Sumitomo Corp.


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Apr 27, 2017
Prev close: 1,478.5
Apr 27, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,250.60M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(8053)
Distribution Services
Wholesale Distributors
Full time employees: 66,860

Business summary

Sumitomo Corp. engages in the provision of trade services. It operates through the following segments: Metal Products; Transportation and Construction Systems; Environment and Infrastructure; Media, Network, and Lifestyle Related Goods and Services; and Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical, and Electronics. The Metal Products segment involves trade of metal products, including steel sheets, tubular products, and other products, as well as non-ferrous metals such as aluminum and titanium. The Transportation and Construction Systems segment deals with the automobile, ship, aircraft, rail, other transportation equipment, and construction equipment businesses. The Environment and Infrastructure segment works on infrastructure businesses in a variety of fields, including electric power (including renewable power generation), water, power plant, plant machinery and facilities, batteries, logistics, and insurance. The Media, Network, and Lifestyle Related Goods and Services segment engages in the business areas of media, network, lifestyle and retail, food, materials and supplies, construction, and real estate. The Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical, and Electronics segment develops businesses in the fields of mineral resources, energy, basic chemicals, electronics, and life sciences. The company was founded on December 24, 1919 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

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  • US Dollar
Revenue 4,010.80B
Gross profit 871,347M
Operating income 131,333M
Income before tax 193,931M
Net income 74,546M
EBITDA 251,792M
Diluted EPS 59.69
Dividends per share 50
Total assets 7,817.81B
Total liabilities 5,425.87B
Total equity 2,251.50B
Operating cash flow 599,708M

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Revenue 33,399.93M
Gross profit 7,256.12M
Operating income 1,093.67M
Income before tax 1,614.95M
Net income 620.78M
EBITDA 2,096.79M
Diluted EPS 0.49
Dividends per share 0.41
Total assets 69,556.63M
Total liabilities 48,275.03M
Total equity 20,032.10M
Operating cash flow 4,994.05M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 18.72
ROA 0.88%
ROE 3.15%
Operating margin 3.27%
Profit margin 1.85%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Kuniharu Nakamura
  • CFO, Representative Director & Head-Accounting: Koichi Takahata
  • Representative Director, VP & Executive Officer: Naoki Hidaka
  • Executive Officer & GM-Second Resources: Tsuyoshi Oikawa
  • Executive Officer: Atsushi Shinohara

Share holders

  • Liberty Global Plc(3.6%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(2.4%)
  • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.(2.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc.(1.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.3%)
  • Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc.(1.2%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.0%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Harumi Island Triton Square Office, 1-8-11 Harumi, Tokyo, 104-8610, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5166.5000

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