Nikon Corp.


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Prev close: 1,855
Jun 27, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 400.87M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(7731)
Consumer Durables
Full time employees: --

Business summary

Nikon Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of optical instruments. It operates through the following segments: Precision Equipment, Imaging Products, Instruments, and Others. The Precision Equipment segment covers products and services related to integrated circuit and liquid crystal display steppers. The Imaging Products segment manufactures and sells imaging products and peripherals such as digital single-lens reflex cameras, compact digital cameras, and interchangeable camera lenses. The Instruments segment offers microscopes, measuring, and inspection equipment. The Others segment includes glass, sport optics, and customized products. The company was founded by Koyata Iwasaki on July 25, 1917 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 748,891M
Gross profit 304,913M
Operating income 50,981M
Income before tax -2,478M
Net income -7,107M
EBITDA 86,491M
Diluted EPS -17.94
Dividends per share 16
Total assets 997,203M
Total liabilities 474,501M
Total equity 522,063M
Operating cash flow 94,830M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 6,915.76M
Gross profit 2,815.77M
Operating income 470.79M
Income before tax -22.88M
Net income -65.63M
EBITDA 798.71M
Diluted EPS -0.16
Dividends per share 0.14
Total assets 8,949.14M
Total liabilities 4,258.28M
Total equity 4,685.12M
Operating cash flow 875.72M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER --
ROA -0.73%
ROE -1.33%
Operating margin 6.80%
Profit margin -0.94%

Key executive

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Kazuo Ushida
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Operations: Tsuneyoshi Kon
  • CFO, Director, Executive VP & Head-Accounting: Masashi Oka
  • Director & General Manager-Core Technology: Hiroshi Ohki
  • Executive Officer: Toru Iwaoka

Share holders

  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(4.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.4%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(3.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.3%)
  • Mebuki Financial Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(1.6%)


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  • Address: Shinagawa Intercity Tower C, 2-15-3 Konan, Tokyo, 108-6290, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6433.3600

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