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Producer Manufacturing

NIDEC Corp.

Business Summary

NIDEC CORP. engages in the development, manufacturing, and sales of small precision, automotive, commercial and industrial motors, motors for machinery, electronic and optical components, and other related products. It operates through the following segments: Nidec, Nidec Electronics Thailand, Nidec Singapore, Nidec Hong Kong, Nidec Sankyo, Nidec Copal, Nidec Techno Motor, Nidec Motor, Nidec Motors and Actuators, and Others. The Nidec segment includes Nidec Corporation, which develops and sells hard disk drive (HDD) motors, small motors, and in-vehicle products. The Nidec Electronics Thailand segment includes Nidec Electronics (Thailand) Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries. It also manufactures and sells HDD motors. The Nidec Singapore segment includes Nidec Singapore Pte Ltd. and its subsidiaries. It also sells HDD and other small motors. The Nidec Hong Kong segment includes Nidec (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries. It produces and markets HDD and other small motors. The Nidec Sankyo segment Nidec Sankyo Corp. and its subsidiaries. It manufactures and sells automotive products, electronic components, and other small motors. The Nidec Copal segment includes Nidec Copal Corp. and its subsidiaries. It manufactures and sells optical and electronic products and equipment. The Nidec Techno Motor segment includes Nidec Techno Motor Corp. and its subsidiaries. It produces and sells commercial and industrial products. The Nidec Motor segment includes Nidec US Holdings Corp. and its subsidiaries in North and South America, Asia, and Europe. Its main products include consumer electronics and commercial and industrial products. The Nidec Motors & Actuators segment includes Nidec Motors & Actuators (Germany) GmbH and its subsidiaries in Europe, Japan, Asia, and North and South America. It manufactures and sells automotive products. The Others segment includes Nidec Global Service Corp. The company was founded by Shigenobu Nagamori and Hiroshi Kobe on July 23, 1973 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue1,534.80B14,116.24M
Gross Profit333,927M3,071.27M
Operating income110,326M1,014.71M
Income before tax106,927M983.45M
Net income75,791M697.08M
EBITDA197,182M1,813.57M
Diluted EPS126.201.16
Dividends Per Share57.500.52
Total Assets2,114.04B19,582.64M
Total liabilities1,144.05B10,597.51M
Total equity949,703M8,797.21M
Operating cash flow168,049M1,545.62M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 1,178.29B 1,199.31B 1,488.09B 1,518.32B 1,534.80B
Gross Profit 268,337M 285,631M 356,196M 343,958M 333,927M
Operating income 117,662M 139,366M 166,505M 138,620M 110,326M
Income before tax 117,164M 141,313M 163,665M 139,014M 106,927M
Net income 89,945M 111,007M 130,834M 110,798M 75,791M
EBITDA 182,612M 199,103M 235,245M 209,357M 197,182M
Diluted EPS 150.96 187.13 220.95 187.91 126.20
Dividends Per Share 40 42.50 47.50 52.50 57.50
Total Assets 1,376.63B 1,678.99B 1,773.19B 1,875.06B 2,114.04B
Total liabilities 605,267M 823,191M 830,808M 859,354M 1,144.05B
Total equity 763,023M 846,572M 932,501M 997,628M 949,703M
Operating cash flow 147,659M 129,853M 175,568M 170,233M 168,049M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 9,812.19M 11,075.24M 13,426.48M 13,691.55M 14,116.24M
Gross Profit 2,234.57M 2,637.70M 3,213.82M 3,101.66M 3,071.27M
Operating income 979.82M 1,286.99M 1,502.31M 1,250.01M 1,014.71M
Income before tax 975.68M 1,304.97M 1,476.68M 1,253.56M 983.45M
Net income 749.01M 1,025.11M 1,180.46M 999.12M 697.08M
EBITDA 1,520.69M 1,838.65M 2,122.52M 1,887.89M 1,813.57M
Diluted EPS 1.25 1.72 1.99 1.69 1.16
Dividends Per Share 0.33 0.39 0.42 0.47 0.52
Total Assets 12,248.19M 15,067.72M 16,673.23M 16,940.58M 19,582.64M
Total liabilities 5,385.17M 7,387.51M 7,812.01M 7,763.96M 10,597.51M
Total equity 6,788.76M 7,597.34M 8,768.22M 9,013.21M 8,797.21M
Operating cash flow 1,229.62M 1,199.15M 1,584.08M 1,535.08M 1,545.62M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER44.42
ROA3.79%
ROE7.78%
Operating margin7.18%
Profit margin4.93%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Shigenobu Nagamori
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Jun Seki
  • CFO, Managing Executive Officer & Head-Accounting: Takeaki Ishii
  • Representative Director & Chief Technology Officer: Mikio Katayama
  • Chief Compliance & Information Security Officer: Go Watanabe

Shareholders

  • NAGAMORI SHIGENOBU (11.6%)
  • The Bank of Kyoto, Ltd. (4.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.6%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.2%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (2.1%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (2.0%)
  • NIDEC Corp. (1.7%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

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Last Updated on 22 May, 2020

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