Unitika Ltd.


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Apr 27, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 577.56M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(3103)
Process Industries
Full time employees: 3,906

Business summary

Unitika Ltd. engages in the polymer and functional materials business. It operates through the following business segments: Polymer, Functional Material, Fiber, and Others. The Polymer segment manufactures and sells plastic film, resin, and non-woven cloth. The Functional Material segment handles the manufacture and sale of glass fibers. The Fiber segment deals with the manufacture and sale of various fibers such as thread, cotton, and knitted fibers. The Others segment includes environmental business, medical business, lifestyle and wellness, and real estate businesses. The company was founded on June 19, 1889 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 146,474M
Gross profit 31,559M
Operating income 10,450M
Income before tax 4,775M
Net income 6,933M
EBITDA 15,281M
Diluted EPS 5.5
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 219,957M
Total liabilities 182,021M
Total equity 34,598M
Operating cash flow 11,661M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 1,219.75M
Gross profit 262.80M
Operating income 87.02M
Income before tax 39.76M
Net income 57.73M
EBITDA 127.25M
Diluted EPS 0.04
Dividends per share 0
Total assets 1,956.99M
Total liabilities 1,619.47M
Total equity 307.82M
Operating cash flow 97.10M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 5.24
ROA 3.04%
ROE 22.02%
Operating margin 7.13%
Profit margin 4.73%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Hiroyuki Shime
  • Representative Director & Head-Technology: Shuji Ueno
  • Executive Officer: Masahiro Hosoda
  • Executive Officer & Head-Special Procurement: Hirokazu Taketoshi
  • Executive Officer & Investor Relations Contact: Shoji Ishikawa

Share holders

  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.5%)
  • Renaissance Technologies LLC(4.3%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(4.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.6%)
  • Unitika Ltd. Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.8%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.7%)
  • T&D Holdings, Inc.(1.3%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.3%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP(1.2%)


  • Website: http://www.unitika.co.jp
  • Address: Osaka Center Building, 4-1-3 Kyutaro-machi, Osaka, 541-8566, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6281.5695

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