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Iwatani Corp.

Business Summary

Iwatani Corp. engages in the provision of gas and energy services. It operates through the following segments: Energy, Industrial Gases & Machinery, Materials, Agri-Bio & Foods, and Others. The Energy Segment deals with liquefied petroleum gas, liquefied natural gas, petroleum products, kitchen appliances, home energy components, gas canisters and mineral water. The Industrial Gases and Machinery Segment consists of air-separation gases, specialty gases, gas-supply facilities, welding materials, manufacturing equipment, pumps and compressors, industrial machinery and facilities, factory automation systems, and environmental equipment. The Materials Segment offers stainless steel, non-ferrous metals, functional plastic products, electronic display materials, mineral sand, and rare earth metals. The Agri-Bio and Foods Segment handles frozen vegetables and fruits, health food items, livestock-related products, agri-bio goods, and food plant sanitation management. The Others segment includes finance, insurance, transportation, and information processing businesses. Iwatani was founded by Naoji Iwatani on May 5, 1930 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue686,771M6,316.54M
Gross Profit161,039M1,481.14M
Operating income28,728M264.22M
Income before tax32,197M296.13M
Net income20,995M193.10M
EBITDA50,839M467.58M
Diluted EPS365.503.36
Dividends Per Share950.87
Total Assets469,715M4,351.02M
Total liabilities278,561M2,580.34M
Total equity182,267M1,688.36M
Operating cash flow40,264M370.32M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 616,201M 588,045M 670,792M 715,085M 686,771M
Gross Profit 140,462M 147,084M 153,777M 156,214M 161,039M
Operating income 20,496M 25,039M 27,194M 26,460M 28,728M
Income before tax 20,781M 26,781M 29,040M 29,438M 32,197M
Net income 12,365M 16,546M 17,578M 19,221M 20,995M
EBITDA 38,812M 44,745M 47,058M 47,229M 50,839M
Diluted EPS 234 288.30 306.31 334.88 365.50
Dividends Per Share 40 40 55 65 95
Total Assets 404,479M 434,690M 453,518M 457,603M 469,715M
Total liabilities 279,896M 289,807M 287,612M 283,613M 278,561M
Total equity 114,781M 134,415M 154,410M 165,409M 182,267M
Operating cash flow 36,101M 37,240M 28,510M 39,117M 40,264M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 5,131.40M 5,430.40M 6,052.30M 6,448.32M 6,316.54M
Gross Profit 1,169.69M 1,358.27M 1,387.47M 1,408.67M 1,481.14M
Operating income 170.68M 231.22M 245.36M 238.60M 264.22M
Income before tax 173.05M 247.31M 262.01M 265.45M 296.13M
Net income 102.96M 152.79M 158.59M 173.32M 193.10M
EBITDA 323.20M 413.20M 424.58M 425.89M 467.58M
Diluted EPS 1.94 2.66 2.76 3.01 3.36
Dividends Per Share 0.33 0.36 0.49 0.58 0.87
Total Assets 3,598.72M 3,901.01M 4,264.39M 4,134.28M 4,351.02M
Total liabilities 2,490.28M 2,600.79M 2,704.39M 2,562.34M 2,580.34M
Total equity 1,021.22M 1,206.27M 1,451.90M 1,494.41M 1,688.36M
Operating cash flow 300.63M 343.89M 257.23M 352.74M 370.32M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER8.46
ROA4.52%
ROE12.07%
Operating margin4.18%
Profit margin3.05%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Akiji Makino
  • President & Representative Director: Hiroshi Majima
  • Director, Head-Operations & Audit: Naoki Iwatani
  • Director, General Manager-Technology & Engineering: Satoshi Watanabe
  • Director, EVP & Head-New Product Development: Hisato Ueha

Shareholders

  • Iwatani Naoji Foundation (8.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.2%)
  • Tetsu Iwatani YK (2.7%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Resona Holdings, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Iwatani Corp. (2.0%)
  • Iwatani International Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.8%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (1.7%)
  • Sompo Holdings, Inc. (1.5%)

Contact Details

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