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Process Industries

DIC Corp.

  • 3,395.00 JPY
  • +5.00
  • +0.15%
  • Japan
    Mar 18, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4631)
  • Prev. close
    3,390
  • Market cap (JPY)
    322,581.90M
  • Market cap (USD)
    2,893.76M
  • Shares
    95.15M

Business Summary

DIC Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of printing inks, organic pigments, and synthetic resins. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Printing Inks, Fine Chemicals, Polymers, Application Materials, Compound, and Others. The Printing Inks segment consists of gravure inks, offset inks, news inks, flexo inks, can coatings, packaging adhesives, and printing supplies. The Fine Chemicals segment includes organic pigments, liquid crystal materials, special effect pigments, and lubricant adhesives. The Polymers segment provides synthetic resins and resin-related products. The Application Materials segment deals with jet inks, engineering plastics, and industrial adhesive tapes. The Compound segment covers the liquid and solid compounds. The Others segment handles other products not mentioned in the above segments. The company was founded on February 15, 1908 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue805,498M7,293.34M
Gross Profit175,648M1,590.39M
Operating income48,385M438.10M
Income before tax48,836M442.18M
Net income32,028M289.99M
EBITDA81,366M736.72M
Diluted EPS338.393.06
Dividends Per Share1251.13
Total Assets805,486M7,341.62M
Total liabilities478,152M4,358.12M
Total equity298,896M2,724.29M
Operating cash flow50,990M461.68M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 830,078M 819,999M 751,438M 789,427M 805,498M
Gross Profit 172,284M 184,893M 194,515M 198,601M 175,648M
Operating income 41,076M 51,068M 54,182M 56,483M 48,385M
Income before tax 38,894M 58,566M 49,896M 54,829M 48,836M
Net income 25,194M 37,394M 34,767M 38,603M 32,028M
EBITDA 75,305M 84,431M 86,999M 88,352M 81,366M
Diluted EPS 267.80 389.40 366.72 407.56 338.39
Dividends Per Share 60 80 100 120 125
Total Assets 803,703M 778,857M 764,828M 831,756M 805,486M
Total liabilities 526,980M 489,000M 457,811M 487,805M 478,152M
Total equity 249,749M 262,467M 278,535M 315,129M 298,896M
Operating cash flow 46,376M 29,113M 62,504M 54,196M 50,990M
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 7,842.02M 6,773.22M 6,915.56M 7,040.05M 7,293.34M
Gross Profit 1,627.62M 1,527.22M 1,790.14M 1,771.10M 1,590.39M
Operating income 388.05M 421.82M 498.64M 503.71M 438.10M
Income before tax 367.44M 483.75M 459.19M 488.96M 442.18M
Net income 238.01M 308.87M 319.96M 344.25M 289.99M
EBITDA 711.43M 697.40M 800.66M 787.91M 736.72M
Diluted EPS 2.53 3.21 3.37 3.63 3.06
Dividends Per Share 0.56 0.66 0.92 1.07 1.13
Total Assets 6,703.39M 6,474.55M 6,557.44M 7,383.54M 7,341.62M
Total liabilities 4,395.34M 4,065.00M 3,925.15M 4,330.27M 4,358.12M
Total equity 2,083.06M 2,181.86M 2,388.09M 2,797.41M 2,724.29M
Operating cash flow 438.12M 240.47M 575.23M 483.31M 461.68M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
PER9.95
ROA3.91%
ROE10.43%
Operating margin6.00%
Profit margin3.97%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Kaoru Ino
  • CFO, Representative Director & Executive VP: Masayuki Saito
  • Executive Officer, GM-Research & Development: Kiyotaka Kawashima
  • Executive Officer: Heinrich Rudi Lenz
  • Executive Officer: Shinsuke Toshima

Shareholders

  • Shoei KK /Tokyo/ (13.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.1%)
  • T. Rowe Price International Ltd. (4.0%)
  • Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (3.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (2.5%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.dic.co.jp
  • Address: DIC Building, 3-7-20 Nihonbashi, Tokyo, 103-8233, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6733.3000

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Competitors

  • BASF SE
  • TOYO INK SC HOLDINGS CO.,LTD.
  • Fermentalg SA
  • Cyanotech Corporation
  • Dongsung Corp.
  • AK Holdings, Inc.
  • Applied DNA Sciences, Inc.
Last Updated on 18 Mar, 2019

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