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Electronic Technology

Kyocera Corp.

Business Summary

Kyocera Corp. engages in the design, development, production, manufacture and sale electronic equipment. It operates through the following segments: Fine Ceramics, Semiconductor Components, Applied Ceramic Products, Electronic Devices, Telecommunications Equipment, Information Equipment and Others. The Fine Ceramics segment provides components for semiconductor processing equipment, flat panel display manufacturing equipment, information and telecommunication, general industrial machinery, sapphire substrates, and automotive. The Semiconductor Components segment caters ceramic packages for crystal and saw devices, ceramic metal oxide semiconductor/charge coupled device image sensor ceramic packages, large scale integration ceramic packages, wireless communication device packages, optical communication device packages and components, and organic multilayer packages. The Applied Ceramic Products segment handles the residential and commercial use solar power generating systems, solar cells and modules, cutting tools, micro drills, medical and dental implants, and jewelry and applied ceramic products. The Electronic Devices segment offers ceramic capacitors, tantalum capacitors, saw devices, radio frequency modules, electromagnetic interference filters, clock oscillators, crystal units, ceramic resonators, optical low pass filters, connectors, thermal print heads, inkjet print heads, amorphous silicon photoreceptor drums, liquid crystal displays, and touch panel. The Telecommunications Equipment segment markets mobile phones, and personal handy phone system handsets and base stations. The Information Equipment segment distributes monochrome and color printers, multifunctional products, wide format systems, document solutions, application software, and supplies. The Others segment administers information systems and telecommunication services, engineering business, management consulting business, epoxy molding compounds for semiconductor encapsulation, electrical insulators, flexible printed circuit sheet materials, synthetic resin molded parts, realty development business, and light emitting diode lighting systems. The company was founded by Kazuo Inamori on April 1, 1959 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2023 JPYUSD
Gross Profit564,944M4,168.79M
Operating income128,517M948.34M
Income before tax175,497M1,295.01M
Net income127,988M944.43M
Diluted EPS356.602.63
Dividends Per Share2001.47
Total Assets4,093.92B30,760.59M
Total liabilities1,045.09B7,852.52M
Total equity3,023.77B22,719.79M
Operating cash flow179,212M1,322.42M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Revenue 1,623.71B 1,599.05B 1,526.89B 1,838.93B 2,025.33B
Gross Profit 464,023M 441,174M 406,947M 513,643M 564,944M
Operating income 105,961M 110,683M 72,068M 148,967M 128,517M
Income before tax 140,610M 148,826M 117,298M 199,754M 175,497M
Net income 103,210M 107,721M 90,214M 148,414M 127,988M
EBITDA 169,850M 203,431M 181,126M 277,927M 278,120M
Diluted EPS 284.70 297.35 248.90 411.15 356.60
Dividends Per Share 140 160 140 180 200
Total Assets 2,968.47B 3,250.17B 3,493.47B 3,917.26B 4,093.92B
Total liabilities 606,215M 795,933M 877,360M 1,018.99B 1,045.09B
Total equity 2,265.91B 2,432.13B 2,591.41B 2,871.55B 3,023.77B
Operating cash flow 220,025M 214,630M 220,821M 201,957M 179,212M
 Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Revenue 14,641.91M 14,707.21M 14,396.89M 16,364.63M 14,945.17M
Gross Profit 4,184.35M 4,057.67M 3,837.04M 4,570.88M 4,168.79M
Operating income 955.51M 1,018.00M 679.51M 1,325.65M 948.34M
Income before tax 1,267.95M 1,368.81M 1,105.98M 1,777.60M 1,295.01M
Net income 930.70M 990.75M 850.61M 1,320.73M 944.43M
EBITDA 1,531.63M 1,871.04M 1,707.81M 2,473.26M 2,052.28M
Diluted EPS 2.56 2.73 2.34 3.65 2.63
Dividends Per Share 1.26 1.47 1.32 1.60 1.47
Total Assets 26,819.12M 30,106.75M 31,615.11M 32,274.06M 30,760.59M
Total liabilities 5,476.93M 7,372.82M 7,939.90M 8,395.40M 7,852.52M
Total equity 20,471.78M 22,529.14M 23,451.72M 23,658.53M 22,719.79M
Operating cash flow 1,984.09M 1,974.04M 2,082.08M 1,797.20M 1,322.42M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2023
Operating margin6.34%
Profit margin6.31%


  • President & Representative Director: Hideo Tanimoto
  • Senior Executive Officer, General Manager-R&D: Masahiro Inagaki
  • Executive Officer, Deputy General Manager-R&D: Hironao Kudo
  • Director & General Manager-Business Administration: Shoichi Aoki
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Yoji Date


  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (7.7%)
  • Kyocera Corp. (6.6%)
  • The Bank of Kyoto, Ltd. (3.8%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.7%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (3.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.7%)
  • Inamori Foundation (2.4%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-Ku, Kyoto, 612-8501, Japan
  • Phone: +81 75 604 3500

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Last Updated on 22 Sep, 2023

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