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Asahi Kasei Corp AHKSF

Morningstar Rating
$6.85 −0.17 (2.42%)
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Price vs Fair Value

AHKSF is trading at a 20% discount.
Price
$6.84
Fair Value
$5.95
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$57.20
5-Star Price
$3.41
Economic Moat
Lsph
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$7.02
Day Range
$6.856.88
52-Week Range
$6.007.57
Bid/Ask
$6.63 / $7.30
Market Cap
$9.50 Bil
Volume/Avg
1,691 / 798

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
66.84
Price/Sales
0.46
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
3.67%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
3.89%
Total Yield
3.67%

Company Profile

Asahi Kasei Corp is a holding company that, through its subsidiaries, sells a variety of products and services. The firm is organized into four segments based on product or service. The chemicals and fibers segment, which generates the most revenue of any segment, sells ammonia-based products including plastic compounds and cellulose fiber. The homes and construction segment builds residential houses and sells thermal insulation. The electronics segment sells components for mobile phones including electronic compasses and lithium-ion battery separators. The healthcare segment sells medical devices including blood purification, blood transfusion, and bioprocess products. The majority of revenue comes from Japan.
Sector
Basic Materials
Industry
Chemicals
Stock Style Box
Large Value
Total Number of Employees
48,897

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
AHKSF
4626
4203
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
66.8414.4316.03
Price/Book Value
0.731.741.28
Price/Sales
0.461.781.27
Price/Cash Flow
5.118.639.67
Price/Earnings
AHKSF
4626
4203

Financial Strength

Metric
AHKSF
4626
4203
Quick Ratio
0.881.281.95
Current Ratio
1.701.662.62
Interest Coverage
−9.6625.9455.47
Quick Ratio
AHKSF
4626
4203

Profitability

Metric
AHKSF
4626
4203
Return on Assets (Normalized)
2.78%7.89%5.65%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
5.73%16.01%8.36%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
3.47%9.16%6.17%
Return on Assets
AHKSF
4626
4203
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