OTCMKTS:AHKSY

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$22.43
Now: $22.52
$22.62
50-Day Range
$21.52
MA: $23.00
$24.96
52-Week Range
$12.66
Now: $22.52
$25.13
Volume24,725 shs
Average Volume62,140 shs
Market Capitalization$15.70 billion
P/E Ratio20.11
Dividend Yield2.12%
Beta0.96

Competitors

Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) Vs. RDSMY, FMC, JMPLY, OLN, HUN, and ASH

Should you be buying AHKSY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "chemicals & allied products" are considered alternatives and competitors to Asahi Kasei, including Koninklijke DSM (RDSMY), FMC (FMC), Johnson Matthey (JMPLY), Olin (OLN), Huntsman (HUN), and Ashland Global (ASH).

Koninklijke DSM (OTCMKTS:RDSMY) and Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Koninklijke DSM and Asahi Kasei's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Koninklijke DSM$10.09 billion3.18$848.96 million$1.3034.04
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than Koninklijke DSM. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Koninklijke DSM, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Koninklijke DSM pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Koninklijke DSM pays out 29.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Asahi Kasei is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Koninklijke DSM and Asahi Kasei, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Koninklijke DSM21602.44
Asahi Kasei01013.00

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.1% of Koninklijke DSM shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Koninklijke DSM has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its stock price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Koninklijke DSM and Asahi Kasei's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Koninklijke DSM6.66%9.81%5.27%
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%

Summary

Asahi Kasei beats Koninklijke DSM on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

FMC (NYSE:FMC) and Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares FMC and Asahi Kasei's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FMC$4.61 billion3.16$477.40 million$6.0918.46
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than FMC. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than FMC, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

FMC pays an annual dividend of $1.92 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. FMC pays out 31.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. FMC has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Asahi Kasei is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for FMC and Asahi Kasei, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
FMC031202.80
Asahi Kasei01013.00

FMC presently has a consensus target price of $126.2308, indicating a potential upside of 12.30%. Given FMC's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe FMC is more favorable than Asahi Kasei.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

87.4% of FMC shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of FMC shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

FMC has a beta of 1, indicating that its share price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, indicating that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares FMC and Asahi Kasei's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
FMC10.64%30.81%8.57%
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%

Summary

FMC beats Asahi Kasei on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Johnson Matthey (OTCMKTS:JMPLY) and Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Johnson Matthey and Asahi Kasei's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Johnson Matthey$18.53 billion0.45$324.21 million$5.0717.16
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than Johnson Matthey. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Johnson Matthey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Johnson Matthey pays an annual dividend of $1.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Johnson Matthey pays out 20.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Johnson Matthey and Asahi Kasei, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Johnson Matthey34502.17
Asahi Kasei01013.00

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.0% of Johnson Matthey shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Johnson Matthey has a beta of 1.58, indicating that its share price is 58% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, indicating that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Johnson Matthey and Asahi Kasei's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Johnson MattheyN/AN/AN/A
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%

Summary

Asahi Kasei beats Johnson Matthey on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) and Olin (NYSE:OLN) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Olin has a beta of 1.22, meaning that its stock price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Olin's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94
Olin$6.11 billion1.07$-11,300,000.00$0.6068.38

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than Olin. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Olin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.7% of Olin shares are held by institutional investors. 11.7% of Olin shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Olin pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Olin pays out 133.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Olin has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Asahi Kasei is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Asahi Kasei and Olin, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Asahi Kasei01013.00
Olin05602.55

Olin has a consensus price target of $38.6154, indicating a potential downside of 5.88%. Given Olin's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Olin is more favorable than Asahi Kasei.

Profitability

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Olin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%
Olin-18.47%-9.98%-2.34%

Summary

Asahi Kasei beats Olin on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) and Huntsman (NYSE:HUN) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Huntsman has a beta of 1.54, meaning that its stock price is 54% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Huntsman's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94
Huntsman$6.80 billion0.94$562 million$1.5318.81

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than Huntsman. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Huntsman, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.3% of Huntsman shares are held by institutional investors. 5.4% of Huntsman shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Huntsman pays an annual dividend of $0.65 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Huntsman pays out 42.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Huntsman has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Huntsman is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Asahi Kasei and Huntsman, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Asahi Kasei01013.00
Huntsman021212.93

Huntsman has a consensus price target of $28.5625, indicating a potential downside of 0.76%. Given Huntsman's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Huntsman is more favorable than Asahi Kasei.

