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Electronic Technology

Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.

Business Summary

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. engages in research, development, manufacture, and sale of electronic components and devices made from fine ceramics. It operates through the following segments: Components, Modules, and Others. The Components division offers capacitors and piezoelectric products. The Modules segment provides communication modules and power supplies. The Others segment handles employee welfares, staffing, education and training, and facility maintenance services, including operational software for affiliates. The company was founded by Akira Murata in October 1944 and is headquartered in Nagaokakyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue1,575.02B14,202.90M
Gross Profit600,218M5,412.50M
Operating income292,318M2,635.99M
Income before tax267,316M2,410.53M
Net income206,926M1,865.96M
EBITDA416,737M3,757.95M
Diluted EPS323.442.91
Dividends Per Share93.330.84
Total Assets2,048.89B18,511.02M
Total liabilities444,353M4,014.57M
Total equity1,603.97B14,491.35M
Operating cash flow279,842M2,523.49M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 1,043.54B 1,210.84B 1,135.52B 1,371.84B 1,575.02B
Gross Profit 414,336M 498,787M 432,395M 444,913M 600,218M
Operating income 219,409M 275,712M 201,437M 171,525M 292,318M
Income before tax 238,400M 279,173M 200,418M 167,801M 267,316M
Net income 167,711M 203,776M 156,060M 146,083M 206,926M
EBITDA 304,344M 374,817M 314,960M 313,150M 416,737M
Diluted EPS 264.06 320.85 244.62 228.61 323.44
Dividends Per Share 59.99 69.99 73.33 86.66 93.33
Total Assets 1,431.30B 1,517.78B 1,634.99B 1,797.01B 2,048.89B
Total liabilities 292,372M 273,805M 279,665M 339,797M 444,353M
Total equity 1,123.09B 1,229.15B 1,354.81B 1,456.60B 1,603.97B
Operating cash flow 259,936M 252,451M 243,920M 225,249M 279,842M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 9,499.13M 10,083.25M 10,486.19M 12,377.62M 14,202.90M
Gross Profit 3,771.61M 4,153.64M 3,993.02M 4,014.28M 5,412.50M
Operating income 1,997.23M 2,295.98M 1,860.20M 1,547.60M 2,635.99M
Income before tax 2,170.10M 2,324.80M 1,850.79M 1,514.00M 2,410.53M
Net income 1,526.63M 1,696.94M 1,441.16M 1,318.05M 1,865.96M
EBITDA 2,770.37M 3,121.28M 2,908.55M 2,825.43M 3,757.95M
Diluted EPS 2.40 2.67 2.25 2.06 2.91
Dividends Per Share 0.54 0.58 0.67 0.78 0.84
Total Assets 11,934.98M 13,504.01M 14,672.87M 16,897.15M 18,511.02M
Total liabilities 2,437.95M 2,436.09M 2,509.78M 3,195.08M 4,014.57M
Total equity 9,364.93M 10,936.06M 12,158.47M 13,696.28M 14,491.35M
Operating cash flow 2,366.14M 2,102.28M 2,252.52M 2,032.33M 2,523.49M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER17.04
ROA10.76%
ROE13.52%
Operating margin18.55%
Profit margin13.13%

Key executives

  • Chairman & President: Tsuneo Murata
  • Director, GM-Technology & Business Development: Hiroshi Iwatsubo
  • Director-Research & Development: James S. Cable
  • Executive Officer, Head-Audit & Internal Control: Kiyoshi Iwai
  • Director, GM-Planning & Administration: Yoshito Takemura

Shareholders

  • Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (5.3%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (4.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.8%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (3.2%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.7%)
  • The Bank of Kyoto, Ltd. (2.3%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (2.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Dodge & Cox (1.8%)
  • The Shiga Bank, Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

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Last Updated on 20 Nov, 2019

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