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Shimadzu Corp SHMZF Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of May 30, 2023, 9:30 AM EST | USD
  • Last Close 30.91
  • Sector Technology
  • Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Investment Style Large Growth
  • Day Range 30.91  –  30.91
  • Year Range 27.96  –  34.25
  • Market Cap 9.1077 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 530.0 /  440,263.2
  • Price / Sales 2.65
  • Price / Book 3.02
  • Forward Div Yield 1.64%
  • Trailing Div Yield 174.70%

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Company Profile SHMZF

Business Description

Shimadzu Corp manufactures scientific instruments. The firm operates in four segments: analytical and measuring instruments, medical systems, aircraft equipment, and industrial machinery. The analytical and measuring instruments segment produces chromatograph mass spectrometers, surface analyzers, and environmental measurement instruments for the pharmaceutical, chemical, and life science industries. The medical systems segment provides diagnostic imaging equipment for hospitals and medical offices. The aircraft equipment segment sells air-conditioning systems, flight control systems, and displays. The industrial machinery segment sells products to major manufacturing equipment makers, including hydraulic equipment. The majority of Shimadzu's revenue is generated in Japan.

1, Nishinokyo-Kuwabara-cho, Nakagyo-ku
Kyoto, 604-8511, JPN
Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments
Employees 14,775

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FAQs for Shimadzu Corp Stock

Yes. SHMZF has a forward dividend yield of 1.58%. See SHMZF’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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SHMZF’s market cap is 9.11 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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SHMZF’s stock style is Large Growth.
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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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SHMZF’s price/sales is 2.50.
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SHMZF’s price/forward earnings is 23.41.
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.

SHMZF’s price/book is 2.84.
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SHMZF’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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