ARIAKE JAPAN Co., Ltd. manufactures, processes, and sells natural seasoning products from chicken, pork, and beef.
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has ARIAKE JAPAN's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AKEJ.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how AKEJ.F performed against the US Food industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how AKEJ.F performed against the US Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ARIAKE JAPAN's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is ARIAKE JAPAN undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AKEJ.F ($62) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($45.59)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AKEJ.F is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AKEJ.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.4x) compared to the US Food industry average (26.1x).
PE vs Market: AKEJ.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.4x) compared to the US market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AKEJ.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AKEJ.F is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the US Food industry average (2x).
How is ARIAKE JAPAN 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: AKEJ.F's forecast earnings growth (7.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: AKEJ.F's earnings (7.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (24% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AKEJ.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: AKEJ.F's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AKEJ.F's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AKEJ.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).
How has ARIAKE JAPAN performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AKEJ.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AKEJ.F's current net profit margins (15.7%) are lower than last year (29.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AKEJ.F's earnings have grown by 19.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AKEJ.F's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AKEJ.F had negative earnings growth (-51.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-5.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AKEJ.F's Return on Equity (8.7%) is considered low.
How is ARIAKE JAPAN's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AKEJ.F's short term assets (¥70.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥7.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: AKEJ.F's short term assets (¥70.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥3.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AKEJ.F is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AKEJ.F has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 1.5%.
Debt Coverage: AKEJ.F has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: AKEJ.F has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is ARIAKE JAPAN current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AKEJ.F's dividend (1.12%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.62%).
High Dividend: AKEJ.F's dividend (1.12%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.29%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AKEJ.F's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AKEJ.F's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.7%), AKEJ.F'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 board tenure
Tomoki Tagawa (66 yo)
Mr. Tomoki Tagawa has been President and Director of Ariake Japan Co., Ltd. since June 2007 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and served as its Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Tagawa has been the Pres ...
|CEO, President & Director||no data||no data||0.10% |
|Executive VP||6.17yrs||no data||0.25% |
|Head of Accounting||6.17yrs||no data||0.063% |
|MD, GM of Sales Department & Director||13.17yrs||no data||0.0031% |
|External Director||5.17yrs||no data||no data|
|External Director||6.17yrs||no data||no data|
|External Director||5.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: AKEJ.F's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 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.
ARIAKE JAPAN Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ARIAKE JAPAN Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: AKEJ.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1966
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: JP¥218.609b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥2.053b
- Shares outstanding: 31.82m
- Website: https://www.ariakejapan.com
Number of Employees
- ARIAKE JAPAN Co., Ltd.
- 3-2-17 Ebisu-Minami
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|2815||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||Jul 1992|
|AKEJ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1992|
|5EF||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1992|
ARIAKE JAPAN Co., Ltd. manufactures, processes, and sells natural seasoning products from chicken, pork, and beef. The company also engages in the production, processing, export/import, and sale of agricul ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/12 00:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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