- Last Close 8.81
- Sector Basic Materials
- Industry Chemicals
- Investment Style Mid Blend
- Day Range 8.81 – 8.81
- Year Range 8.81 – 8.81
- Market Cap 1.4206 Bil
- Volume / Avg 100.0 / 100.0
- Price / Sales 0.93
- Price / Book 0.80
- Forward Div Yield 4.01%
- Trailing Div Yield 454.03%
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Company Profile NPKYF
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd manufactures and sells a variety of chemicals. The firm organizes itself into four segments based on product type. The functional chemicals segment, which generates more revenue than any other segment, sells epoxy resins used as flame retardants in electronics, colorants and dyes used in inkjet printers and the manufacture of textiles. The pharmaceuticals segment sells anti-cancer drugs, biological drugs, cardiovascular agents, vitamin compounds, and anti-inflammatory agents. The safety systems segment sells airbag inflators and micro gas generators for seatbelt pretensioners to the automotive industry, both of which are used to protect passengers during an accident. The agrochemicals segment sells insecticides and herbicides. The majority of revenue comes from Asia.
Tokyo, 100-0005, JPN
Competitors & Peers NPKYF
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FAQs for Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd Stock
Yes. NPKYF has a forward dividend yield of 3.74%.
NPKYF’s full dividends and stock split history
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NPKYF’s market cap is 1.42 Bil.
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NPKYF’s stock style is Mid Core.
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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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NPKYF’s price/sales is 0.93.
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NPKYF’s price/forward earnings is 9.75.
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.
NPKYF’s price/book is 0.80.
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NPKYF’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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