Panasonic Corp.


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Apr 21, 2017
Prev close: 1,265.5
Apr 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 2,453.05M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6752)
Consumer Durables
Full time employees: 249,520

Business summary

Panasonic Corp. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of electrical products. It operates through the following segments: Appliances, Eco Solutions, Audio Visual Computer (AVC) Networks, Automotive and Industrial Systems, and Others. The Appliances segment develops and manufactures white goods such as vacuum cleaner, washing machine, refrigerator, and air conditioner; as well as health and beauty products. The Eco Solutions segment handles development, manufacture and sale of lighting fixtures and electric lamps including LED lighting, solar photovoltaic systems, wiring devices, interior furnishing materials, water-related products, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment, air purifiers, and others. The AVC Networks segment sells liquid crystal display televisions, aircraft in-flight entertainment systems, personal computers, digital cameras, projectors, home audio equipment, video equipment, mobile phones, surveillance cameras, internet protocol-related equipment, social infrastructure systems equipment, and others. The Automotive and Industrial System segment develops, manufactures, sells and provide services for car-use-multimedia-related equipment, electrical components, lithium-ion batteries, storage batteries, dry batteries, electronic components, electronic materials, automation controls, semiconductors, optical devices, electronic-components-mounting machines, welding equipment, bicycles, and others. The Others segment deal with detached housing, rental apartment housing, land and buildings for sale, home remodeling, imported materials and components, and others. The company was founded by Konosuke Matsushita on March 7, 1918 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 7,553.71B
Gross profit 2,212.95B
Operating income 414,941M
Income before tax 217,048M
Net income 193,256M
EBITDA 689,702M
Diluted EPS 83.39
Dividends per share 25
Total assets 5,596.98B
Total liabilities 3,742.66B
Total equity 1,705.05B
Operating cash flow 398,680M

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Revenue 62,903.45M
Gross profit 18,428.30M
Operating income 3,455.41M
Income before tax 1,807.46M
Net income 1,609.33M
EBITDA 5,743.48M
Diluted EPS 0.69
Dividends per share 0.20
Total assets 49,797.42M
Total liabilities 33,299.23M
Total equity 15,170.21M
Operating cash flow 3,320.00M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 12.39
ROA 3.34%
ROE 10.95%
Operating margin 5.49%
Profit margin 2.55%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Kazuhiro Tsuga
  • Senior Managing Representative Director: Hideaki Kawai
  • Senior Managing Representative Director: Yoshiyuki Miyabe
  • Executive Officer & Head-Information Systems: Makoto Ishii
  • Representative Director, Vice President & Head-CS: Kazunori Takami

Share holders

  • Panasonic Corp.(5.3%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(2.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.5%)
  • Dodge & Cox(2.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Panasonic Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.7%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(1.5%)
  • Matsushita Real Estate Co., Ltd.(1.1%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 1006 Oaza Kadoma, Kadoma, 571-8501, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6908.1121

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