40
2017-12-31 66.11
2016-12-31 29.21

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Pepper Food Service will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Pepper Food Service has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has Pepper Food Service performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Pepper Food Service's growth in the last year to its industry (Hospitality).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Unable to establish if Pepper Food Service's year on year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years as it has been trading publicly for less than 3 years.
  • Unable to compare Pepper Food Service's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it has been trading publicly for less than 3 years.
  • Pepper Food Service's earnings growth has exceeded the US Hospitality industry average in the past year (34.9% vs 21.7%).
Earnings and Revenue History
Pepper Food Service's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Pepper Food Service Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqGM:KPFS Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-09-30 56,193.44 1,538.59 21,063.18
2018-06-30 48,783.00 1,364.00 18,535.00
2018-03-31 42,413.00 1,332.00 16,086.00
2017-12-31 36,229.00 1,332.00 13,732.00
2016-12-31 22,333.00 572.00 9,024.00

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Pepper Food Service has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%).
  • Pepper Food Service used its assets less efficiently than the US Hospitality industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • Unable to establish if Pepper Food Service improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) due to insufficient past data.
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Past performance checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Hospitality industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Pepper Food Service has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is Pepper Food Service's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Pepper Food Service's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Pepper Food Service's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Pepper Food Service's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Pepper Food Service's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.4x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Pepper Food Service Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago.

NasdaqGM:KPFS Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in JPY Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-09-30 4,996.69 4,341.21 5,683.56
2018-06-30 4,850.00 4,363.00 5,985.00
2018-03-31 4,457.00 3,961.00 4,989.00
2017-12-31 4,285.00 2,529.00 4,395.00
2016-12-31 2,776.00 1,428.00 2,374.00
  • Pepper Food Service's level of debt (86.9%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).
  • Unable to establish if Pepper Food Service's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.
  • Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (128.1%, greater than 20% of total debt).
  • Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 145.6x coverage).
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Financial health checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Pepper Food Service has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is Pepper Food Service's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
1.16%
Current annual income from Pepper Food Service dividends.
If you bought $2,000 of Pepper Food Service shares you are expected to receive $23 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Pepper Food Service's pays a lower dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (1.43%).
  • Pepper Food Service's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (3.62%).
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
NasdaqGM:KPFS Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Hospitality Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 45 Stocks 2.7%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 1997 Stocks 2.5%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.6%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

NasdaqGM:KPFS Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in ¥) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
NasdaqGM:KPFS Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in ¥) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2018-11-13 30.000 0.942
2018-07-30 30.000 0.798
2018-03-30 10.000 0.200
2018-02-14 10.000 0.208
2017-10-30 10.000 0.178
2017-07-28 10.000 0.281
2017-03-29 10.000 0.721
2017-02-14 10.000 1.267
2009-02-16 0.000 0.000

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
  • Dividends per share have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Pepper Food Service's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Dividends paid are well covered by earnings (3.7x coverage).
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Pepper Food Service afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Pepper Food Service has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of Pepper Food Service's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Kunio Ichinose
AGE 76
TENURE AS CEO 7.1 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Kunio Ichinose has been the Chief Executive Officer& President at Pepper Food Service Co. Ltd. since January 2012. Mr. Kunio Ichinose has been the Representative Director of Pepper Food Service Co. Ltd. since January 2012 until January 1, 2019. Mr. Ichinose serves as Member of the Executives at Pepper Food Service Co. Ltd. Mr. Ichinose established Y.K. Kuni (now Pepper Food Service Co., Ltd.) and served as its President and Representative Director since October 1985. He served as General Manager of Sales, Restaurant, Sales Planning at Pepper Food Service Co. Ltd. since January 2012.

