Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.


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Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 793.94M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(5802)
Producer Manufacturing
Electrical Products
Full time employees: 240,865

Business summary

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of electrical wires, cables, and other communication wiring products. It operates through the following business segments: Automotive, Information and Communications, Electronics, Environment and Energy, and Industrial Materials and Others. The Automotive segment supplies wiring harnesses, anti-vibration rubber products, and other automotive parts. The Information and Communications segment offers optical fiber cables, optical fiber fusion splicers, optical data links and other optical components, and access network system products. The Electronics segment provides electronic wires, compound semiconductors, materials for electronic components, and irradiated products. The Environment and Energy segment includes copper wire rods, electric power cables, magnet wires, power systems, and supervisory telecontrol equipment. The Industrial Materials and Others segment consists of special steel wires, cutting tools, diamond and cubic boron nitride tools, and sintered parts. The company was founded in April 1897 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 2,933.08B
Gross profit 593,162M
Operating income 143,476M
Income before tax 154,859M
Net income 91,001M
EBITDA 278,437M
Diluted EPS 114.73
Dividends per share 35
Total assets 2,742.84B
Total liabilities 1,181.55B
Total equity 1,360.53B
Operating cash flow 240,779M

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Revenue 24,425.25M
Gross profit 4,939.54M
Operating income 1,194.79M
Income before tax 1,289.58M
Net income 757.80M
EBITDA 2,318.67M
Diluted EPS 0.95
Dividends per share 0.29
Total assets 24,403.64M
Total liabilities 10,512.55M
Total equity 12,104.97M
Operating cash flow 2,005.08M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 11.93
ROA 3.21%
ROE 6.51%
Operating margin 4.89%
Profit margin 3.10%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Masayoshi Matsumoto
  • Deputy Manager-Finance: Kazuhisa Nitta
  • Managing Director, GM-Research & Development: Junji Ito
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Fumikiyo Uchioke
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Mitsuo Nishida

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(3.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(1.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.5%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.(1.5%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Sumitomo Building, 4-5-33 Kitahama, Osaka, 541-0041, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6220.4141

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