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Producer Manufacturing

Kubota Corp.

  • 1,870.00 JPY
  • -5.00
  • -0.27%
  • Japan
    Nov 15, 2018
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Business Summary

Kubota Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of agricultural and construction machinery equipment. It operates through the following segments: Machinery; Water and Environment; and Others. The Machinery segment consists of agricultural equipment and its related products, engines, and construction machinery. The Water and Environment segment includes pipe-related products such as ductile iron pipes, plastic pipes, valves, and pumps; environment-related products; and social infrastructure-related products such as industrial castings, spiral welded steel pipes, vending machines, electronic weighing systems, precision and air-conditioning equipment. The Others segment offers design, construction and residential equipment manufacturing services. Its products include tractors, combine harvester and rice transplanter, utility vehicle, turf equipment, weighing and measuring control systems, ductile iron pipes, valves, pumps, environmental equipment and plant engineering, membrane solutions, waste water treatment plant and materials. The company was founded by Gonshiro Kubota in February 1890 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 JPYUSD
Gross Profit510,828M4,555.52M
Operating income199,882M1,782.53M
Income before tax212,901M1,898.63M
Net income136,443M1,216.78M
Diluted EPS110.300.98
Dividends Per Share320.28
Total Assets2,853.93B25,334.48M
Total liabilities1,468.49B13,035.90M
Total equity1,301.34B11,552.10M
Operating cash flow222,288M1,982.34M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2013Mar 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 1,210.56B 1,508.59B 1,659.69B 1,596.09B 1,751.53B
Gross Profit 329,675M 451,587M 528,502.67M 473,545M 510,828M
Operating income 121,070M 203,722M 229,084.76M 190,940M 199,882M
Income before tax 127,178M 211,293M 217,171M 196,971M 212,901M
Net income 78,054M 131,661M 134,171.30M 132,485M 136,443M
EBITDA 151,012M 239,066M 270,675.32M 234,311M 245,178M
Diluted EPS 62.15 104.94 107.81 106.58 110.30
Dividends Per Share 17 28 28 58 32
Total Assets 1,846.60B 2,104.65B 2,533.00B 2,670.58B 2,853.93B
Total liabilities 994,637M 1,104.04B 1,314.44B 1,398.65B 1,468.49B
Total equity 793,311M 934,811M 1,140.31B 1,198.76B 1,301.34B
Operating cash flow 49,323M 83,322M 197,040M 184,978M 222,288M
 Mar 2013Mar 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 14,601.47M 15,060.07M 13,709.15M 14,689.00M 15,620.06M
Gross Profit 3,976.43M 4,508.13M 4,365.45M 4,358.08M 4,555.52M
Operating income 1,460.30M 2,033.73M 1,892.24M 1,757.24M 1,782.53M
Income before tax 1,533.98M 2,109.31M 1,793.84M 1,812.74M 1,898.63M
Net income 941.46M 1,314.35M 1,108.26M 1,219.27M 1,216.78M
EBITDA 1,821.45M 2,386.56M 2,235.78M 2,156.39M 2,186.47M
Diluted EPS 0.74 1.04 0.89 0.98 0.98
Dividends Per Share 0.20 0.27 0.23 0.53 0.28
Total Assets 19,640.52M 20,436.53M 21,056.58M 22,896.91M 25,334.48M
Total liabilities 10,578.99M 10,720.43M 10,926.83M 11,991.74M 13,035.90M
Total equity 8,437.68M 9,077.15M 9,479.28M 10,277.88M 11,552.10M
Operating cash flow 594.91M 831.79M 1,627.55M 1,702.37M 1,982.34M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin11.41%
Profit margin7.78%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masatoshi Kimata
  • Manager-Finance: Setsuo Harashima
  • Director, General Manager-Research & Development: Shinji Sasaki
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Personnel: Toshihiro Kubo
  • Executive Officer & GM-Compact Tractor: Yoshimitsu Ishibashi


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 1-2-47 Shikitsuhigashi, Naniwa-Ku, Osaka, 556-8601, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6648.2111

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Last Updated on 15 Nov, 2018

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