CEO Compensation
  • Insufficient data for Kunio to compare compensation growth.
  • Insufficient data for Kunio to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Pepper Food Service management team in years:

0.1
Average Tenure
58
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Pepper Food Service management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Management Team

Kunio Ichinose

TITLE
CEO & President
AGE
76
TENURE
7.1 yrs

Kensaku Ichinose

TITLE
CFO, VP
AGE
46
TENURE
7.1 yrs

Yuta Sano

TITLE
Senior Executive Officer & Manager of Accounting Department
TENURE
0.1 yrs

Kazunori Kanno

TITLE
MD, GM of Sales Support Business
AGE
58
TENURE
5.1 yrs

Hidemitsu Ashida

TITLE
MD, GM of Development Department & Director
AGE
63
TENURE
0.1 yrs

Hiroto Saruyama

TITLE
MD, Manager of Corporate Planning Office & Director
AGE
48

Ichiro Yasuda

TITLE
Senior Executive Officer & GM of General Affairs Division
TENURE
0.1 yrs

Kunihiko Kondo

TITLE
Senior Executive Officer & GM of Sales Support Business Division
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Daiju Yamaki

TITLE
Senior Executive Officer & GM of Ikinari! Steak West Japan Business Division
TENURE
0.1 yrs

Kenji Obushi

TITLE
Senior Executive Officer & GM of Pepper Lunch Business Division
TENURE
0.1 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Pepper Food Service board of directors in years:

6.9
Average Tenure
55
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Pepper Food Service board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

Kazunori Kanno

TITLE
MD, GM of Sales Support Business
AGE
58
TENURE
9.9 yrs

Hidemitsu Ashida

TITLE
MD, GM of Development Department & Director
AGE
63
TENURE
15.9 yrs

Hiroto Saruyama

TITLE
MD, Manager of Corporate Planning Office & Director
AGE
48
TENURE
3.9 yrs

Hideki Kawano

TITLE
Director
AGE
53
TENURE
4.9 yrs

Kensaku Ichinose

TITLE
CFO, VP
AGE
46
TENURE
13.9 yrs

Takashi Tsuchiyama

TITLE
Director
AGE
54
TENURE
3.9 yrs

Masato Inada

TITLE
External Director
AGE
59
TENURE
3.9 yrs

Takayuki Yamamoto

TITLE
External Director
AGE
54

Moriyuki Kurihara

TITLE
External Corporate Auditor
AGE
56
TENURE
12.9 yrs

Jotaro Fujii

TITLE
External Corporate Auditor
AGE
70
TENURE
6.9 yrs
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Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
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Management checks
We assess Pepper Food Service's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Pepper Food Service has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

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Description

Pepper Food Service Co., Ltd. operates restaurants in Japan, Asia, the United States, and Canada. It operates through Pepper Lunch, Restaurant, Ikinari Steak, and Product Sales segments. The Pepper Lunch segment operates and franchises restaurants, which mainly offer steaks and other cooked meat dishes under the Pepper Lunch name. The Restaurant segment operates Sumiyaki Steak Kuni restaurants that serve steaks; Kodawari Tonkatsu Katsukitei restaurant, which provides pork cutlet dishes; and Ushitan Sendai Natori, a beef tender store. The Ikinari Steak segment operates steak stores. The Product Sales segment sells frozen pepper rice, dressings, uncured ham, and chopsticks, as well as sauces for pork cutlets. The company operates 449 pepper lunch stores, 18 restaurants, and 188 Ikinari steak stores. The company was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Details
Name: Pepper Food Service Co., Ltd.
KPFS
Exchange: NasdaqGM
Founded: 1970
¥487,293,269
20,817,980
Website: http://www.pepper-fs.co.jp
Address: Pepper Food Service Co., Ltd.
3-3-2, Azumabashi,
Sumida-ku,
Tokyo,
130-0001,
Japan
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
TSE 3053 Common Stock The Tokyo Stock Exchange JP JPY 21. Sep 2006
BST PF9 Common Stock Boerse-Stuttgart DE EUR 21. Sep 2006
NasdaqGM KPFS SPONSORED ADS Nasdaq Global Market US USD 28. Sep 2018
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
519
Pepper Food Service employees.
Industry
Restaurants
Consumer Services
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/02/14 01:25
End of day share price update: 2019/02/13 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2018/02/14
Last earnings filing: 2018/11/13
Last earnings reported: 2018/09/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2017/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.