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GS Yuasa Corp.

  • 2,526.00 JPY
  • +1.00
  • +0.04%
  • Japan
    Dec 14, 2018
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Business Summary

GS Yuasa Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the manufacture and supply of batteries, power supply systems, lighting equipment, and other specialty electrical equipment. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Automotive Batteries, Domestic Industrial Batteries and Power Supplies, Overseas Operations, Automotive Lithium-ion Batteries, and Other. The Domestic Automotive Batteries segment produces and sells lead-acid batteries for automotive. The Domestic Industrial Batteries and Power Supplies segment covers rectifiers, lead, alkali, and general batteries, and power supply systems. The Overseas Operations segment manufactures and markets batteries and power supply devices in the international market. The Automotive Lithium-ion Batteries segment handles lithium-ion batteries for vehicles. The Other segment includes environment related equipment, mobile communication batteries, battery related equipment, battery manufacturing equipment, and applications batteries. The company was founded on April 1, 2004 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit94,172M849.67M
Operating income21,921M197.78M
Income before tax20,768M187.38M
Net income11,450M103.30M
Diluted EPS129.451.16
Dividends Per Share500.45
Total Assets391,324M3,679.58M
Total liabilities185,682M1,745.95M
Total equity175,775M1,652.79M
Operating cash flow21,934M197.90M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 347,995M 369,760M 365,610M 359,605M 410,951M
Gross Profit 76,681M 81,575M 85,306M 89,563M 94,172M
Operating income 18,197M 20,914M 21,909M 23,107M 21,921M
Income before tax 15,859M 17,603M 16,957M 21,523M 20,768M
Net income 9,982M 10,043M 9,030M 12,229M 11,450M
EBITDA 31,637M 37,176M 37,921M 40,062M 41,289M
Diluted EPS 120.80 113.40 101.95 138.10 129.45
Dividends Per Share 40 50 50 50 50
Total Assets 340,462M 359,522M 346,523M 370,508M 391,324M
Total liabilities 185,760M 177,335M 168,733M 182,349M 185,682M
Total equity 139,455M 161,386M 153,724M 161,723M 175,775M
Operating cash flow 19,704M 19,729M 30,215M 34,846M 21,934M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 3,473.99M 3,365.84M 3,044.61M 3,320.83M 3,707.85M
Gross Profit 765.49M 742.55M 710.38M 827.08M 849.67M
Operating income 181.65M 190.37M 182.44M 213.38M 197.78M
Income before tax 158.31M 160.23M 141.20M 198.75M 187.38M
Net income 99.64M 91.41M 75.19M 112.93M 103.30M
EBITDA 315.82M 338.40M 315.78M 369.95M 372.53M
Diluted EPS 1.20 1.03 0.84 1.27 1.16
Dividends Per Share 0.39 0.45 0.41 0.46 0.45
Total Assets 3,305.93M 2,997.89M 3,083.08M 3,325.02M 3,679.58M
Total liabilities 1,803.75M 1,478.71M 1,501.25M 1,636.44M 1,745.95M
Total equity 1,354.12M 1,345.72M 1,367.71M 1,451.34M 1,652.79M
Operating cash flow 196.70M 179.58M 251.61M 321.79M 197.90M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin5.33%
Profit margin2.78%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Osamu Murao
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: Toshiyuki Nakagawa
  • Auditor: Hideaki Yamada
  • Manager-Corporate Office: Hiroaki Matsushima


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 1 Inobanba-cho, Kisshoin Nishinosho, Kyoto, 601-8520, Japan
  • Phone: +81.75.312.1211

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Last Updated on 14 Dec, 2018

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