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Process Industries

JSR Corp.

Business Summary

JSR Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of synthetic rubber and fine chemical materials. It operates through the following segments: Elastomers, Synthetic Resin, Digital Solution, Life Science and Others. The Elastomers segment produces and merchandises general purpose synthetic rubber for automobile tires, special high performance rubber for automotive components, thermoplastic elastomers for plastic enhancements, and emulsion for paper coating. The Synthetic Resin segment manufactures and sells Acrylonitrile, Butadiene, and Styrene (ABS) plastic for office automation equipment and amusement application. The Digital Solution segment produces and markets semiconductor, display, and optical materials. The Life Science segment handles diagnostics, research reagents and related materials, and bio process manufacturing and development consignment. The Others segment covers lithium ion capacitor business. The company was founded on December 8, 1948 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue471,967M4,340.89M
Gross Profit136,108M1,251.84M
Operating income36,396M334.75M
Income before tax32,629M300.10M
Net income22,352M205.58M
EBITDA62,755M577.18M
Diluted EPS104.180.95
Dividends Per Share600.55
Total Assets677,713M6,277.73M
Total liabilities240,303M2,225.95M
Total equity396,793M3,675.54M
Operating cash flow54,228M498.75M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 386,709M 388,455M 421,930M 495,354M 471,967M
Gross Profit 116,235M 113,874M 127,814M 143,686M 136,108M
Operating income 34,408M 34,274M 43,173M 45,393M 36,396M
Income before tax 27,366M 38,294M 46,206M 46,408M 32,629M
Net income 24,068M 30,243M 33,230M 32,953M 22,352M
EBITDA 53,361M 49,032M 60,146M 67,634M 62,755M
Diluted EPS 105.59 134.77 148.89 140.27 104.18
Dividends Per Share 50 50 50 60 60
Total Assets 516,359M 578,484M 647,699M 691,435M 677,713M
Total liabilities 154,006M 202,120M 236,083M 251,076M 240,303M
Total equity 354,075M 361,889M 393,499M 401,998M 396,793M
Operating cash flow 48,128M 44,494M 43,596M 30,940M 54,228M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 3,220.31M 3,587.25M 3,806.91M 4,466.88M 4,340.89M
Gross Profit 967.94M 1,051.58M 1,153.21M 1,295.69M 1,251.84M
Operating income 286.53M 316.50M 389.53M 409.33M 334.75M
Income before tax 227.88M 353.63M 416.89M 418.48M 300.10M
Net income 200.42M 279.28M 299.82M 297.15M 205.58M
EBITDA 444.36M 452.79M 542.67M 609.89M 577.18M
Diluted EPS 0.87 1.24 1.34 1.26 0.95
Dividends Per Share 0.41 0.46 0.45 0.54 0.55
Total Assets 4,594.14M 5,191.45M 6,090.25M 6,246.87M 6,277.73M
Total liabilities 1,370.22M 1,813.87M 2,219.86M 2,268.38M 2,225.95M
Total equity 3,150.27M 3,247.68M 3,700.03M 3,631.91M 3,675.54M
Operating cash flow 400.78M 410.88M 393.35M 279.00M 498.75M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER19.09
ROA3.26%
ROE5.59%
Operating margin7.71%
Profit margin4.73%

Key executives

  • Chief Executive Officer & Representative Director: Eric R. Johnson
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Nobuo Kawahashi
  • Director, Head-Finance & Public Relations: Hideki Miyazaki
  • Executive Officer: Eiichi Kobayashi
  • Executive Officer & Head-Secretariat: Yasufumi Fujii

Shareholders

  • ValueAct Capital Management LP (6.1%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (6.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.9%)
  • JSR Corp. (4.9%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd. (4.8%)
  • Bridgestone Corp. (2.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (1.6%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.jsr.co.jp
  • Address: Shiodome Sumitomo Building, 22/F, 1-9-2 Higashi-Shinbashi, Tokyo, 105-0021, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6218.3500

Related Companies

  • JSR North America Holdings, Inc.
  • JSR Elastomer Europe GmbH
  • JSR Restricted Stock Compensation Plan
  • Lexi Co., Ltd.
  • Crown Bioscience International
  • JM Energy Co. Ltd.
  • JSR (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Mol Synthetic Rubber Ltd.
  • Elastomix (Foshan) Co. Ltd.
  • Techno Polymer (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
  • Techno Polymer Shanghai Technical Development Co. Ltd.
  • Tianjin Kuo Cheng Rubber Industry Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Micro Taiwan Co. Ltd.
  • JSR BST Elastomer Co. Ltd.
  • Japan Fine Coating Co., Ltd.
  • JSR Micro Kyushu Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Trading Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Elas Tomix Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Optech Tsukuba Corp.
  • JNT System Co. Ltd.
  • JSR Micro Korea Co., Ltd.
  • JSR Business Service Co. Ltd.
  • Kyushu Gum Kako KK
  • JSR Engineering Co. Ltd.
  • KUMHO POLYCHEM Co. Ltd.
  • Emulsion Technology Co. Ltd.
  • Japan Butyl Co., Ltd.
  • JSR Micro NV
  • Selexis SA
  • JSR Micro, Inc.

Competitors

  • Trinseo SA
  • DuPont de Nemours, Inc.
  • DuPont de Nemours, Inc.
  • Topco Scientific Co., Ltd.
  • Formosa Petrochemical Corp
  • PanGen Biotech, Inc.
Last Updated on 18 Sep, 2020

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