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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 2019 JPYUSD
Gross Profit3,159.56B28,491.61M
Operating income726,370M6,550.08M
Income before tax979,375M8,831.57M
Net income610,316M5,503.56M
Diluted EPS345.983.12
Dividends Per Share1111.00
Total Assets20,419.12B184,479.59M
Total liabilities11,853.33B107,090.68M
Total equity8,267.72B74,695.94M
Operating cash flow775,988M6,997.52M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 13,328.09B 14,601.15B 13,999.20B 15,361.14B 15,888.61B
Gross Profit 2,873.37B 3,141.06B 2,980.80B 3,206.64B 3,159.56B
Operating income 670,603M 503,376M 840,711M 833,558M 726,370M
Income before tax 806,237M 635,450M 1,006.98B 1,114.97B 979,375M
Net income 509,435M 344,531M 616,569M 1,059.33B 610,316M
EBITDA 1,763.73B 1,784.10B 2,177.12B 2,287.67B 2,195.05B
Diluted EPS 282.66 191.16 342.10 590.79 345.98
Dividends Per Share 88 88 92 100 111
Total Assets 18,425.83B 18,229.29B 18,958.12B 19,349.16B 20,419.12B
Total liabilities 11,043.01B 11,197.50B 11,388.49B 11,115.06B 11,853.33B
Total equity 7,108.62B 6,761.43B 7,295.29B 7,933.53B 8,267.72B
Operating cash flow 1,020.40B 1,390.99B 885,073M 987,671M 775,988M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 121,322.82M 121,590.85M 129,278.07M 138,597.94M 143,276.65M
Gross Profit 26,155.73M 26,157.19M 27,526.75M 28,932.35M 28,491.61M
Operating income 6,104.35M 4,191.85M 7,763.69M 7,520.88M 6,550.08M
Income before tax 7,339.00M 5,291.69M 9,299.18M 10,059.98M 8,831.57M
Net income 4,637.27M 2,869.07M 5,693.81M 9,558.00M 5,503.56M
EBITDA 16,054.88M 14,857.11M 20,105.00M 20,640.83M 19,794.05M
Diluted EPS 2.57 1.59 3.15 5.33 3.12
Dividends Per Share 0.80 0.73 0.84 0.90 1.00
Total Assets 153,644.66M 162,189.54M 170,134.81M 181,938.50M 184,479.59M
Total liabilities 92,082.68M 99,626.36M 102,203.14M 104,514.02M 107,090.68M
Total equity 59,275.60M 60,157.77M 65,469.76M 74,598.36M 74,695.94M
Operating cash flow 9,288.51M 11,583.48M 8,173.36M 8,911.39M 6,997.52M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
Operating margin4.57%
Profit margin3.84%

Key executives

  • President, CEO, Representative Director, Head-R&D: Takahiro Hachigo
  • 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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Last Updated on 6 Apr, 2020

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