OTCPK:YAHO.F

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Yahoo Japan Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in media and commerce businesses in Japan.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Average dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.


Similar Companies

Share Price & News

How has Yahoo Japan's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.9%

OTCPK:YAHO.F

1.2%

US Interactive Media and Services

2.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

-28.6%

OTCPK:YAHO.F

-2.8%

US Interactive Media and Services

-0.04%

US Market

YAHO.F underperformed the Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -1.9% over the past year.

YAHO.F underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 0.2% over the past year.


Share holder returns

YAHO.FIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.9%1.2%2.1%
30 Day-10.0%-2.9%-3.2%
90 Day-11.0%3.0%2.8%
1 Year-28.6%-28.6%-2.7%-2.8%2.2%-0.04%
3 Year-37.0%-37.0%46.4%46.3%41.5%32.3%
5 Year-37.2%-37.2%83.6%83.4%55.0%37.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Yahoo Japan undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

18.85x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Yahoo Japan's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a moderate discount (< 20%).

Yahoo Japan's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

Yahoo Japan is good value based on earnings compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.

Yahoo Japan is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Yahoo Japan is poor value based on expected growth next year.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Yahoo Japan is good value based on assets compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.


Next Steps

Future Growth

How is Yahoo Japan expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?

10.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Yahoo Japan's revenue is expected to grow by 4.9% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Yahoo Japan's earnings are expected to grow by 10.6% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Yahoo Japan's revenue growth is positive but not above the United States of America market average.

Yahoo Japan's earnings growth is positive but not above the United States of America market average.

Yahoo Japan's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Yahoo Japan is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Next Steps

Past Performance

How has Yahoo Japan performed over the past 5 years?

-8.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Yahoo Japan's year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years and the most recent earnings are below average.

Yahoo Japan's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.

Yahoo Japan's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.


Return on Equity

Yahoo Japan has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Return on Assets

Yahoo Japan used its assets less efficiently than the US Interactive Media and Services industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

Yahoo Japan's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is Yahoo Japan's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Yahoo Japan is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Yahoo Japan's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Yahoo Japan's level of debt (55.7%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).

Unable to establish if Yahoo Japan's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.

Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25.7%, greater than 20% of total debt).

Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Yahoo Japan's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 4.2x debt.


Next Steps

Dividend

What is Yahoo Japan's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.35%

Expected Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Yahoo Japan's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (1.49%).

Yahoo Japan's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (3.84%).

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

Dividends paid are covered by earnings (1.6x 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.


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of Yahoo Japan's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

5.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Kentaro Kawabe 0

1.3yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Kentaro Kawabe has been Representative Director and President Corporate Officer of Yahoo Japan Corp. since June 2018. Mr. Kawabe has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Yahoo Japan Corp.  ...


Management Age and Tenure

5.3yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Yahoo Japan management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.


Board Age and Tenure

4.2yrs

Average Tenure

64.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Yahoo Japan board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Takao Ozawa (47yo)

    Managing Corporate Officer

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Gen Miyazawa

    Managing Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 5.3yrs
  • Kentaro Kawabe

    President

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Tomoaki Tanida

    Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Toshiaki Chiku

    Regional Managing Director of North America

    • Tenure: 7.1yrs
  • Hideyuki Nakahara

    Managing Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 5.3yrs
  • Kosuke Homma

    Managing Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 5.3yrs
  • Yusuke Tanaka

    Executive Officer & Executive VP

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Chiaki Fujimon

    Managing Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Ryosuke Sakaue

    Managing Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs

Board Members

  • Masa Son (62yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 23.6yrs
  • Ken Miyauchi (70yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 7.2yrs
  • Shingo Yoshii

    Outside Director

    • Tenure: 4.2yrs
  • Kazuhiko Fujihara (60yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs
  • Hiromi Onitsuka-Baur (67yo)

    Outside Director

    • Tenure: 4.2yrs
  • Kentaro Kawabe

    President

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Osamu Aranami

    President of Gyao Corp and Director of Gyao Corporation

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs

Company Information

Yahoo Japan Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Yahoo Japan Corporation
  • Ticker: YAHO.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: JP¥1.272t
  • Listing Market Cap: JP¥11.942b
  • Shares outstanding: 4.76b
  • Website: https://www.yahoo.co.jp

Number of Employees


Location

  • Yahoo Japan Corporation
  • 1-3, Kioicho
  • Chiyoda-ku
  • Tokyo
  • Japan

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
4689TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockJPJPYNov 1997
YOJDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURNov 1997
YAHO.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDNov 1997
YAHO.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSPONSORED ADRUSUSDOct 2008

Biography

Yahoo Japan Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in media and commerce businesses in Japan. The company’s Media Business segment offers Internet-based advertising-related services, such as  ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/08/23 00:02
End of Day Share Price2019/08/20 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.