Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. manufactures and sells photomultiplier tubes, imaging devices, light sources, opto-semiconductors, and imaging and analyzing systems in Japan and internationally.
No risks detected for HPHT.F from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Hamamatsu Photonics K.K's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HPHT.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 HPHT.F performed against the US Electronic industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how HPHT.F performed against the US Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hamamatsu Photonics K.K's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Hamamatsu Photonics K.K 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: Insufficient data to calculate HPHT.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate HPHT.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HPHT.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.3x) compared to the Electronic industry average (20.2x).
PE vs Market: HPHT.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.3x) compared to the US market (18.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HPHT.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HPHT.F is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.9x).
How is Hamamatsu Photonics K.K forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HPHT.F's forecast earnings growth (10.5% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: HPHT.F's earnings (10.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HPHT.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: HPHT.F's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HPHT.F's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HPHT.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.7%).
How has Hamamatsu Photonics K.K performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HPHT.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HPHT.F's current net profit margins (13.1%) are lower than last year (15%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HPHT.F's earnings have grown by 6.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HPHT.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: HPHT.F had negative earnings growth (-12.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (14.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HPHT.F's Return on Equity (9.3%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Hamamatsu Photonics K.K's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HPHT.F's short term assets (¥154.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥35.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: HPHT.F's short term assets (¥154.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥17.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HPHT.F's debt to equity ratio (3.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: HPHT.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 5.1% to 3.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HPHT.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (389.2%).
Interest Coverage: HPHT.F earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: HPHT.F has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: HPHT.F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 19.5x debt).
What is Hamamatsu Photonics K.K's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: HPHT.F's dividend (0.85%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: HPHT.F's dividend (0.85%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.69%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HPHT.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HPHT.F's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (32.6%), HPHT.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?
Akira Hiruma 0
Mr. Akira Hiruma serves as the Chief Executive Officer, President and Representative Director of Hamamatsu Photonics k.k. Mr. Hiruma served as an Outside Director of Roland DG Corporation until April 12, 2 ...
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.
Hamamatsu Photonics K.K.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hamamatsu Photonics K.K.
- Ticker: HPHT.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Electronic Components
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: JP¥727.622b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥6.628b
- Shares outstanding: 154.81m
- Website: https://www.hamamatsu.com
Number of Employees
- Hamamatsu Photonics K.K.
- 325-6, Sunayama-cho
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|6965||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||Jan 1992|
|HPHT.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|HPHT.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR||US||USD||May 2014|
Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. manufactures and sells photomultiplier tubes, imaging devices, light sources, opto-semiconductors, and imaging and analyzing systems in Japan and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Electron Tube, Opto-Semiconductor, and Imaging and Measurement Instruments. The Electron Tube segment provides photomultiplier tubes, electron multipliers, microchannel plates, image intensifiers, X-ray products, and various light sources for use in medical, chemical analysis, measurement, industrial testing, and academic research applications. The Opto-Semiconductor segment offers silicon photodiodes, photo IC components, position sensitive and infrared detectors, image sensors for low-light-level imaging and X-ray imaging, mini-spectrometers, and light emitting devices for applications in medical imaging, high-energy physics, and scientific measurement. The Imaging and Measurement Instruments segment provides a range of cameras for scientific and industrial applications, as well as specialized instruments for use in the fields of pharmaceutical development, semiconductor manufacturing, X-ray nondestructive inspection, spectrophotometry, and optical communications. Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. is also involved in the semiconductor laser and hotel operation businesses. The company was formerly known as Hamamatsu TV Co., Ltd. Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Hamamatsu, Japan.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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