Profitability

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Huntsman's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%
Huntsman16.55%5.27%2.06%

Summary

Huntsman beats Asahi Kasei on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Asahi Kasei (OTCMKTS:AHKSY) and Ashland Global (NYSE:ASH) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Asahi Kasei and Ashland Global, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Asahi Kasei01013.00
Ashland Global01702.88

Ashland Global has a consensus price target of $91.00, indicating a potential upside of 2.14%. Given Ashland Global's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Ashland Global is more favorable than Asahi Kasei.

Volatility and Risk

Asahi Kasei has a beta of 0.96, meaning that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ashland Global has a beta of 1.35, meaning that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Ashland Global's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Asahi Kasei$19.76 billion0.79$956.16 million$1.7412.94
Ashland Global$2.33 billion2.32$-508,000,000.00$2.8031.82

Asahi Kasei has higher revenue and earnings than Ashland Global. Asahi Kasei is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ashland Global, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

0.1% of Asahi Kasei shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Ashland Global shares are held by institutional investors. 10.1% of Ashland Global shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Asahi Kasei pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Ashland Global pays an annual dividend of $1.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Asahi Kasei pays out 27.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Ashland Global pays out 39.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Ashland Global has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Asahi Kasei is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Asahi Kasei and Ashland Global's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Asahi Kasei4.05%8.80%4.44%
Ashland Global-21.84%5.40%2.43%

Summary

Asahi Kasei beats Ashland Global on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


Asahi Kasei Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Koninklijke DSM logo
RDSMY
Koninklijke DSM
1.2$44.25-0.9%$32.11 billion$10.09 billion48.10
FMC logo
FMC
FMC
2.1$112.40-0.5%$14.56 billion$4.61 billion29.42
Johnson Matthey logo
JMPLY
Johnson Matthey
1.4$86.99-0.9%$8.42 billion$18.53 billion17.16
Olin logo
OLN
Olin
1.5$41.03-3.1%$6.51 billion$6.11 billion-6.38Analyst Report
Huntsman logo
HUN
Huntsman
2.3$28.78-2.5%$6.38 billion$6.80 billion6.48
Ashland Global logo
ASH
Ashland Global
1.8$89.09-0.3%$5.40 billion$2.33 billion-10.61Analyst Downgrade
The Chemours logo
CC
The Chemours
1.9$29.02-4.0%$4.79 billion$5.53 billion-40.30
W. R. Grace & Co. logo
GRA
W. R. Grace & Co.
2.0$62.42-0.4%$4.13 billion$1.96 billion297.24
Showa Denko K.K. logo
SHWDY
Showa Denko K.K.
0.5$27.76-0.0%$4.05 billion$8.27 billion-6.44News Coverage
Kuraray logo
KURRY
Kuraray
0.9$34.15-0.0%$4.04 billion$5.26 billion-72.65
Balchem logo
BCPC
Balchem
1.8$121.19-0.1%$3.93 billion$643.71 million47.53
Univar Solutions logo
UNVR
Univar Solutions
1.1$22.89-1.7%$3.88 billion$9.29 billion127.17
Ingevity logo
NGVT
Ingevity
1.7$71.26-0.3%$3.06 billion$1.29 billion16.53
Innospec logo
IOSP
Innospec
1.8$103.01-0.5%$2.53 billion$1.51 billion69.13
Livent logo
LTHM
Livent
1.1$16.75-1.8%$2.46 billion$388.40 million-186.11
PQ Group logo
PQG
PQ Group
1.5$16.67-0.1%$2.28 billion$1.57 billion52.10
GCP Applied Technologies logo
GCP
GCP Applied Technologies
1.5$25.36-0.2%$1.86 billion$1.01 billion17.61
Hawkins logo
HWKN
Hawkins
2.0$33.12-0.5%$702.87 million$540.20 million10.55
Loop Industries logo
LOOP
Loop Industries
1.4$8.32-0.4%$352.88 millionN/A-19.81News Coverage
Liquidmetal Technologies logo
LQMT
Liquidmetal Technologies
0.8$0.09-0.0%$82.30 million$1.37 million0.00Gap Down
GURE
Gulf Resources
0.6$5.33-4.5%$53.29 million$10.60 million0.00High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
ESP Resources logo
ESPIQ
ESP Resources
0.0$0.01-2.0%$2.64 millionN/A0.00Gap Up
GETG
Green Earth Technologies
0.5$0.00-0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
ISON
Isonics
0.0$0.00-11.1%$0.00N/A0.00Gap Down
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