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Process Industries

Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd. engages in the management and strategies of its group companies that is involved in the manufacture and sale of paints and fine chemicals. It offers automotive and industrial-use coatings and trade-use paints. It also provides surface treatments and fine chemical products. It operates through the following geographical segments: Japan, Asia, Americas, and Other. The company was founded by Jujiro Moteki on March 14, 1881 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit323,461M3,029.55M
Operating income85,142M797.44M
Income before tax88,715M830.90M
Net income44,649M418.18M
Diluted EPS27.820.26
Dividends Per Share90.08
Total Assets1,615.38B15,646.12M
Total liabilities915,575M8,867.98M
Total equity568,398M5,505.33M
Operating cash flow88,561M829.46M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 626,879.76M 610,178M 627,670M 692,009M 781,146M
Gross Profit 273,165.98M 246,188M 242,164M 275,650M 323,461M
Operating income -79,861.13M 87,772M 78,022M 87,196M 85,142M
Income before tax 102,713.07M 87,790M 89,075M 79,518M 88,715M
Net income 46,433.21M 49,313M 45,351M 36,717M 44,649M
EBITDA 127,174.34M 105,666M 96,412M 112,965M 114,663M
Diluted EPS 28.95 30.74 28.27 22.89 27.82
Dividends Per Share 15 8.40 9 9 9
Total Assets 827,996M 926,098M 953,988M 1,478.64B 1,615.38B
Total liabilities 242,239M 289,155M 306,367M 790,664M 915,575M
Total equity 473,423M 511,392M 520,047M 552,922M 568,398M
Operating cash flow 77,916M 76,530M 61,533M 92,076M 88,561M
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 5,769.24M 5,441.52M 5,683.21M 6,348.07M 7,316.25M
Gross Profit 2,513.97M 2,195.48M 2,192.66M 2,528.64M 3,029.55M
Operating income -734.97M 782.74M 706.44M 799.88M 797.44M
Income before tax 945.27M 782.90M 806.52M 729.45M 830.90M
Net income 427.33M 439.76M 410.62M 336.81M 418.18M
EBITDA 1,170.39M 942.32M 872.95M 1,036.27M 1,073.94M
Diluted EPS 0.26 0.27 0.25 0.21 0.26
Dividends Per Share 0.13 0.07 0.08 0.08 0.08
Total Assets 7,099.03M 8,221.02M 8,695.14M 13,606.12M 15,646.12M
Total liabilities 2,076.89M 2,566.84M 2,792.38M 7,275.49M 8,867.98M
Total equity 4,059.01M 4,539.65M 4,739.98M 5,087.84M 5,505.33M
Operating cash flow 717.06M 682.48M 557.14M 844.65M 829.46M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
Operating margin10.89%
Profit margin5.71%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Masaaki Tanaka
  • Co-President: Siew Kim Wee
  • CFO & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Yuichiro Wakatsuki
  • Chief Administration Officer & Head-Personnel: Yasuyuki Matsumoto
  • Chief Legal Affairs Officer & Executive Officer: Yuri Inoue


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Contact Details

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