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Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

  • 2,696.00 JPY
  • -11.00
  • -0.41%
  • Japan
    Nov 12, 2018
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Business Summary

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. engages in the manufacture of transportation equipment and industrial goods. It operates through the following segments: Ship and Offshore Structure, Rolling Stock, Aerospace, Gas Turbine and Machinery, Plant and Infrastructure, Motorcycle and Engine, Precision Machinery, and Others. The Ship and Offshore Structure segment builds and sells ships and other vessels. The Rolling Stock segment produces and sells railway vehicles and snow plows. The Aerospace segment manufactures and sells aircrafts. The Gas Turbine and Machinery segment manufactures and merchandises jet engines, general gas turbines, and prime movers. The Plant and Infrastructure segment covers industrial machinery, boilers, environmental equipment, steel structures, and crushers. The Motorcycle and Engine segment includes motorcycles, personal watercrafts, all-terrain vehicles, utility vehicles, and general purpose gasoline engines. The Precision Machinery segment manufactures and sells hydraulic equipment and industrial robots. The Other segment manages construction machinery production and sale, commercial activities, sales and order placement agency and mediation services, and welfare facilities administration. The company was founded by Shozo Kawasaki in April 1878 and is headquartered in Kobe, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit254,527M2,296.50M
Operating income55,925M504.59M
Income before tax32,999M297.73M
Net income28,916M260.89M
Diluted EPS173.091.56
Dividends Per Share600.54
Total Assets1,785.02B16,784.46M
Total liabilities1,303.64B12,258.01M
Total equity466,062M4,382.34M
Operating cash flow56,050M505.71M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,385.48B 1,486.12B 1,541.09B 1,518.83B 1,574.24B
Gross Profit 245,189M 269,443M 287,405M 239,924M 254,527M
Operating income 72,351M 87,259M 95,996M 45,961M 55,925M
Income before tax 61,310M 84,288M 74,832M 38,873M 32,999M
Net income 38,601M 51,639M 46,043M 26,204M 28,916M
EBITDA 156,851M 182,418M 197,683M 97,525M 112,062M
Diluted EPS 230.90 308.90 275.60 156.85 173.09
Dividends Per Share 60 100 120 60 60
Total Assets 1,554.43B 1,662.28B 1,620.45B 1,687.36B 1,785.02B
Total liabilities 1,177.74B 1,214.32B 1,174.83B 1,236.03B 1,303.64B
Total equity 363,041M 431,996M 431,368M 437,247M 466,062M
Operating cash flow 151,721M 127,651M 86,059M 93,514M 56,050M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 13,831.09M 13,527.85M 12,833.45M 14,025.90M 14,203.80M
Gross Profit 2,447.69M 2,452.68M 2,393.36M 2,215.62M 2,296.50M
Operating income 722.27M 794.29M 799.40M 424.43M 504.59M
Income before tax 612.05M 767.25M 623.16M 358.97M 297.73M
Net income 385.34M 470.05M 383.42M 241.98M 260.89M
EBITDA 1,565.82M 1,660.51M 1,646.20M 900.61M 1,011.09M
Diluted EPS 2.30 2.81 2.29 1.44 1.56
Dividends Per Share 0.59 0.91 0.99 0.55 0.54
Total Assets 15,093.75M 13,861.02M 14,417.52M 15,142.80M 16,784.46M
Total liabilities 11,436.07M 10,125.71M 10,452.71M 11,092.45M 12,258.01M
Total equity 3,525.18M 3,602.21M 3,837.96M 3,923.96M 4,382.34M
Operating cash flow 1,514.61M 1,161.97M 716.65M 863.57M 505.71M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin3.55%
Profit margin1.83%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yoshinori Kanehana
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Finance: Nobuhisa Kato
  • General Manager-Technology & Development: Koji Kadota
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Munenori Ishikawa
  • Representative Director, VP & Head-Administration: Kenji Tomida


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Kobe Crystal Tower, 1-1-3 Higashikawasaki-cho, Kobe, 650-8680, Japan
  • Phone: +81.78.371.9530

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Last Updated on 12 Nov, 2018

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