Sharp Corp.


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Apr 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 4,994.53M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6753)
Consumer Durables
Full time employees: 43,511

Business summary

Sharp Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of electronic components and consumer electronic products. It operates through the following segments: Consumer Electronics, Energy Solutions, Business Solutions, Electronic Device, and Display Device. The Consumer Electronics segment produces television sets, disc recorders, tablet terminals, home appliances, electric heating equipment, beauty equipment, and network control units. The Energy Solutions segment deals with solar cells and storage batteries. The Business Solutions segment offers electronic registers, business projectors, various software, digital multifunction machines, and factory automation equipment. The Electronic Device segment includes camera modules, semiconductor lasers, optical sensors, analog integrated circuits, high frequency components, and light emitting diodes. The Display Device segment offers liquid crystal displays. The company was founded by Tokuji Hayakawa on September 15, 1912 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

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  • US Dollar
Revenue 2,461.58B
Gross profit 333,309M
Operating income -161,967M
Income before tax -231,122M
Net income -255,972M
EBITDA -83,436M
Diluted EPS -154.64
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 1,570.67B
Total liabilities 1,601.88B
Total equity -43,050M
Operating cash flow -18,866M

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Revenue 20,498.84M
Gross profit 2,775.62M
Operating income -1,348.77M
Income before tax -1,924.66M
Net income -2,131.60M
EBITDA -694.81M
Diluted EPS -1.28
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 13,974.57M
Total liabilities 14,252.26M
Total equity -383.02M
Operating cash flow -157.10M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER --
ROA -14.49%
ROE --
Operating margin -6.57%
Profit margin -10.39%

Key executive

  • President & Chief Executive Officer: Cheng Wu Tai
  • Director, EVP, GM-Accounting & Finance: Katsuaki Nomura
  • Executive Officer, GM-Research & Development: Mototaka Taneya
  • Executive Officer, Head-Quality & Environment: Nobuyuki Taniguchi
  • Executive Officer: Toshiyuki Osawa

Share holders

  • Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.(44.4%)
  • Foxconn Technology Co., Ltd.(12.9%)
  • Winner City Group Ltd.(8.4%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(1.0%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(0.9%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(0.9%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(0.9%)
  • Makita Corp.(0.7%)
  • Sharp Employee Stock Ownership Plan(0.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(0.6%)


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  • Address: 1 Takumi-cho, Sakai-Ku, Sakai, 590-8522, Japan
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