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Asahi Kasei Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.29 (-1.44%)
(As of 01/18/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
133,004 shs
Average Volume
112,437 shs
Market Capitalization
$13.81 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Asahi Kasei

Asahi Kasei Corp. operates as a holding company which provides monitoring, planning, and strategic management to its subsidiaries and affiliates. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Materials, Homes, Health Care, and Others. The Materials segment includes caustic soda, chlorine, acrylonitrile, styrene, methyl methacrylate, adipic acid, polyethylene, polystyrene, and other petrochemicals. The Homes segment includes ""Long Life Home"" products and also provides remodeling, real estate, and urban redevelopment. The Health Care segment includes pharmaceuticals and diagnostic reagents. The Others segment includes engineering, employment agency and temporary staffing services. The company was founded on May 21, 1931 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Chemicals & allied products
Current Symbol
Previous Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$19.87 billion
Cash Flow
$3.20 per share
Book Value
$20.16 per share


Net Income
$749.82 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$13.81 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Asahi Kasei a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Asahi Kasei in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Asahi Kasei stock.
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How has Asahi Kasei's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Asahi Kasei's stock was trading at $14.81 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AHKSY shares have increased by 33.8% and is now trading at $19.82.
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Are investors shorting Asahi Kasei?

Asahi Kasei saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 14,000 shares, an increase of 2,233.3% from the November 30th total of 600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 531,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.0 days.
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How were Asahi Kasei's earnings last quarter?

Asahi Kasei Co. (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) released its earnings results on Friday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter. The firm earned $5.43 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.13 billion. Asahi Kasei had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.65% and a net margin of 5.37%.
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Is Asahi Kasei a good dividend stock?

Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.99%. The dividend payout ratio of Asahi Kasei is 24.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Asahi Kasei will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.26% next year. This indicates that Asahi Kasei will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.

Who are Asahi Kasei's key executives?

Asahi Kasei's management team includes the following people:
  • Hideki Kobori, President & Representative Director
  • Koshiro Kudo, Director, Head-Finance, Accounting & IR
  • Masami Takenaka, General Manager-Research & Development
  • Nobuyuki Kakizawa, Head-Risk, Compliance, Legal & General Affairs
  • Hiroshi Yoshida, Director & Executive Vice President

What is Asahi Kasei's stock symbol?

Asahi Kasei trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "AHKSY."

How do I buy shares of Asahi Kasei?

Shares of AHKSY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Asahi Kasei's stock price today?

One share of AHKSY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.82.

How much money does Asahi Kasei make?

Asahi Kasei has a market capitalization of $13.81 billion and generates $19.87 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $749.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.66 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Asahi Kasei have?

Asahi Kasei employs 40,689 workers across the globe.

