OTCMKTS:AHKSY - ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$21.2650 -0.39 (-1.80 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 07:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$21.6550
Today's Range$21.17 - $21.59
52-Week Range$20.47 - $30.9999
Volume21,882 shs
Average Volume29,862 shs
Market Capitalization$15.19 billion
P/E Ratio9.49
Dividend Yield1.24%
Asahi Kasei Corporation primarily manufactures, processes, and sells chemical products in Japan and internationally. The company offers caustic soda, chemical fertilizers, nitric acid, ammonia, acrylonitrile, methyl methacrylate, styrene, adipic acid, hexamethylene diamine, AH salt, propionitrile, sodium cyanide, methacrylonitrile, cyclohexyl methacrylate, cyclohexanol, cyclohexane, and cyclohexene; polymers and sheets; chemical intermediates; additives; membranes and systems; clads and anchors; optical and printing materials; electronic materials; polymers; synthetic rubber and elastomers; consumables; cleaners; and packaging products. It is also involved in the construction of homes and apartments; management of rental units and condominiums; brokerage of used homes; remodeling; and mortgage financing. In addition, the company provides prescription drugs and diagnostic reagents; dialyzers, therapeutic apheresis and CRRTs, leukocyte reduction filters, and virus removal filters; defibrillators, AEDs, automated CPRs, fluid resuscitation pump, temperature management products, and data solutions, as well as lithium-ion battery and lead-acid battery separators, and electronic devices. Further, it offers cupro fiber, lining fabric, stretch fiber, spunbond nonwoven, cupro nonwoven fabric, microfiber suede, oil-water separator, deodorizing nonwoven, heat-press formable thermoplastic nonwoven, noise suppression sheet, filament, flame-resistant fiber, honeycomb fabric, cellulose nanobead, and elastic electric wire products. Additionally, the company provides aerated concrete products, foundation systems, insulation materials, and structural components; and engineering and employment agency services, as well as speech recognition middleware and UVC LED products. Asahi Kasei Corporation was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange OTCMKTS
Industry Chemicals & allied products
SectorBasic Materials
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:AHKSY


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.12
Current Ratio1.57
Quick Ratio0.95


Trailing P/E Ratio9.49
Forward P/E Ratio9.33
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.44 billion
Price / Sales0.81
Cash Flow$3.6227 per share
Price / Cash5.87
Book Value$16.75 per share
Price / Book1.27


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.24
Net Income$1.53 billion
Net Margins8.43%
Return on Equity13.26%
Return on Assets7.30%


Outstanding Shares701,310,000
Market Cap$15.19 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's stock symbol?

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "AHKSY."

When is ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's next earnings date?

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR.

Has ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AHKSY stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's key competitors?

Who are ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's key executives?

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Hideki Kobori, Pres, Presial Exec. Officer and Representative Director
  • Mr. Masafumi Nakao, Vice-Presial Exec. Officer and Representative Director
  • Dr. Ichiro Oyama M.D., Chief Industrial Physician
  • Mr. Satura Tamura, Pres & Representative Director of Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corp
  • Mr. Kazyoshi Hori, Pres of Asahi Kasei Pharma Corp and Representative Director of Asahi Kasei Pharma Corp

How do I buy shares of ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR?

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's stock price today?

One share of AHKSY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.2650.

How big of a company is ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR?

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR has a market capitalization of $15.19 billion and generates $18.44 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.53 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.24 on an earnings per share basis.

What is ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's official website?

The official website for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR is http://www.asahi-kasei.co.jp/asahi/en.

How can I contact ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR?

ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR's mailing address is 1-105 Kanda Jinbocho, Tokyo M0, 101-8101. The company can be reached via phone at 813-3296-3000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR (OTCMKTS AHKSY)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  215
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ASAHI KASEI Cor/ADR and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AHKSY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AHKSY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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