NGK Insulators, Ltd.


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Mar 29, 2017
Prev close: 2,511
Mar 29, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 327.56M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(5333)
Producer Manufacturing
Electrical Products
Full time employees: 16,657

Business summary

NGK Insulators, Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of electric power-related equipment, industrial ceramics, and beryllium copper products. It operates through the following segments: Power, Ceramics, and Electronics. The Power segment manufactures and sells power insulators, devices, and sodium sulfur batteries. The Ceramics segment produces and sells automotive and industrial ceramics, industrial heating systems, and refractory materials. The Electronics segment manufactures and merchandises beryllium copper products, ceramics for industrial electronics and semiconductor manufacturing, electronic components, and molds. The company was founded on May 5, 1919 and is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 435,797M
Gross profit 156,138M
Operating income 80,898M
Income before tax 70,584M
Net income 53,316M
EBITDA 108,263M
Diluted EPS 162.97
Dividends per share 38
Total assets 711,897M
Total liabilities 293,925M
Total equity 407,620M
Operating cash flow 59,445M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 3,629.09M
Gross profit 1,300.23M
Operating income 673.67M
Income before tax 587.78M
Net income 443.98M
EBITDA 901.55M
Diluted EPS 1.35
Dividends per share 0.31
Total assets 6,333.88M
Total liabilities 2,615.10M
Total equity 3,626.67M
Operating cash flow 495.02M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 12.73
ROA 7.54%
ROE 13.31%
Operating margin 18.56%
Profit margin 12.23%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Taku Oshima
  • Director, GM-Tokyo, Head-Finance & Purchasing: Susumu Sakabe
  • Representative Director, Vice President, GM-R&D: Yukihisa Takeuchi
  • Manager-Information Systems: Hirofumi Matsuyama
  • Director, Head-Legal Affairs & Global Compliance: Nobumitsu Saji

Share holders

  • Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc.(6.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.9%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(5.7%)
  • Artisan Partners LP(3.5%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(3.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.5%)
  • Nissay Asset Management Corp.(2.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.8%)
  • NGK Insulators, Ltd.(1.8%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 2-56 Suda-cho, Mizuho-Ku, Nagoya, 467-8530, Japan
  • Phone: +81.52.872.7181

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