Canon Inc., CAJ is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Business Equipment in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in Japan, Canon Inc., CAJ has a market cap of 38465.49. Since its IPO date on the 3/17/1980, Canon Inc., CAJ performance year to date is -4.58%. Today Canon Inc., CAJ has gained 0.66%, with a current price of 28.94.
Ownership of the company is *TBA for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 1.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 46.90%. Return of assets are at 3.80%, with return on investment at 8.10%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Canon Inc., CAJ is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0. While Total debt/equity is 0.23. With a profit margin of 5.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 49.90%, and operating margin of 7.40%. Canon Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.3, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year Canon Inc., CAJ has seen a EPS growth of -12.00%. A performance for the year of -4.86%. The 52-week high is -7.81%, and the 52-week low is 8.80%. The average volume for Canon Inc., CAJ is 39457.
With a target price of 22.86, can Canon Inc., CAJ reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Canon Inc., CAJ. Canon Inc. has a P/E of 20.22 and a forward P/E of 25.11. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 6.74. Canon Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.24 and 1.35 respectively. For P/cash, Canon Inc. has a value of 7.98, while it is 51.87 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 28.94, Canon Inc. has a dividend yield of 4.91%. We see a return on equity of 6.30%.
Looking more long-term Canon Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 3.00%. In the short-term an EPS growth of -12.06% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -12.00% for this year and for the last five years a 0.20% growth has been seen.