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4403 - NOF Share Price

¥4220 85.0  2.1%

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Basic Materials
Mid Cap
Market Cap £2.48bn
Enterprise Value £2.16bn
Revenue £1.26bn
Position in Universe 312th / 3862
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1m +7.43%
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
167,697 170,460 174,057 179,935 189,152 180,917 170,550 182,550 +1.5%
+9.3 +13.6 +29.3 +10.6 +15.5 -2.3 -12.2 +16.6
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 30 June 2020, NOF CORPORATION revenues decreased 13% to Y37.78B. Net income applicable to common stockholders decreased 27% to Y3.74B. Revenues reflect a decrease in demand for the Company's products and services due to unfavorable market conditions. Net income also reflects SP Sale Gain-Fixed Assets decrease of 98% to Y1M (income), NOP Dividend Income decrease of 7% to Y547M (income).
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Profile Summary

NOF CORPORATION is mainly engaged in the functional chemical products business, life science business and others. The Company operates in three segments. The Functional Chemical segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of fatty acids, fatty acid derivatives, surfactants, ethylene oxide and propylene oxide derivatives, organic peroxides, petroleum chemicals, functional polymers, functional films, electronic materials and special rust prevention agents, as well as the rust prevention processing. The Life Science segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of drug formulation materials for drug delivery systems (DDSs), edible oils and fats and health food products, among others. The Chemical segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of industrial explosives, defense-related items, space-related products. The Company also operates in transportation business and real estate business.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated July 1, 1949
Public Since September 1, 1949
No. of Shareholders: 9,079
No. of Employees: 3,718
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Exchange Tokyo Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 83,108,867
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Tuesday 29th September, 2020
Dividend For 4403.T - 39.0000 JPY
Frequently Asked Questions for NOF
What is the NOF share price?

As of 7:00am, shares in NOF are trading at ¥4220, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.48bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the NOF share price performed this year?

Shares in NOF are currently trading at ¥4220 and the price has moved by 24.17% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the NOF price has moved by 11.65% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for NOF?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for NOF, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for NOF is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will NOF next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the NOF dividend yield?

The NOF dividend yield is 1.89% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does NOF pay a dividend?

Last year, NOF paid a total dividend of 78, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.89%. Looking ahead, shares in NOF are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-12-01.

When does NOF next pay dividends?

NOF are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-12-01. The historic dividend yield on NOF shares is currently 1.89%.

How do I buy NOF shares?

To buy shares in NOF 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 NOF?

Shares in NOF are currently trading at ¥4220, giving the company a market capitalisation of £2.48bn.

Where are NOF shares listed? Where are NOF shares listed?

Here are the trading details for NOF:

Country of listing: Japan
Exchange: TYO
Ticker Symbol: 4403
What kind of share is NOF?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, NOF 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 NOF share price forecast 2020?

Shares in NOF are currently priced at ¥4220. At that level they are trading at 1.57% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering NOF currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 226.34 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the NOF 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 NOF. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 6.67%. At the current price of ¥4220, shares in NOF are trading at 12.76% 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 NOF PE Ratio?

The NOF PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 17.04. The shares are currently trading at ¥4220.

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 NOF?

NOF's management team is headed by:

Akiharu Kobayashi - CHM
Kazuhito Maeda - MEO
Takeo Miyaji - PRE
Masayuki Kodera - IND
Kengo Inoue - MEO
Toshiyuki Hayashi - MEO
Ryoichi Ishigaki - EXO
Yasuyuki Arima - IND
Hideaki Sakahashi - MEO
Makoto Ihori - EXO
Masanobu Miyo - MEO
Hiroyuki Enomoto - EXO
Tsuneharu Miyazaki - MEO
Who are the major shareholders of NOF?

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

FIL Investments (Japan) Limited Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.45% (6.32m shares)
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5% (4.24m shares)
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Bank and Trust
Percentage owned: 3.81% (3.23m shares)
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 3.69% (3.13m shares)
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.52% (2.99m shares)
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