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Consumer Durables

Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of automobiles, motorcycles, and power products. It operates through the following segments: Automobile, Motorcycle, Financial Services, and Power Product and Other Businesses. The Automobile segment manufactures and sells automobiles and related accessories. The Motorcycle segment handles all-terrain vehicles, motorcycle business, and related parts. The Financial Services segment provides financial and insurance services. The Power Product and Other Businesses segment offers power products and relevant parts. The company was founded by Soichiro Honda on September 24, 1948 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit2,942.84B27,066.64M
Operating income633,637M5,827.84M
Income before tax789,918M7,265.23M
Net income455,746M4,191.70M
Diluted EPS260.122.39
Dividends Per Share1121.03
Total Assets20,461.46B189,536.97M
Total liabilities12,175.44B112,782.56M
Total equity8,012.25B74,218.50M
Operating cash flow979,415M9,008.12M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 14,601.15B 13,999.20B 15,361.14B 15,888.61B 14,931.00B
Gross Profit 3,141.06B 2,980.80B 3,206.64B 3,159.56B 2,942.84B
Operating income 503,376M 840,711M 833,558M 726,370M 633,637M
Income before tax 635,450M 1,006.98B 1,114.97B 979,375M 789,918M
Net income 344,531M 616,569M 1,059.33B 610,316M 455,746M
EBITDA 1,784.10B 2,177.12B 2,287.67B 2,195.05B 2,095.04B
Diluted EPS 191.16 342.10 590.79 345.98 260.12
Dividends Per Share 88 92 100 111 112
Total Assets 18,229.29B 18,958.12B 19,349.16B 20,419.12B 20,461.46B
Total liabilities 11,197.50B 11,388.49B 11,115.06B 11,853.33B 12,175.44B
Total equity 6,761.43B 7,295.29B 7,933.53B 8,267.72B 8,012.25B
Operating cash flow 1,390.99B 885,073M 987,671M 775,988M 979,415M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 121,590.85M 129,278.07M 138,597.94M 143,276.65M 137,327.22M
Gross Profit 26,157.19M 27,526.75M 28,932.35M 28,491.61M 27,066.64M
Operating income 4,191.85M 7,763.69M 7,520.88M 6,550.08M 5,827.84M
Income before tax 5,291.69M 9,299.18M 10,059.98M 8,831.57M 7,265.23M
Net income 2,869.07M 5,693.81M 9,558.00M 5,503.56M 4,191.70M
EBITDA 14,857.11M 20,105.00M 20,640.83M 19,794.05M 19,269.02M
Diluted EPS 1.59 3.15 5.33 3.12 2.39
Dividends Per Share 0.73 0.84 0.90 1.00 1.03
Total Assets 162,189.54M 170,134.81M 181,938.50M 184,479.59M 189,536.97M
Total liabilities 99,626.36M 102,203.14M 104,514.02M 107,090.68M 112,782.56M
Total equity 60,157.77M 65,469.76M 74,598.36M 74,695.94M 74,218.50M
Operating cash flow 11,583.48M 8,173.36M 8,911.39M 6,997.52M 9,008.12M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
Operating margin4.24%
Profit margin3.05%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Toshihiro Mibe
  • COO, Representative Director, VP & GM-Automobile: Seiji Kuraishi
  • Senior MD, Head-Finance & Administration: Kohei Takeuchi
  • Executive Officer & GM-Information Technology: Yusuke Hori
  • Executive Officer: Masayuki Igarashi


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 2-1-1 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 107-8556, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3423.1111

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