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Kubota Corp.

  • 1,531.50 JPY
  • +1.50
  • +0.10%
  • Japan
    Aug 23, 2019
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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 trans planter, 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 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit527,386M4,775.19M
Operating income194,769M1,763.52M
Income before tax197,230M1,785.81M
Net income138,593M1,254.88M
Diluted EPS112.431.01
Dividends Per Share340.30
Total Assets2,895.65B26,392.51M
Total liabilities1,469.22B13,391.25M
Total equity1,339.85B12,212.09M
Operating cash flow89,148M807.18M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 1,508.59B 1,659.69B 1,596.09B 1,751.03B 1,850.31B
Gross Profit 451,587M 528,502.67M 473,545M 512,485M 527,386M
Operating income 203,722M 229,084.76M 190,940M 199,290M 194,769M
Income before tax 211,293M 217,171M 196,971M 214,007M 197,230M
Net income 131,661M 134,171.30M 132,485M 134,158M 138,593M
EBITDA 239,066M 270,675.32M 234,311M 244,426M 244,393M
Diluted EPS 104.94 107.81 106.58 108.45 112.43
Dividends Per Share 28 28 58 32 34
Total Assets 2,104.65B 2,533.00B 2,670.58B 2,832.36B 2,895.65B
Total liabilities 1,104.04B 1,314.44B 1,398.65B 1,456.79B 1,469.22B
Total equity 934,811M 1,140.31B 1,198.76B 1,291.09B 1,339.85B
Operating cash flow 83,322M 197,040M 184,978M 137,185M 89,148M
 Mar 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 15,060.07M 13,709.15M 14,689.00M 15,615.63M 16,753.61M
Gross Profit 4,508.13M 4,365.45M 4,358.08M 4,570.30M 4,775.19M
Operating income 2,033.73M 1,892.24M 1,757.24M 1,777.25M 1,763.52M
Income before tax 2,109.31M 1,793.84M 1,812.74M 1,908.49M 1,785.81M
Net income 1,314.35M 1,108.26M 1,219.27M 1,196.41M 1,254.88M
EBITDA 2,386.56M 2,235.78M 2,156.39M 2,179.77M 2,212.84M
Diluted EPS 1.04 0.89 0.98 0.96 1.01
Dividends Per Share 0.27 0.23 0.53 0.28 0.30
Total Assets 20,436.53M 21,056.58M 22,896.91M 25,143.04M 26,392.51M
Total liabilities 10,720.43M 10,926.83M 11,991.74M 12,932.05M 13,391.25M
Total equity 9,077.15M 9,479.28M 10,277.88M 11,461.10M 12,212.09M
Operating cash flow 831.79M 1,627.55M 1,702.37M 1,223.40M 807.18M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
Operating margin10.52%
Profit margin7.49%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masatoshi Kimata
  • Manager-Finance: Setsuo Harashima
  • Director, General Manager-Research & Development: Shinji Sasaki
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Yuichi Kitao
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Toshihiko Kurosawa


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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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