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Process Industries

Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd.

  • 1,160.00 JPY
  • +2.00
  • +0.17%
  • Japan
    Aug 22, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4272)
  • Prev. close
    1,158
  • Market cap (JPY)
    205,549.14M
  • Market cap (USD)
    1,930.58M
  • Shares
    177.50M

Business Summary

Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Functional Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Safety Systems, and Other. The Functional Chemicals segment provides products in the environment and energy conservation fields based on dye and resin technology. The Pharmaceuticals segment centers on anti-cancer drugs and cancer related fields. The Safety Systems segment handles the improvement of automobile safety through applied explosive technologies that includes airbag inflators and gas generators. The Other segment deals with agrochemicals and real estate leasing. The company was founded by Jotaro Yamamoto, Naokichi Kaneko, and Soubei Mogi on June 5, 1916 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue172,640M1,556.79M
Gross Profit62,756M565.90M
Operating income19,941M179.81M
Income before tax21,283M191.92M
Net income14,852M133.92M
EBITDA32,130M289.73M
Diluted EPS85.750.77
Dividends Per Share300.27
Total Assets293,571M2,652.31M
Total liabilities64,525M582.96M
Total equity216,041M1,951.85M
Operating cash flow26,803M241.69M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 161,861M 162,922M 159,112M 167,882M 172,640M
Gross Profit 66,301M 65,407M 63,188M 64,591M 62,756M
Operating income 22,246M 21,674M 19,612M 22,201M 19,941M
Income before tax 23,972M 25,148M 22,397M 22,061M 21,283M
Net income 15,653M 17,291M 15,635M 15,489M 14,852M
EBITDA 33,466M 33,115M 31,127M 34,409M 32,130M
Diluted EPS 86.31 96.06 90.21 89.43 85.75
Dividends Per Share 25 30 30 30 30
Total Assets 265,126M 272,679M 272,791M 285,600M 293,571M
Total liabilities 65,446M 72,187M 66,920M 64,977M 64,525M
Total equity 186,659M 188,919M 194,063M 208,335M 216,041M
Operating cash flow 20,263M 19,603M 31,389M 20,121M 26,803M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 1,473.38M 1,356.73M 1,469.34M 1,514.73M 1,556.79M
Gross Profit 603.52M 544.67M 583.52M 582.78M 565.90M
Operating income 202.50M 180.48M 181.11M 200.31M 179.81M
Income before tax 218.21M 209.41M 206.82M 199.04M 191.92M
Net income 142.48M 143.99M 144.38M 139.75M 133.92M
EBITDA 304.63M 275.76M 287.44M 310.45M 289.73M
Diluted EPS 0.78 0.79 0.83 0.80 0.77
Dividends Per Share 0.22 0.24 0.27 0.27 0.27
Total Assets 2,210.76M 2,426.07M 2,448.09M 2,685.47M 2,652.31M
Total liabilities 545.72M 642.26M 600.55M 610.97M 582.96M
Total equity 1,556.46M 1,680.84M 1,741.56M 1,958.95M 1,951.85M
Operating cash flow 184.44M 163.24M 289.86M 181.54M 241.69M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER15.24
ROA5.12%
ROE6.99%
Operating margin11.55%
Profit margin8.60%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masanobu Suzuki
  • Director, GM-Research & Development: Yu Oizumi
  • Executive Officer: Yoshimi Inoue
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Legal Affairs: Hitoshi Kawamura
  • Director, GM-Administration & Personnel: Hiroshi Mikami

Shareholders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (8.1%)
  • Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. (5.2%)
  • Silchester International Investors LLP (5.1%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (4.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Nippon Kayaku Kayabe Star Club Business Association (3.0%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives (2.9%)
  • Mebuki Financial Group, Inc. (2.8%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. (2.7%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.nipponkayaku.co.jp
  • Address: Meiji Yasuda Seimei Bldg 19th-20th/F, 2-1-1 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6731.5200

Related Companies

  • Kayaku Safety Systems Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • Nippon Kayaku Korea Co., Ltd.
  • Taiwan Nippon Kayaku Co. Ltd.
  • Shanghai KAYAKU International Trading Co. Ltd.
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  • Kayaku Chemical (Wuxi) Co. Ltd.
  • Kayaku Safety Systems de Mexico SA de CV
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  • ILFORD Imaging Switzerland GmbH /Dye Business/
  • Microchem Corp. (South Korea)
  • Euro Nippon Kayaku GmbH
  • Nippon Kayaku America, Inc.
  • Nippon Kayaku Fukuyama KK
  • Nippon Kayaku Tokyo Co. Ltd.
  • Nippon Kayaku Food Techno Co. Ltd.
  • LEO House Co. Ltd.
  • Nikka Fine Techno Co. Ltd.
  • Nippon Kayaku Kayabe Star Club Business Association
  • MicroChem Corp.
  • Lifesparc, Inc.
  • Indet Safety Systems AS
  • NKNM Ltd
  • Polatechno Co., Ltd.
  • Nippon Kayaku Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Competitors

  • Anchiano Therapeutics Ltd.
Last Updated on 22 Aug, 2019

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