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7979 - Shofu Inc Share Price

¥1386 -32.0  -2.3%

Last Trade - 10/07/20

Small Cap
Market Cap £181.8m
Enterprise Value £155.9m
Revenue £193.2m
Position in Universe 1558th / 3868
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52w High -33.1%
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
19,688 22,975 22,305 24,031 24,915 26,108 24,700 26,000 +5.8%
+32.2 +30.5 +1.6 +22.0 +13.9 +1.4 -15.5 +26.6
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 March 2020, SHOFU INC. revenues increased 5% to Y26.11B. Net income applicable to common stockholders decreased 41% to Y704M. Revenues reflect Dental-Related Business segment increase of 5% to Y23.67B, Japan segment increase of 7% to Y14.61B, Asia (Region)/Oceania (Region) segment increase of 9% to Y4.48B, Northern/Central/South America segment increase of 2% to Y2.9B.
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Profile Summary

SHOFU INC. is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of dental materials and equipment. The Company operates in three business segments. The Dental-related segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of prosthetic tooth materials, abrasive materials, metals, chemicals, cement, as well as various equipment and tools. The Nail-related segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of nail care products. The Others segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of industrial abrasives.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated May 15, 1922
Public Since November 1, 1989
No. of Shareholders: 11,045
No. of Employees: 1,189
Sector Healthcare
Industry Healthcare Equipment & Supplies
Exchange Tokyo Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 17,725,013
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Frequently Asked Questions for Shofu Inc
What is the Shofu Inc share price?

As of 10/07/20, shares in Shofu Inc are trading at ¥1386, giving the company a market capitalisation of £181.8m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Shofu Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Shofu Inc are currently trading at ¥1386 and the price has moved by -4.87% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Shofu Inc price has moved by -7.64% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Shofu Inc?

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

When will Shofu Inc next release its financial results?

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

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

The Shofu Inc dividend yield is 1.88% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Shofu Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, Shofu Inc paid a total dividend of 26, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.88%. Looking ahead, Shofu Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Shofu Inc next pay dividends?

Shofu Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Shofu Inc shares is currently 1.88%.

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What is the market cap of Shofu Inc?

Shares in Shofu Inc are currently trading at ¥1386, giving the company a market capitalisation of £181.8m.

Where are Shofu Inc shares listed? Where are Shofu Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Shofu Inc:

Country of listing: Japan
Exchange: TYO
Ticker Symbol: 7979
What kind of share is Shofu Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Shofu Inc is currently classified as a Falling Star. 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 Shofu Inc share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Shofu Inc are currently priced at ¥1386. At that level they are trading at 8.23% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Shofu Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 65.9 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Shofu Inc 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 Shofu Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -21.21%. At the current price of ¥1386, shares in Shofu Inc are trading at -16.57% 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 Shofu Inc PE Ratio?

The Shofu Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 17.76. The shares are currently trading at ¥1386.

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 Shofu Inc?

Shofu Inc's management team is headed by:

Katsuya Ohta - CHM
Yoshikazu Wakino - VPR
Yoshinao Nishida - MDR
Noriyuki Negoro - PRE
Koji Makino - SEO
Yuichi Hayakawa - SEO
Takashi Chikamochi - SME
Satoshi Iwasaki - MEO
Wataru Fujishima - EVP
Kazuhiko Murakami - MEO
Who are the major shareholders of Shofu Inc?

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

Mitsui Chemicals Inc Corporation
Percentage owned: 20.01% (3.58m shares)
Bank of Kyoto Ltd Bank and Trust
Percentage owned: 3.98% (712k shares)
Nippon Life Insurance Company Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 3.61% (646k shares)
Shiga Bank Ltd Bank and Trust
Percentage owned: 3.36% (602k shares)
Shofu Inc. Employees Corporation
Percentage owned: 2.11% (377k shares)
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