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Producer Manufacturing

Kubota Corp.

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 includes agricultural and construction machinery, engines, and agricultural products. The Water and Environment segment provides environmental-related products and pipe-related products such as ductile iron pipes, plastic pipes, valves, and pumps. The Others segment offers logistics and finance services, roofing materials, and outer wall materials. The company was founded by Gonshiro Kubota in February 1890 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue1,853.23B17,357.49M
Gross Profit534,850M5,009.43M
Operating income178,758M1,674.25M
Income before tax185,899M1,741.14M
Net income128,520M1,203.72M
EBITDA246,094M2,304.93M
Diluted EPS105.840.99
Dividends Per Share360.33
Total Assets3,189.31B30,890.76M
Total liabilities1,615.13B15,643.68M
Total equity1,476.03B14,296.46M
Operating cash flow142,919M1,338.58M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 1,596.09B 1,751.03B 1,850.31B 1,920.04B 1,853.23B
Gross Profit 473,545M 512,485M 527,386M 559,927M 534,850M
Operating income 190,940M 199,290M 194,769M 207,941M 178,758M
Income before tax 196,971M 214,007M 197,230M 209,022M 185,899M
Net income 132,485M 134,158M 138,593M 149,058M 128,520M
EBITDA 234,311M 244,426M 244,393M 270,185M 246,094M
Diluted EPS 106.58 108.45 112.43 121.59 105.84
Dividends Per Share 58 32 34 36 36
Total Assets 2,670.58B 2,832.36B 2,895.65B 3,139.31B 3,189.31B
Total liabilities 1,398.65B 1,456.79B 1,469.22B 1,602.10B 1,615.13B
Total equity 1,198.76B 1,291.09B 1,339.85B 1,442.83B 1,476.03B
Operating cash flow 184,978M 137,185M 89,148M 82,410M 142,919M
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 14,689.00M 15,615.63M 16,753.61M 17,613.31M 17,357.49M
Gross Profit 4,358.08M 4,570.30M 4,775.19M 5,136.43M 5,009.43M
Operating income 1,757.24M 1,777.25M 1,763.52M 1,907.52M 1,674.25M
Income before tax 1,812.74M 1,908.49M 1,785.81M 1,917.44M 1,741.14M
Net income 1,219.27M 1,196.41M 1,254.88M 1,367.36M 1,203.72M
EBITDA 2,156.39M 2,179.77M 2,212.84M 2,478.51M 2,304.93M
Diluted EPS 0.98 0.96 1.01 1.11 0.99
Dividends Per Share 0.53 0.28 0.30 0.33 0.33
Total Assets 22,896.91M 25,143.04M 26,392.51M 28,887.21M 30,890.76M
Total liabilities 11,991.74M 12,932.05M 13,391.25M 14,742.15M 15,643.68M
Total equity 10,277.88M 11,461.10M 12,212.09M 13,276.62M 14,296.46M
Operating cash flow 1,702.37M 1,223.40M 807.18M 755.98M 1,338.58M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
PER21.26
ROA4.06%
ROE8.80%
Operating margin9.64%
Profit margin6.93%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yuichi Kitao
  • Senior GM-Machine Technology: Muneji Okamoto
  • Director, EVP, GM-Planning & Global ICT: Masato Yoshikawa
  • Executive Officer & Senior Manager-Machinery: Junji Ota
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Toshihiko Kurosawa

Shareholders

  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (5.1%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (4.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.7%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (2.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.1%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.kubota.co.jp
  • Address: 1-2-47 Shikitsuhigashi, Naniwa-Ku, Osaka, 556-8601, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6648.2111

Related Companies

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  • Kubota Pipe Kita Nippon KK
  • Kubota Pipe Minami Nippon KK
  • Kubota Holdings Europe BV
  • Kubota Turkey Makine Ticaret Ltd. Sti.
  • Kubota Myanmar Co., Ltd.
  • Kubota Restricted Stock Compensation Plan
  • Kubota ChemiX Co., Ltd.
  • Kubota Brasil Ltda.
  • KUBOTA Corp. (Singapore)
  • Kubota Vietnam Co. Ltd.
  • PT Metec Semarang
  • PT Kubota Machinery Indonesia
  • Kubota Rice Industry (H.K.) Co. Ltd.
  • KUBOTA Membrane USA Corp.
  • Kubota Laos Sole Co. Ltd.
  • Kubota Kasui Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • Kubota Agricultural Machinery India Pvt Ltd.
  • Kubota Procurement & Trading (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Kubota (Cambodia) Co. Ltd.
  • Kubota Rice Industry (SGP) Pte Ltd.
  • KUBOTA Precision Machinery (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Kubota Tractor Acceptance Corp.
  • Tozai Trading (Shanghai Pudong New Area) Co. Ltd.
  • Kubota Agri Service KK
  • PT Kubota Kasui Indonesia
  • Kubota Engine (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
  • Kubota Sanlian Pump (Anhui) Co., Ltd.
  • KUBOTA Engine (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
  • Kubota Vending Machine (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Competitors

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  • Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co. Ltd. Class H
  • Bucher Industries AG
  • TYM CORPORATION
  • DAEDONG CORPORATION
  • DEUTZ AG
  • BRP, Inc.
  • Cervus Equipment Corporation
  • Ferreycorp SA
Last Updated on 24 Sep, 2021

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