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Asahi Kasei Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.22 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.99
50-Day Range
MA: $17.57
52-Week Range
Now: $17.99
Volume32,020 shs
Average Volume36,282 shs
Market Capitalization$12.54 billion
P/E Ratio12.94
Dividend Yield2.45%
Asahi Kasei Corporation manufactures, processes, and sells chemical products in Japan and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Material, Homes, and Health Care. It offers elastic polyurethane filament, cupro fiber, nonwoven fabric, and nylon 66 filament products. The company also provides petrochemical products, such as styrene, acrylonitrile, polyethylene, and polystyrene; performance polymer products, including synthetic rubber and engineering plastics; and performance material and consumable products, such as coating materials, microcrystalline cellulose, explosives, explosion-bonded metal clad, hollow-fiber filtration membranes, ion-exchange membranes, electronic materials, food wrapping film, and plastic films, sheets, and foams, as well as lithium-ion battery and lead-acid battery separators, and electronic devices. In addition, the company constructs unit homes and apartment buildings; operates real estate and remodeling businesses; and offers financial and other services. Further, it provides autoclaved aerated concrete panels, insulation panels, foundation systems, and structural components; pharmaceuticals and diagnostic reagents; artificial kidneys, therapeutic apheresis devices, and virus removal filters; and defibrillators and temperature management systems. Additionally, it offers plant and environmental engineering, research and analysis, and employment agency/staffing services. Asahi Kasei Corporation was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:AHKSY



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.76 billion
Cash Flow$3.33 per share
Book Value$18.26 per share


Net Income$956.16 million


Market Cap$12.54 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
+0.04 (+0.22 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Asahi Kasei's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Asahi Kasei's stock was trading at $14.81 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AHKSY stock has increased by 21.5% and is now trading at $17.9925.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Asahi Kasei?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Asahi Kasei in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Asahi Kasei's next earnings date?

Asahi Kasei is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
View our earnings forecast for Asahi Kasei

How were Asahi Kasei's earnings last quarter?

Asahi Kasei Co. (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $4.23 billion during the quarter. Asahi Kasei had a net margin of 4.96% and a return on equity of 9.73%.
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Are investors shorting Asahi Kasei?

Asahi Kasei saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 17,800 shares, a drop of 14.8% from the September 15th total of 20,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 50,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days.
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Who are some of Asahi Kasei's key competitors?

Who are Asahi Kasei's key executives?

Asahi Kasei's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Hideki Kobori, Pres, Presial Exec. Officer & Representative Director
  • Mr. Yutaka Shibata, CFO & Director
  • Futoshi Hamamoto, Gen. Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Dr. Shigeki Takayama, Vice-Presial Exec. Officer & Representative Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Shuichi Sakamoto, Primary Exec. Officer & Director

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Asahi Kasei's stock price today?

One share of AHKSY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.99.

How big of a company is Asahi Kasei?

Asahi Kasei has a market capitalization of $12.54 billion and generates $19.76 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $956.16 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.74 on an earnings per share basis. Asahi Kasei employs 40,689 workers across the globe.

What is Asahi Kasei's official website?

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

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 813-6699-3008.

This page was last updated on 10/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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