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Electronic Technology

Nichicon Corp.

Business Summary

Nichicon Corp. engages in the development, manufacture and sale of capacitors and other related products. Its products include capacitors for electronics, electric apparatuses, and power utilities, function modules, positive thermistors, switching power supplies, and capacitor applied systems and equipment. The company was founded on August 1, 1950 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit19,608M184.88M
Operating income1,474M13.89M
Income before tax2,752M25.94M
Net income1,703M16.05M
Diluted EPS22.330.21
Dividends Per Share250.23
Total Assets156,008M1,411.83M
Total liabilities66,738M603.96M
Total equity87,187M789.02M
Operating cash flow7,095M66.89M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 100,401M 114,767M 122,860M 119,675M 116,073M
Gross Profit 20,405M 24,403M 24,409M 20,553M 19,608M
Operating income 3,019M 6,198M 5,474M 2,549M 1,474M
Income before tax 4,067M -9,118M -5,961M 3,666M 2,752M
Net income 2,624M -10,904M -7,953M 2,812M 1,703M
EBITDA 6,455M 9,340M 9,964M 7,885M 6,719M
Diluted EPS 37.66 -156.59 -114.20 39.40 22.33
Dividends Per Share 21 22 23 24 25
Total Assets 141,206M 154,792M 139,770M 139,426M 156,008M
Total liabilities 39,420M 59,027M 58,454M 61,973M 66,738M
Total equity 100,015M 93,702M 79,178M 75,594M 87,187M
Operating cash flow 3,310M 7,989M -22,790M 4,811M 7,095M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 927.17M 1,035.50M 1,107.89M 1,100.70M 1,094.43M
Gross Profit 188.43M 220.17M 220.10M 189.03M 184.88M
Operating income 27.87M 55.92M 49.36M 23.44M 13.89M
Income before tax 37.55M -82.26M -53.75M 33.71M 25.94M
Net income 24.23M -98.38M -71.71M 25.86M 16.05M
EBITDA 59.60M 84.27M 89.85M 72.52M 63.35M
Diluted EPS 0.34 -1.41 -1.02 0.36 0.21
Dividends Per Share 0.19 0.19 0.20 0.22 0.23
Total Assets 1,267.21M 1,455.49M 1,262.77M 1,291.51M 1,411.83M
Total liabilities 353.76M 555.02M 528.11M 574.06M 603.96M
Total equity 897.55M 881.07M 715.34M 700.23M 789.02M
Operating cash flow 30.56M 72.08M -205.51M 44.24M 66.89M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin1.26%
Profit margin1.46%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Ippei Takeda
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Shigeo Yoshida
  • Executive Officer: Nobuo Inoue
  • Executive Officer & Chief Engineer-NECST Business: Katsuhiko Furuya
  • Executive Officer & Head-Domestic Sales: Sadayoshi Yuchi


  • Nichicon Corp. (12.2%)
  • The Bank of Kyoto, Ltd. (4.3%)
  • Nichicon Business Association (4.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.0%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.8%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (3.4%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (3.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (2.8%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (2.5%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (2.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Karasumadori Oike-agaru, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto, 604-0845, Japan
  • Phone: +

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Last Updated on 26 Nov, 2021

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