Japan Tobacco Stock Forecast, Price & News

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(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume11,788 shs
Average Volume35,594 shs
Market Capitalization$34.88 billion
P/E Ratio11.04
Dividend Yield5.23%
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About Japan Tobacco

Japan Tobacco Inc., a tobacco company, manufactures and sells tobacco products, prescription drugs, and processed foods in Japan and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Tobacco, International Tobacco, Pharmaceutical, and Processed Food. It offers tobacco products, such as cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, oral tobacco, waterpipe tobacco, kretek, and fine cut products under the Winston, Camel, MEVIUS, Seven Stars, Natural American Spirit, and LD brands. The company also provides reduced-risk products, including tobacco-infused vapor and heated tobacco products, E-Vapor products, etc. under the Ploom, Logic, Ploom TECH, Ploom TECH+, and Ploom S brands. In addition, it researches and develops, manufactures, and sells prescription drugs in the fields of metabolic, viral infection, and autoimmune/inflammatory diseases. Further, the company provides staple food products, such as frozen noodles and okonomiyaki, frozen and packed cooked rice, and frozen baked bread; ambient processed foods; bakery products; and seasonings, including yeast extracts and oyster sauce. Japan Tobacco Inc. was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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1.77 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

115th out of 330 stocks

Private Households Industry

37th out of 384 stocks

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Japan Tobacco (OTCMKTS:JAPAY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Japan Tobacco a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Japan Tobacco in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Japan Tobacco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in JAPAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Are investors shorting Japan Tobacco?

Japan Tobacco saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,800 shares, a decrease of 74.6% from the June 30th total of 22,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 79,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days.
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How were Japan Tobacco's earnings last quarter?

Japan Tobacco Inc. (OTCMKTS:JAPAY) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 9th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.14. The business had revenue of $4.79 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.62 billion. Japan Tobacco had a net margin of 15.86% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.03%.
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How has Japan Tobacco's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Japan Tobacco's stock was trading at $9.82 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JAPAY shares have increased by 0.1% and is now trading at $9.83.
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Is Japan Tobacco a good dividend stock?

Japan Tobacco pays an annual dividend of $0.51 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.23%. JAPAY has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Japan Tobacco is 62.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Japan Tobacco will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.30% next year. This indicates that Japan Tobacco will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Japan Tobacco's key executives?

Japan Tobacco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Masamichi Terabatake, Pres, CEO, Pres of Tobacco Bus. & Representative Director (Age 56, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Naohiro Minami, Exec. VP, CFO & Representative Director (Age 57)
  • Dinesh Babu Thotakura, Gen. Mang. of Media & Investor Relations Division
  • Mr. Kazuhito Yamashita, Sr. VP, Chief Sustainability Officer of Compliance & Gen. Affairs and Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Junichi Fukuchi, Chief Exec. Officer of Japanese Tobacco Bus. - Tobacco Bus. Planning - Tobacco Bus.
  • Mr. Muneaki Fujimoto, Sr. VP & Pres of Pharmaceutical Bus.
  • Mr. Kiyohide Hirowatari, Exec. VP & Representative Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Shigenori Ohkawa, Sr. VP & Head of Central Pharmaceutical Research Institute - Pharmaceutical Bus.
  • Mr. Yuki Maeda, Sr. VP & CFO of Japanese Tobacco Bus. - Tobacco Bus.
  • Mr. Takehisa Shibayama, Sr. VP

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What is Japan Tobacco's stock symbol?

Japan Tobacco trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "JAPAY."

How do I buy shares of Japan Tobacco?

Shares of JAPAY 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 Japan Tobacco's stock price today?

One share of JAPAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.83.

How much money does Japan Tobacco make?

Japan Tobacco has a market capitalization of $34.88 billion and generates $19.61 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.92 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.82 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Japan Tobacco have?

Japan Tobacco employs 61,975 workers across the globe.

When was Japan Tobacco founded?

Japan Tobacco was founded in 1999.

What is Japan Tobacco's official website?

The official website for Japan Tobacco is www.jt.com.

Where are Japan Tobacco's headquarters?

Japan Tobacco is headquartered at 2-1 TORANOMON 2-CHOME, TOKYO M0, 105-8422.

How can I contact Japan Tobacco?

Japan Tobacco's mailing address is 2-1 TORANOMON 2-CHOME, TOKYO M0, 105-8422. The company can be reached via phone at 8103-35823111.

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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