YASKAWA Electric Corp.


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Prev close: 2,130
Apr 27, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 266.69M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6506)
Electronic Technology
Electronic Equipment/Instruments
Full time employees: 11,450

Business summary

YASKAWA Electric Corp. engages in the manufacture, sale, installation, and maintenance of systems control and industrial products. It operates through the following segments: Motion Control, Robotics, System Engineering, and Others. The Motion Control provides servo motors, controllers, and alternating current drives. The Robotics segment offers automation of various industrial processes including arc welding, spot welding, painting, assembly, and handling for the automobile, electrical equipment, and semiconductor markets. The System Engineering segment provides engineering solutions for iron and steel plants such as blast furnaces and continuous casting equipment. The Others segment includes information-related products, software processing and related services, office automation devices, and distribution services. The company was founded on July 16, 1915 and is headquartered in Kitakyushu, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

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  • US Dollar
Revenue 411,260M
Gross profit 126,988M
Operating income 36,730M
Income before tax 35,202M
Net income 22,365M
EBITDA 51,025M
Diluted EPS 84.11
Dividends per share 20
Total assets 373,533M
Total liabilities 189,632M
Total equity 181,281M
Operating cash flow 31,954M

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Revenue 3,424.76M
Gross profit 1,057.49M
Operating income 305.86M
Income before tax 293.14M
Net income 186.24M
EBITDA 424.90M
Diluted EPS 0.70
Dividends per share 0.16
Total assets 3,323.39M
Total liabilities 1,687.19M
Total equity 1,612.89M
Operating cash flow 266.09M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 14.73
ROA 5.87%
ROE 12.68%
Operating margin 8.93%
Profit margin 5.43%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Hiroshi Ogasawara
  • Director, General Manager-Operations & Production: Yoshikatsu Minami
  • Representative Director & Head-Administration: Shuji Murakami
  • Director, Executive Officer & Manager-Accounting: Yuji Nakayama
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Marketing: Koichi Takamiya

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.4%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.4%)
  • Nissay Asset Management Corp.(3.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(3.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Pension Fund(2.9%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(2.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.5%)
  • Bank of Fukuoka Pension Fund(2.3%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.0%)


  • Website: http://www.yaskawa.co.jp
  • Address: 2-1 Kurosakishiroishi, Yahatanishi-Ku, Kitakyushu, 806-0004, Japan
  • Phone: +81.93.645.8801

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