Canon, Inc. American Depositary Shares (CAJ) Company Bio
Canon Inc. manufactures and sells office multifunction devices, plain paper copying machines, laser printers, inkjet printers, cameras, and lithography equipment. The company was founded in 1933 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.
CAJ Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for CAJ, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Canon Inc ranked in the 91th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 2357% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Canon Inc ended up being:
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.01 years, is -0.17% -- higher than only 11.56% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
As a business, CAJ is generating more cash flow than 99.77% of positive cash flow stocks in the Industrials.
CAJ's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 28.85% of tickers in our DCF set.
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