NSK Ltd.


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Prev close: 1,622
Mar 29, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 551.26M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6471)
Producer Manufacturing
Metal Fabrication
Full time employees: 31,587

Business summary

NSK Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of bearings, automotive products, precision machinery and parts, and mechatronic products. It operates through the following segments: Industrial Machinery, Automotive, and Others. The Industrial Machinery segment produces and sells industrial machinery bearings, ball screws, and linear guides. The Automotive segment manufactures and sells bearings for car and automotive component manufacturers, steering columns, and automatic transmission components. The Others segment deals with the production and sale of steel balls, machineries, and systemized products such as photo-fabrication exposure equipment. The company was founded by Korekiyo Takahashi and Takehiko Yamaguchi in February 1914 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 975,319M
Gross profit 215,899M
Operating income 89,525M
Income before tax 82,468M
Net income 65,719M
EBITDA 132,573M
Diluted EPS 121.3
Dividends per share 34
Total assets 1,032.37B
Total liabilities 553,503M
Total equity 454,661M
Operating cash flow 108,622M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 8,121.95M
Gross profit 1,797.89M
Operating income 745.51M
Income before tax 686.75M
Net income 547.27M
EBITDA 1,103.99M
Diluted EPS 1.01
Dividends per share 0.28
Total assets 9,185.23M
Total liabilities 4,924.62M
Total equity 4,045.20M
Operating cash flow 904.54M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 8.48
ROA 6.09%
ROE 14.34%
Operating margin 9.17%
Profit margin 6.73%

Key executive

  • President & Director: Toshihiro Uchiyama
  • General Manager-Finance & Head-Investor Relations: Adrian Browne
  • Director, GM-Technology & Development: Hirotoshi Aramaki
  • Senior Vice President: Koji Inoue
  • Senior Vice President: Naoki Sugimoto

Share holders

  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(5.0%)
  • Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co. (Investment Portfolio)(5.0%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(4.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(4.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.9%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • NSK Ltd.(3.6%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp.(2.0%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. Pension Fund(1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.6%)


  • Website: http://www.jp.nsk.com
  • Address: Nissei Building, 1-6-3 Osaki, Tokyo, 141-8560, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3779.7111

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