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Consumer Durables

Nikon Corp.

  • 1,515.00 JPY
  • -14.00
  • -0.92%
  • Japan
    May 24, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(7731)
  • Prev. close
    1,529
  • Market cap (JPY)
    612,944M
  • Market cap (USD)
    5,589.75M
  • Shares
    400.87M

Business Summary

Nikon Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of optical instruments. It operates through the following segments: Precision Equipment, Imaging Products, Healthcare, and Industrial Metrology and Others. The Precision Equipment segment covers products and services related to integrated circuit and liquid crystal display steppers. The Imaging Products segment manufactures and sells imaging products and peripherals such as digital single-lens reflex cameras, compact digital cameras, and interchangeable camera lenses. The Healthcare segment offers microscopes, measuring, and inspection equipment. The Industrial Metrology and Others segment includes glass, ophthalmic lenses, multi-turn absolute encoder and customized products. The company was founded by Koyata Iwasaki on July 25, 1917 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue708,660M6,390.38M
Gross Profit291,772M2,631.07M
Operating income64,849M584.78M
Income before tax87,915M792.77M
Net income66,513M599.78M
EBITDA92,654M835.51M
Diluted EPS167.301.50
Dividends Per Share600.54
Total Assets1,134.98B10,254.19M
Total liabilities518,259M4,682.28M
Total equity615,920M5,564.62M
Operating cash flow68,901M621.31M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 857,782M 841,040M 749,273M 717,078M 708,660M
Gross Profit 325,399M 309,342M 296,003M 301,555M 291,772M
Operating income 43,412M 42,883M 58,572M 64,225M 64,849M
Income before tax 35,153M 39,546M 3,068M 56,257M 87,915M
Net income 18,364M 29,947M 3,966M 34,772M 66,513M
EBITDA 82,553M 81,694M 92,544M 95,931M 92,654M
Diluted EPS 46.21 75.37 9.98 87.49 167.30
Dividends Per Share 32 18 16 36 60
Total Assets 972,945M 982,564M 1,018.35B 1,098.34B 1,134.98B
Total liabilities 400,745M 445,486M 480,202M 524,802M 518,259M
Total equity 571,693M 536,555M 537,524M 572,908M 615,920M
Operating cash flow 71,309M 107,512M 97,342M 125,082M 68,901M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 7,808.20M 7,003.74M 6,919.29M 6,469.93M 6,390.38M
Gross Profit 2,962.03M 2,576.04M 2,733.49M 2,720.81M 2,631.07M
Operating income 395.17M 357.10M 540.89M 579.47M 584.78M
Income before tax 319.99M 329.31M 28.33M 507.58M 792.77M
Net income 167.16M 249.38M 36.62M 313.73M 599.78M
EBITDA 751.46M 680.30M 854.61M 865.54M 835.51M
Diluted EPS 0.42 0.62 0.09 0.78 1.50
Dividends Per Share 0.29 0.14 0.14 0.32 0.54
Total Assets 8,112.94M 8,742.06M 9,138.93M 10,327.62M 10,254.19M
Total liabilities 3,341.63M 3,963.57M 4,309.44M 4,934.66M 4,682.28M
Total equity 4,767.08M 4,773.83M 4,823.87M 5,387.00M 5,564.62M
Operating cash flow 649.11M 895.30M 898.92M 1,128.56M 621.31M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER9.29
ROA5.95%
ROE11.18%
Operating margin9.15%
Profit margin9.38%

Key executives

  • Executive President: Toshikazu Umatate
  • CFO, Representative Director & Executive VP: Masashi Oka
  • Executive Officer & Deputy GM-Corporate Strategy: Kenji Yoshikawa
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Production: Jun Nagatsuka
  • Executive Officer: Tadashi Nakayama

Shareholders

  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (4.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.7%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (3.2%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (2.0%)
  • Mebuki Financial Group, Inc. (1.6%)
  • Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc. (1.5%)
  • AllianceBernstein LP (1.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.nikon.co.jp
  • Address: Shinagawa Intercity Tower C, 2-15-3 Konan, Tokyo, 108-6290, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6433.3600

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  • Nikon Ventures Corp.
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  • Nikon Precision Taiwan Ltd.
  • Nikon Precision Singapore Pte. Ltd.
  • Nikon Canada, Inc.
  • Nikon Research Corp. of America
  • Nikon Eyewear Co., Ltd.
  • Nikon Logistics Corp.
  • Nikon Hong Kong Ltd.

Competitors

  • Canon Inc.
  • Olympus Corp.
  • GoPro, Inc. Class A
  • Bruker Corporation
  • ASML Holding NV
  • Kinko Optical Co. Ltd.
  • FARO Technologies, Inc.
  • Fluidigm Corporation
  • Rudolph Technologies, Inc.
  • Vista Outdoor Inc
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