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Electronic Technology

Canon Electronics, Inc.

Business Summary

Canon Electronics, Inc. engages in the development, production, and sale of precision machines, electric and electronic machines and instruments, and information devices and software for computers and communication devices. It operates through the following segments: Components, Electronic Information Device, and Others. The Components segment develops, manufactures and sells components for cameras, including shutter units for single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras and digital cameras, as well as laser scanner units. The Electronic Information Device segment develops, manufactures and sells document scanners and laser printers. The Others segment offers software development and sales and information technology (IT) solutions. The company was founded on May 20, 1954 and is headquartered in Chichibu, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit19,401M147.50M
Operating income8,046M61.17M
Income before tax8,878M67.49M
Net income6,920M52.61M
Diluted EPS169.321.28
Dividends Per Share600.45
Total Assets137,493M1,042.04M
Total liabilities26,194M198.52M
Total equity107,634M815.74M
Operating cash flow4,163M31.65M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021Dec 2022
Revenue 90,767M 89,158M 74,612M 82,614M 96,506M
Gross Profit 19,883M 18,297M 16,272M 17,806M 19,401M
Operating income 9,506M 8,082M 5,605M 6,346M 8,046M
Income before tax 9,587M 7,965M 5,454M 7,073M 8,878M
Net income 7,106M 6,116M 4,413M 5,391M 6,920M
EBITDA 12,257M 10,612M 8,555M 9,594M 11,699M
Diluted EPS 174.10 149.80 108.02 131.97 169.32
Dividends Per Share 80 80 45 50 60
Total Assets 112,997M 115,237M 117,211M 126,268M 137,493M
Total liabilities 21,404M 19,887M 19,580M 23,368M 26,194M
Total equity 90,170M 94,182M 95,550M 100,218M 107,634M
Operating cash flow 7,192M 8,048M 5,303M 2,744M 4,163M
 Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021Dec 2022
Revenue 821.84M 817.88M 698.82M 751.90M 733.73M
Gross Profit 180.02M 167.84M 152.40M 162.05M 147.50M
Operating income 86.07M 74.13M 52.49M 57.75M 61.17M
Income before tax 86.80M 73.06M 51.08M 64.37M 67.49M
Net income 64.34M 56.10M 41.33M 49.06M 52.61M
EBITDA 110.98M 97.34M 80.12M 87.31M 88.94M
Diluted EPS 1.57 1.37 1.01 1.20 1.28
Dividends Per Share 0.72 0.73 0.42 0.45 0.45
Total Assets 1,029.91M 1,060.38M 1,135.27M 1,096.50M 1,042.04M
Total liabilities 195.08M 182.99M 189.64M 202.92M 198.52M
Total equity 821.85M 866.63M 925.46M 870.28M 815.74M
Operating cash flow 65.11M 73.82M 49.66M 24.97M 31.65M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2022
Operating margin8.33%
Profit margin7.17%


  • President & Representative Director: Takeshi Hashimoto
  • Director & Manager-Magnetic Components: Takayuki Teshigahara
  • MD & Manager-Production Technology Center: Tadashi Arai
  • Managing Director & Manager-NA Business: Junichi Takahashi
  • Senior Managing Director & Manager-Legal Affairs: Takumi Ishizuka


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