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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 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit2,586.03B24,383.34M
Operating income660,208M6,225.00M
Income before tax641,319M6,046.90M
Net income657,425M6,198.76M
Diluted EPS380.753.59
Dividends Per Share1101.03
Total Assets21,921.03B198,380.37M
Total liabilities12,548.19B113,558.29M
Total equity9,082.30B82,192.81M
Operating cash flow1,072.37B10,111.30M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 13,999.20B 15,361.14B 15,888.61B 14,931.00B 13,170.51B
Gross Profit 2,980.80B 3,206.64B 3,159.56B 2,942.84B 2,586.03B
Operating income 840,711M 833,558M 726,370M 633,637M 660,208M
Income before tax 1,006.98B 1,114.97B 979,375M 789,918M 641,319M
Net income 616,569M 1,059.33B 610,316M 455,746M 657,425M
EBITDA 2,177.12B 2,287.67B 2,195.05B 2,095.04B 2,085.32B
Diluted EPS 342.10 590.79 345.98 260.12 380.75
Dividends Per Share 92 100 111 112 110
Total Assets 18,958.12B 19,349.16B 20,419.12B 20,461.46B 21,921.03B
Total liabilities 11,388.49B 11,115.06B 11,853.33B 12,175.44B 12,548.19B
Total equity 7,295.29B 7,933.53B 8,267.72B 8,012.25B 9,082.30B
Operating cash flow 885,073M 987,671M 775,988M 979,415M 1,072.37B
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 129,278.07M 138,597.94M 143,276.65M 137,327.22M 124,182.91M
Gross Profit 27,526.75M 28,932.35M 28,491.61M 27,066.64M 24,383.34M
Operating income 7,763.69M 7,520.88M 6,550.08M 5,827.84M 6,225.00M
Income before tax 9,299.18M 10,059.98M 8,831.57M 7,265.23M 6,046.90M
Net income 5,693.81M 9,558.00M 5,503.56M 4,191.70M 6,198.76M
EBITDA 20,105.00M 20,640.83M 19,794.05M 19,269.02M 19,662.23M
Diluted EPS 3.15 5.33 3.12 2.39 3.59
Dividends Per Share 0.84 0.90 1.00 1.03 1.03
Total Assets 170,134.81M 181,938.50M 184,479.59M 189,536.97M 198,380.37M
Total liabilities 102,203.14M 104,514.02M 107,090.68M 112,782.56M 113,558.29M
Total equity 65,469.76M 74,598.36M 74,695.94M 74,218.50M 82,192.81M
Operating cash flow 8,173.36M 8,911.39M 6,997.52M 9,008.12M 10,111.30M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin5.01%
Profit margin4.99%

Key executives

  • President, Chief Executive Officer & Director: Toshihiro Mibe
  • Chief Operating Officer, Director & Executive VP: Seiji Kuraishi
  • CFO, Director & Compliance Officer: Kohei Takeuchi
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Customer Support: Noriya Kaihara
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-North America: Shinji Aoyama


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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 26 Oct, 2021

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