Does Asahi Kasei have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Asahi Kasei: AJEX Corp., AJS Inc., AKM Semiconductor, AKM Technology Corp., AR Construction Corp., ASTOM Corp., Asahi Chemitech Co. Ltd., Asahi Cord Co. Ltd., Asahi KASEI Medical Europe GmbH, Asahi Kasei (China) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Ability Corp., Asahi Kasei Advance (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Advance Corp., Asahi Kasei Advance Thailand Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei America Inc., Asahi Kasei Amidas Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Benefits Management Corp., Asahi Kasei Bioprocess America Inc., Asahi Kasei Bioprocess Europe SA/NV, Asahi Kasei Chintai Support Corp., Asahi Kasei E-materials Korea Inc., Asahi Kasei EIC Solutions Corp., Asahi Kasei EMS Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Electronics Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Electronics Materials (Changshu) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Electronics Materials (Suzhou) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Engineering Corp., Asahi Kasei Epoxy Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH, Asahi Kasei Extech Corp., Asahi Kasei Fibers Nobeoka Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Finechem Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Foundation Systems Corp., Asahi Kasei Fudousan Community Corp., Asahi Kasei Home Construction Corp., Asahi Kasei Home Products Corp., Asahi Kasei Homes Financial Corp., Asahi Kasei India Pvt. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Jyuko Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Jyuko Vietnam Corp., Asahi Kasei Leona Filament Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Lifeline Corp., Asahi Kasei Medical (Hangzhou) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Medical MT Corp., Asahi Kasei Medical Trading (Korea) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Metals Ltd., Asahi Kasei Microdevices (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Microdevices Europe GmbH, Asahi Kasei Microdevices Korea Corp., Asahi Kasei Microsystems Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Microza (Hangzhou) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Mitsubishi Chemical Ethylene Corp., Asahi Kasei NS Energy Corp., Asahi Kasei Networks Corp., Asahi Kasei New Port Terminal Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Office One Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei POM (Zhangjiagang) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Pax Corp., Asahi Kasei Performance Chemicals Corp., Asahi Kasei Pharma America Corp., Asahi Kasei Plastics (Guangzhou) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Plastics (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Plastics Mexico S.A. de C.V., Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc., Asahi Kasei Plastics Singapore Pte. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Realty & Residence Corp., Asahi Kasei Reform Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Remodeling Corp., Asahi Kasei Sekkei Corp., Asahi Kasei Spandex Europe GmbH, Asahi Kasei Spunbond (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Synthetic Rubber Singapore Pte. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Technoplus Co. Ltd., Asahi Kasei Wah Lee Hi-Tech Corp., Asahi Photoproducts (Europe) SA/NV, Asahi Photoproducts (UK) Ltd., Asahi Research Center Co. Ltd., Asahi SKB Co. Ltd., Asahi Yukizai Corp., Asahi-Schwebel (Taiwan) Co. Ltd., Asahi-Schwebel Co. Ltd., Asahikasei (Suzhou) Plastics Compound Co. Ltd., Asahikasei Color Tech Co. Ltd., Asahikasei Plastics (America) Inc., Asahikasei Plastics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Asahikasei Plastics (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Asahiozu Corp., Cable Media Waiwai Co. Ltd., Celgard Korea Ltd., Celgard LLC, Crystal IS Inc., Daramic (Thailand) Ltd., Daramic Battery Separator India Pvt. Ltd., Daramic LLC, Daramic S.A.S., Daramic Separadores de Baterias Ltda., Daramic Tianjin PE Separator Co. Ltd., Daramic Xiangyang Battery Separator Co. Ltd., DuPont-Asahi Flash Spun Products Co. Ltd., ELORTO Corp., Formosa Asahi Spandex Co. Ltd., Fuji Seisen Co. Ltd., GLT Medical Co. Ltd., Hangzhou Asahikasei Spandex Co. Ltd., Hangzhou Asahikasei Textiles Co. Ltd., Hozumi Kako Co. Ltd., Iwakuni Sun Products Co. Ltd., Japan Elastomer Co. Ltd., Kakuichi Rubber Industry Co. Ltd., Kayaku Japan Co. Ltd., Koyo Machinery Works Co. Ltd., Kyokujitsu Textile Mills Co. Ltd., Kyuasa Co. Ltd., McDonald Jones Homes Pty Ltd, Med-Tech Inc., Merci Co. Ltd., New Asahi Services Co. Ltd., Nobeoka Plastic Processing Co. Ltd., Okayama Butadiene Co. Ltd., PS Japan Corp., PTT Asahi Chemical Co. Ltd., Polypore (Shanghai) Membrane Products Co. Ltd., Polypore International LP, Polypore K.K., Sage Automotive Interiors, Sakai Kako Co. Ltd., Sun Plastech Inc., Sundic Inc., Thai Asahi Kasei Spandex Co. Ltd., Tongsuh Petrochemical Corp. Ltd., Toyo Kensa Center Co. Ltd., Wacker Asahikasei Silicone Co. Ltd., ZOLL Circulation Inc., ZOLL Data Systems Inc., ZOLL LifeVest Holdings LLC, and ZOLL Medical.

When was Asahi Kasei founded?

Asahi Kasei was founded in 1931.

What is Asahi Kasei's official website?

The official website for Asahi Kasei is www.asahi-kasei.co.jp.

Where are Asahi Kasei's headquarters?

Asahi Kasei is headquartered at 1-1-2 Yurakucho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo M0, 100-0006.

How can I contact Asahi Kasei?

Asahi Kasei's mailing address is 1-1-2 Yurakucho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo M0, 100-0006. The company can be reached via phone at (136) 699-3000 or via fax at 813-6699-3187.

This page was last updated on 1/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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