BSEFY:OTC-Benesse Holdings, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Education & Training Services | OTC

Last Closing Price

USD 21.38

Change

+0.86 (+4.19)%

Market Cap

USD 1.95B

Volume

2.90K

Average Target Price

N/A
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Benesse Holdings, Inc. provides educational, senior nursing care, and childcare services in Japan and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Education, Global Kodomo Challenge, Nursing Care and Childcare, and Berlitz. The Domestic Education segment engages in the correspondence course business, school and teacher support business, cram and prep school business, English language classes for children business, and other businesses for primary school students to high school students. The Global Kodomo Challenge segment is involved in the correspondence course business in Japan, China, Taiwan, and Indonesia, primarily targeting infants. The Nursing Care and Childcare segment engages in the residential care services business, which include the operation of nursing homes and elderly homes; home helper services business; training courses for nursing care personnel; a staff placement and personnel dispatch company specializing in medical and nursing care personnel; the daycare and afterschool childcare operations business; and other businesses. The Berlitz segment is involved in the language instruction business; the ELS business, which provides educational services, including language training to those who want to study abroad; the worldwide leadership training business; and other businesses. It also offers interpretation and translation services; information and products relating to pregnancy, childbirth, and parenting; lifestyle information and support everyday living through forums for communication with customers; and magazines, websites, and others to help enrich life with pets. The company was formerly known as Benesse Corporation and changed its name to Benesse Holdings, Inc. in 2009. Benesse Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Okayama, Japan.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Education & Training Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -20.37% 29% F 32% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -20.37% 29% F 31% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -23.26% 25% F 29% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -23.26% 25% F 28% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -16.58% 74% C 42% F
Dividend Return 3.45% 50% F 19% F
Total Return -13.13% 74% C 42% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 3.68% N/A N/A 51% F
Dividend Return 0.62% N/A N/A 33% F
Total Return 4.30% N/A N/A 48% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 27.06% N/A N/A 61% D-
Risk Adjusted Return 15.89% N/A N/A 51% F
Market Capitalization 1.95B 100% A+ 74% C
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Education & Training Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 23.59 10% F 31% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.32 33% F 54% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 0.05 29% F 51% F
EV/EBITDA 0.06 100% A+ 84% B
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 0.59% 73% C 48% F
Return on Invested Capital 6.05% 76% C 58% F
Return on Assets 1.90% 70% C- 67% D+
Debt to Equity Ratio 11.92% 50% F 67% D+
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.58 57% F 64% D
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.