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6861 - Keyence Share Price

¥52060 -160.0  -0.3%

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Large Cap
Market Cap £82.45bn
Enterprise Value £76.40bn
Revenue £3.50bn
Position in Universe 4th / 3904
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Financial Summary
Year End 20th Mar 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022E 2023E CAGR / Avg
96,352 316,347 526,847 587,095 551,843 538,134 629,588 717,391 +41.1%
-69.3 +271.6 +74.5 +7.4 -12.4 -0.4 +22.8 +16.9
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 20 March 2021, KEYENCECORPORATION revenues decreased 2% to Y538.13B. Net incomedecreased less than 1% to Y197.29B. Revenues reflect adecrease in demand for the Company's products and servicesdue to unfavorable market conditions. Net income reflectsNOP Equity in Affiliate increase of 9% to Y4.53B (income),NOP Other Expenses decrease of 63% to Y118M (expense), NOPOther Income increase of 10% to Y1.3B (income).
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Profile Summary

KEYENCE CORPORATION is a Japan-based manufacturing company mainly engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of automatic controlling equipment, measuring instrument, information equipment and other electronic application equipment, as well as related systems. Its products include sensors, meters, projectors, image processing devices, programmable logic controllers and touch panels, among others. In addition, the Company is also engaged in the real estate, advertising and marketing businesses through its subsidiaries.

Last Annual March 20th, 2021
Last Interim March 20th, 2021
Incorporated May 27, 1974
Public Since October 1, 1987
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 8,419
Sector Industrials
Industry Machinery, Equipment & Components
Index Nikkei 300 ,
Exchange Tokyo Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 242,526,537
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Upcoming Events for 6861
Friday 11th June, 2021 Estimate
Keyence Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 29th July, 2021 Estimate
Q1 2022 Keyence Corp Earnings Release
Thursday 16th September, 2021
Dividend For 6861.T - 100.0000 JPY
Thursday 28th October, 2021 Estimate
Q2 2022 Keyence Corp Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Keyence
What is the Keyence share price?

As of 7:00am, shares in Keyence are trading at ¥52060, giving the company a market capitalisation of £82.45bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Keyence share price performed this year?

Shares in Keyence are currently trading at ¥52060 and the price has moved by 30.58% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Keyence price has moved by -6.93% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Keyence?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Keyence, there are there are currently 5 "buy" , 2 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Keyence is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Keyence next release its financial results?

Keyence is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-03-20
What is the Keyence dividend yield?

The Keyence dividend yield is 0.38% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Keyence pay a dividend?

Last year, Keyence paid a total dividend of 0.200k, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.38%. Looking ahead, shares in Keyence are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-09-16 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-14.

When does Keyence next pay dividends?

Keyence are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-09-16 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-14. The historic dividend yield on Keyence shares is currently 0.38%.

How do I buy Keyence shares?

To buy shares in Keyence you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Keyence?

Shares in Keyence are currently trading at ¥52060, giving the company a market capitalisation of £82.45bn.

Where are Keyence shares listed? Where are Keyence shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Keyence:

Country of listing: Japan
Exchange: TYO
Ticker Symbol: 6861
What kind of share is Keyence?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Keyence is currently classified as a High Flyer. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Keyence share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Keyence are currently priced at ¥52060. At that level they are trading at 14.81% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Keyence currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 999.079 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Keyence share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Keyence. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -12.35%. At the current price of ¥52060, shares in Keyence are trading at 2.86% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Keyence PE Ratio?

The Keyence PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 64.19. The shares are currently trading at ¥52060.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Keyence?

Keyence's management team is headed by:

Takemitsu Takizaki - NEC
Akira Kanzawa - DRC
Akinori Yamamoto - DRC
Keiichi Kimura - OTH
Masayuki Miki - OTH
Yoichi Tanabe - IND
Akiji Yamaguchi - OTH
Yu Nakata - PRE
Seiichi Taniguchi - IND
Who are the major shareholders of Keyence?

Here are the top five shareholders of Keyence based on the size of their shareholding:

TT Company Corporation
Percentage owned: 15.04% (36.6m shares)
Takizaki (Takemitsu) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 6.21% (15.1m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.65% (11.3m shares)
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 2.58% (6.26m shares)
Nomura NEXT FUNDS TOPIX Exchange Traded Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 2.35% (5.71m shares)
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