Japan Display Inc. designs, develops, produces, and sells small-and medium-sized display devices and related products in Japan and internationally.
Weak fundamentals or lack of information.
Share Price & News
How has Japan Display's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: JPDY.Y has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: JPDY.Y underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 5.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JPDY.Y underperformed the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Japan Display's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Japan Display undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Japan Display is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Japan Display has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.
- Take a look at our analysis of JPDY.Y’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Japan Display regulatory filings here.
- Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Tech industry.
How is Japan Display 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: JPDY.Y is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: JPDY.Y is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: JPDY.Y is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: JPDY.Y's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-10.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: JPDY.Y's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-10.8% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: JPDY.Y is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Japan Display performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JPDY.Y is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: JPDY.Y is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JPDY.Y is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -53% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare JPDY.Y's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: JPDY.Y is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (13.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: JPDY.Y's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Japan Display's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JPDY.Y has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: JPDY.Y has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: JPDY.Y has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: JPDY.Y's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Inventory Level: JPDY.Y has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: JPDY.Y has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: JPDY.Y has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: JPDY.Y has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -2.4% each year
What is Japan Display's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate JPDY.Y's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JPDY.Y's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JPDY.Y's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JPDY.Y's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of JPDY.Y's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Minoru Kikuoka (57yo)
Minoru Kikuoka has been President, Representative Director and Chief Executive Officer at Japan Display Inc. since September 27, 2019. Minoru Kikuoka served as Managing Executive Officer and Chief Financia ...
|President||0.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Officer of Corporate Planning||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|COO & Front End Production Division||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|CTO and Executive Officer of R&D Division||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Officer of Display Solutions Business Unit & Special Projects||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President||2.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Officer & Deputy Division Manager of Strategic Planning Division||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Technology Advisor||1.7yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: JPDY.Y's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|President||0.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Outside Director||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Chairman||0.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Standing Company Auditor||7.1yrs||no data||0.00043% ¥2.4k|
|Standing Company Auditor||3.6yrs||no data||0.00045% ¥2.5k|
|Outside Company Auditor||6.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Outside Company Auditor||6.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Outside Director||1.7yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: JPDY.Y's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 19.6%.
Japan Display Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Japan Display Inc.
- Ticker: JPDY.Y
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Electronic Components
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: JP¥61.770b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥558.616m
- Shares outstanding: 846.17m
- Website: https://www.j-display.com
Number of Employees
- Japan Display Inc.
- Landic 2nd Building
- 7-1, Nishi-shinbashi 3-chome
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|6740||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||JP||JPY||Mar 2014|
|JNND.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Mar 2014|
|0YJ2||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Mar 2014|
|JPDY.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSRED ADS||US||USD||Oct 2014|
Japan Display Inc. designs, develops, produces, and sells small-and medium-sized display devices and related products in Japan and internationally. The company offers various LCD modules for mobile applications, such as smartphone and tablet devices; wearable applications, including sports watches, healthcare equipment, and action cameras; automotive applications, such as car navigation, instrument panel, and rear seat monitor; displaying images and diagnosis comprising PACS, ultrasonograph, mammography, etc.; IoT products and applications, including outdoor sports gears, medical and healthcare devices, remote controllers, and portable devices; and industrial applications. It also provides landscape IPS LCD modules for single-lens reflex and high-end compact digital cameras. The company was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 01:28|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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