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Kikkoman Corp KIKOF Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of May 19, 2023, 3:41 PM EST | USD
  • Last Close 59.20
  • Sector Consumer Defensive
  • Industry Packaged Foods
  • Investment Style Large Growth
  • Day Range 59.20  –  59.20
  • Year Range 50.54  –  59.20
  • Market Cap 11.3295 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 201.0 /  3,860.8
  • Price / Sales 2.64
  • Price / Book 3.94
  • Forward Div Yield 0.87%
  • Trailing Div Yield 131.76%

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Key Statistics KIKOF

Company Profile KIKOF

Business Description

Kikkoman is the largest soy sauce manufacturer in Japan, with extensive geographic reach. Its soy sauce, manufactured using the traditional Japanese natural brewing process, claims more than half of the market in the U.S. and a third in Japan. Other products include Japanese condiments, soy milk, beverages, and processed foods marketed under the Del Monte brand in Japan/Asia and Oceania. Wholesale of Oriental foods globally is a second pillar of overseas growth. The overseas business contributes more than 60% of group sales and more than two thirds of profits. It is looking to accelerate sales of soy sauce in South America in 2020s.

250 Noda, Noda-shi
Chiba, 278-8601, JPN
Industry Packaged Foods
Employees 8,319

Competitors & Peers KIKOF

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FAQs for Kikkoman Corp Stock

Yes. KIKOF has a forward dividend yield of 0.83%. See KIKOF’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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KIKOF’s market cap is 11.33 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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KIKOF’s stock style is Large Growth.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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KIKOF’s price/sales is 2.49.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

KIKOF’s price/forward earnings is 35.55.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

KIKOF’s price/book is 3.71.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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KIKOF’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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