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Producer Manufacturing

KYB Corp.

  • 2,828.00 JPY
  • -25.00
  • -0.88%
  • Japan
    Nov 15, 2018
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Business Summary

KYB Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of shock absorbers, hydraulic equipment and system products. It operates through the following segments: Automotive Components, Hydraulic Components, and Others. The Automotive Components segment includes shock absorbers, suspension systems, power steering systems, vane pumps, front forks, oil cushion units, stay dampers, and locks. The Hydraulic Components segment consists of cylinders, valves, oil dampers, shock absorbers, pumps, motors, and aircraft systems. The Others segment composes of specially-equipped vehicles, concrete mixer trucks, environmental equipment, electronics, simulators, naval equipment, and hydraulic systems. The company was founded on November 19, 1919 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit79,584M718.05M
Operating income21,601M194.89M
Income before tax20,881M188.40M
Net income15,202M137.16M
Diluted EPS595.105.36
Dividends Per Share1501.35
Total Assets412,493M3,878.63M
Total liabilities225,842M2,123.57M
Total equity180,225M1,694.64M
Operating cash flow29,252M263.92M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 352,710M 370,327M 355,320M 355,316M 392,394M
Gross Profit 70,245M 72,042M 72,073M 72,430M 79,584M
Operating income 18,170M 15,504M 17,587M 18,624M 21,601M
Income before tax 21,032M 14,907M 4,117M 17,836M 20,881M
Net income 12,761M 8,036M -3,161M 14,545M 15,202M
EBITDA 50,518M 30,697M 34,662M 34,546M 38,589M
Diluted EPS 552.60 314.50 -123.70 569.30 595.10
Dividends Per Share 90 120 110 120 150
Total Assets 361,083M 387,877M 359,002M 381,326M 412,493M
Total liabilities 207,086M 212,621M 205,621M 211,555M 225,842M
Total equity 148,777M 169,307M 148,278M 164,299M 180,225M
Operating cash flow 28,788M 22,335M 19,958M 31,153M 29,252M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 3,521.06M 3,371.00M 2,958.92M 3,281.22M 3,540.42M
Gross Profit 701.24M 655.78M 600.18M 668.86M 718.05M
Operating income 181.38M 141.12M 146.45M 171.98M 194.89M
Income before tax 209.95M 135.69M 34.28M 164.70M 188.40M
Net income 127.39M 73.14M -26.32M 134.31M 137.16M
EBITDA 504.31M 279.42M 288.64M 319.02M 348.17M
Diluted EPS 5.51 2.86 -1.03 5.25 5.36
Dividends Per Share 0.89 1.09 0.91 1.10 1.35
Total Assets 3,506.17M 3,234.32M 3,194.11M 3,422.11M 3,878.63M
Total liabilities 2,010.83M 1,772.94M 1,829.44M 1,898.54M 2,123.57M
Total equity 1,444.64M 1,411.77M 1,319.25M 1,474.45M 1,694.64M
Operating cash flow 287.38M 203.31M 166.19M 287.68M 263.92M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin5.50%
Profit margin3.87%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Kosuke Nakajima
  • Director, GM-Accounting & Information Technology: Takafumi Shoji
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Morio Komiya
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Takaaki Kato
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Masao Ono


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: World Trade Center Building, 2-4-1 Hamamatsu-cho, Tokyo, 105-6111, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3435.3511

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Last Updated on 15 Nov, 2018

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