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Process Industries

Chori Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Chori Co., Ltd. engages in the textile, chemical and machinery businesses. It operates through the following segments: Textile, Chemicals, Machinery, and Others. The Textile segment provides synthetic and natural fibers, industrial materials, and knitting products. The Chemicals segment offers fine, organic, and inorganic chemicals; pharmaceutical raw materials; minerals; and food additives. The Machinery segment handles vehicles and machinery-related components. The Others segment includes outsourcing of clerical and office services. The company was founded in 1861 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue356,537M3,215.09M
Gross Profit28,586M257.77M
Operating income8,048M72.57M
Income before tax8,609M77.63M
Net income5,630M50.76M
EBITDA9,650M87.01M
Diluted EPS229.282.06
Dividends Per Share600.54
Total Assets118,499M1,070.59M
Total liabilities64,601M583.64M
Total equity53,814M486.19M
Operating cash flow3,196M28.82M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 248,396M 291,578M 270,908M 311,705M 356,537M
Gross Profit 22,157M 24,799M 25,149M 26,401M 28,586M
Operating income 5,508M 5,358M 6,448M 7,227M 8,048M
Income before tax 5,305M 7,018M 7,157M 7,393M 8,609M
Net income 4,153M 4,297M 4,780M 4,731M 5,630M
EBITDA 5,970M 6,758M 7,801M 8,587M 9,650M
Diluted EPS 169.39 175.27 194.98 192.71 229.28
Dividends Per Share 34 36 40 59 60
Total Assets 84,289M 98,736M 97,983M 119,055M 118,499M
Total liabilities 42,816M 55,854M 51,638M 67,900M 64,601M
Total equity 41,403M 42,811M 46,270M 51,076M 53,814M
Operating cash flow 3,320M 4,992M 625M 6,653M 3,196M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 2,261.09M 2,428.11M 2,501.74M 2,812.39M 3,215.09M
Gross Profit 201.69M 206.51M 232.24M 238.20M 257.77M
Operating income 50.13M 44.61M 59.54M 65.20M 72.57M
Income before tax 48.29M 58.44M 66.09M 66.70M 77.63M
Net income 37.80M 35.78M 44.14M 42.68M 50.76M
EBITDA 54.34M 56.27M 72.03M 77.47M 87.01M
Diluted EPS 1.54 1.45 1.80 1.73 2.06
Dividends Per Share 0.30 0.29 0.36 0.53 0.54
Total Assets 702.84M 878.47M 879.32M 1,119.46M 1,070.59M
Total liabilities 357.02M 496.94M 463.41M 638.45M 583.64M
Total equity 345.24M 380.89M 415.23M 480.26M 486.19M
Operating cash flow 30.22M 41.57M 5.77M 60.02M 28.82M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER6.78
ROA4.73%
ROE10.73%
Operating margin2.25%
Profit margin1.57%

Key executives

  • President, CEO, COO & Representative Director: Kazuo Sakihama
  • Director, Head-Personnel & Information Systems: Satoko Nakayama
  • Director, Executive Officer & GM-Chemicals: Hiroyuki Watanabe
  • Director, Executive Officer & GM-Textiles: Hiroshi Yoshida
  • Director & Executive Officer: Kazuhiro Toge

Shareholders

  • Toray Industries, Inc. (51.2%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC (9.6%)
  • Chori Co., Ltd. (2.9%)
  • Wacoal Holdings Corp. (2.1%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.0%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.9%)
  • FIL Investments (Japan) Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.chori.co.jp
  • Address: Nittochi Sakai Suji Building, 9-11/F, 1-7-3 Awaji-machi, Osaka, 540-8603, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6228.5000

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