Denka Co., Ltd.


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Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 465.95M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4061)
Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty
Full time employees: 5,788

Business summary

Denka Co., Ltd. engages in the chemical manufacturing business that includes organic, inorganic, and electronic materials, processed resin products, and pharmaceuticals. It operates through the following segments: Elastomers and Performance Plastics, Infrastructure and Inorganic Materials, Electronics and Innovative Products, Life Science and Environment Products, and Others. The Elastomers and Performance Plastics segment provides styrene-based resins, acetylene-based organic chemicals, and chemical products. The Infrastructure and Inorganic Materials segment offers fertilizers, inorganic chemicals, cement, and special cement additives. The Electronics and Innovative Products segment handles thermal emission components, fused silica filler, ceramic moldings, and electronic component transfer materials. The Life Science and Environment Products segment deals with food packaging materials, electrical insulation tape, plastic rain gutters, and join function improvement agent. The Others segment handles plant engineering and trading businesses. The company was founded by Tsuneichi Fujiyama on May 1, 1915 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 369,853M
Gross profit 93,920M
Operating income 30,634M
Income before tax 25,174M
Net income 19,472M
EBITDA 53,875M
Diluted EPS 42.94
Dividends per share 13
Total assets 443,864M
Total liabilities 227,793M
Total equity 211,735M
Operating cash flow 44,014M

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Revenue 3,079.94M
Gross profit 782.11M
Operating income 255.10M
Income before tax 209.63M
Net income 162.15M
EBITDA 448.64M
Diluted EPS 0.35
Dividends per share 0.10
Total assets 3,949.14M
Total liabilities 2,026.71M
Total equity 1,883.84M
Operating cash flow 366.52M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 10.78
ROA 4.37%
ROE 9.26%
Operating margin 8.28%
Profit margin 5.26%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Shinsuke Yoshitaka
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Technology: Tetsuya Shinmura
  • Director & Chief Compliance Officer: Kenji Nakano
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Mitsukuni Ayabe
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Hideyuki Udagawa

Share holders

  • Denka Co., Ltd.(5.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.8%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.9%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(3.4%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives(2.9%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(2.5%)
  • Thompson, Siegel & Walmsley LLC(2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.8%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, 2-1-1 Nihonbashi Muro-machi, Tokyo, 103-8338, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5290.5055

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