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3405 - Kuraray Co Share Price

¥1183 37.0  3.2%

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Basic Materials
Large Cap
Market Cap £2.85bn
Enterprise Value £4.21bn
Revenue £4.12bn
Position in Universe 283rd / 3862
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1m +6.27%
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52w High -19.4%
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
411,408 521,721 485,192 518,442 602,996 575,807 537,037 566,106 +7.0%
-15.5 +44.7 +12.0 +35.0 -29.4 -29.3 -34.6 +54.8
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2020, Kuraray Co Ltd revenues decreased 3% to Y136.93B. Net income applicable to common stockholders increased 10% to Y6.71B. Revenues reflect Fiber Business segment decrease of 15% to Y11.18B, Trading Business segment decrease of 5% to Y29.08B, Vinyl Acetate segment decrease of 2% to Y54.21B. Net income reflects Eliminations and Corporate segment loss decrease of 13% to Y2.75B.
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Profile Summary

KURARAY CO., LTD. is a Japan-based company engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemicals. The Company operates in five business segments. The Vinyl Acetate segment provides functional resins and films such as poval, polyvinyl butyral (PVB), and EVAL. The Isoprene segment provides thermoplastic elastomer SEPTON, CLARITY, isoprene-related products, and GENESTA. The Functional Materials segment provides methacrylic resins, medical-related products, and carbon materials. The Textile segment provides synthetic fibers, artificial leather CLARINO, and non-woven fabrics. The Trading segment processes and sells synthetic fibers and artificial leather, and plans and sells other products.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated June 24, 1926
Public Since May 16, 1949
No. of Shareholders: 45,542
No. of Employees: 11,115
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Index Nikkei 225 , Nikkei 300 ,
Exchange Tokyo Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 343,857,757
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Upcoming Events for 3405
Tuesday 10th November, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 Kuraray Co Ltd Earnings Release
Tuesday 29th December, 2020
Dividend For 3405.T - 21.0000 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions for Kuraray Co
What is the Kuraray Co share price?

As of 7:00am, shares in Kuraray Co are trading at ¥1183, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.85bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Kuraray Co share price performed this year?

Shares in Kuraray Co are currently trading at ¥1183 and the price has moved by -6.83% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Kuraray Co price has moved by -16.23% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Kuraray Co?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Kuraray Co, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 7 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Kuraray Co is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Kuraray Co next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the Kuraray Co dividend yield?

The Kuraray Co dividend yield is 3.66% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Kuraray Co pay a dividend?

Last year, Kuraray Co paid a total dividend of 42, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.66%. Looking ahead, shares in Kuraray Co are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-12-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-09-01.

When does Kuraray Co next pay dividends?

Kuraray Co are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-12-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-09-01. The historic dividend yield on Kuraray Co shares is currently 3.66%.

How do I buy Kuraray Co shares?

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What is the market cap of Kuraray Co?

Shares in Kuraray Co are currently trading at ¥1183, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.85bn.

Where are Kuraray Co shares listed? Where are Kuraray Co shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Kuraray Co:

Country of listing: Japan
Exchange: TYO
Ticker Symbol: 3405
What kind of share is Kuraray Co?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Kuraray Co is currently classified as a Style Neutral. 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 Kuraray Co share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Kuraray Co are currently priced at ¥1183. At that level they are trading at 5.67% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Kuraray Co currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 55.429 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Kuraray Co 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 Kuraray Co. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -8.31%. At the current price of ¥1183, shares in Kuraray Co are trading at -4.92% 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 Kuraray Co PE Ratio?

The Kuraray Co PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 13.48. The shares are currently trading at ¥1183.

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 Kuraray Co?

Kuraray Co's management team is headed by:

Matthias Gutweiler - MEO
Sadaaki Matsuyama - SME
Hiroaya Hayase - SME
Kazuhiko Kugawa - SME
Kazuhiro Nakayama - MEO
Kenichi Abe - MEO
Masaaki Ito - PRE
Yoshimasa Sano - SME
Tomokazu Hamaguchi - IND
Hitoshi Toyoura - SME
Tsugunori Kashimura - SME
Jun Hamano - IND
Nobuhiko Takai - MEO
Hitoshi Kawahara - MEO
Keiji Taga - MEO
Mie Fujimoto - IND
Satoshi Tanaka - IND
Keiko Murata - IND
Who are the major shareholders of Kuraray Co?

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

Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.1% (21.7m shares)
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.07% (14.5m shares)
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation Bank and Trust
Percentage owned: 3.64% (12.9m shares)
National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Coopera Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 3.07% (10.9m shares)
Nippon Life Insurance Company Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 2.94% (10.4m shares)
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