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Producer Manufacturing

Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd.

  • 231.00 JPY
  • -6.00
  • -2.53%
  • Japan
    Oct 12, 2018
  • Ticker
    TKS(7238)
  • Prev. close
    237
  • Market cap (JPY)
    32,230.20M
  • Market cap (USD)
    287.47M
  • Shares
    135.99M

Business Summary

Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of brakes and its components. Its products include brakes for automobiles, industrial machinerys and railway vehicles. It operates through the following geographical segments: Japan, North America, Europe, China, Thailand, and Indonesia. The company was founded by Sanji Osame on January 27, 1929 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue264,921M2,390.28M
Gross Profit28,020M252.81M
Operating income8,130M73.35M
Income before tax4,244M38.29M
Net income782M7.05M
EBITDA20,574M185.63M
Diluted EPS5.850.05
Dividends Per Share00
Total Assets194,346M1,827.41M
Total liabilities162,856M1,531.32M
Total equity27,174M255.51M
Operating cash flow19,354M174.62M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 236,665M 254,157M 281,341M 266,099M 264,921M
Gross Profit 25,113M 22,588M 14,743M 24,849M 28,020M
Operating income 7,728M 3,718M -4,198M 3,994M 8,130M
Income before tax 7,356M -616M -15,495M 2,581M 4,244M
Net income 2,423M -6,095M -19,462M 354M 782M
EBITDA 16,597M 14,671M 9,131M 16,088M 20,574M
Diluted EPS 18.17 -45.83 -146.30 2.65 5.85
Dividends Per Share 10 10 0 0 0
Total Assets 199,198M 225,894M 204,404M 201,790M 194,346M
Total liabilities 138,766M 165,975M 174,301M 172,410M 162,856M
Total equity 52,880M 54,148M 24,046M 25,240M 27,174M
Operating cash flow 18,872M 10,210M 7,516M 14,138M 19,354M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 2,362.59M 2,313.53M 2,342.86M 2,457.33M 2,390.28M
Gross Profit 250.70M 205.61M 122.77M 229.47M 252.81M
Operating income 77.14M 33.84M -34.95M 36.88M 73.35M
Income before tax 73.43M -5.60M -129.03M 23.83M 38.29M
Net income 24.18M -55.48M -162.06M 3.26M 7.05M
EBITDA 165.68M 133.54M 76.03M 148.56M 185.63M
Diluted EPS 0.18 -0.41 -1.21 0.02 0.05
Dividends Per Share 0.09 0.09 0 0 0
Total Assets 1,934.24M 1,883.62M 1,818.62M 1,810.91M 1,827.41M
Total liabilities 1,347.43M 1,383.98M 1,550.78M 1,547.24M 1,531.32M
Total equity 513.47M 451.51M 213.94M 226.50M 255.51M
Operating cash flow 188.39M 92.93M 62.58M 130.55M 174.62M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
PER48.72
ROA0.39%
ROE2.98%
Operating margin3.06%
Profit margin0.29%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Hisataka Nobumoto
  • Chief Financial Officer & Representative Director: Yoshimasa Ogino
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Kazuo Matsumoto
  • Executive Officer: Masaaki Ando
  • Executive Officer: Shigeru Tanaka

Shareholders

  • Toyota Motor Corp. (11.3%)
  • Isuzu Motors Ltd. (8.9%)
  • Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. (2.3%)
  • Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd. (2.0%)
  • Akebono Brake Industry Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.7%)
  • KYB Corp. (1.4%)
  • Marubeni-Itochu Steel, Inc. (1.4%)
  • SECOM Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Jennison Associates LLC (1.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.3%)

Contact Details

Related Companies

  • Akebono Corporation (Guangzhou) Co. Ltd.
  • Akebono Corporation (Suzhou) Co. Ltd.
  • Akebono Brake Mexico SA de CV
  • Akebono Brake (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Akebono Advanced Engineering (UK) Ltd.
  • Akebono Europe GmbH
  • Robert Bosch LLC /Brake Manufacturing Business/
  • Akebono Brake Industry Trust
  • Akebono Brake Iwaki Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
  • Akebono Brake Miharu Seizo KK
  • Alocs Corp.
  • Akebono Europe SAS
  • Akebono Brake Fukushima Seizo KK
  • Akebono Brake Yamagata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
  • Akebono Brake Europe NV
  • Robert Bosch North America LLC
  • PT Akebono Brake Astra Indonesia
  • Akebono Brake Corp.
  • Akebono Brake Sanyo Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
  • Akebono Brake Industry Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Competitors

  • Continental AG
  • Rassini, S.A.B. de C.V. Class A
Last Updated on 12 Oct, 2018

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