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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 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit487,534M3,706.70M
Operating income104,167M791.97M
Income before tax104,495M794.47M
Net income79,419M603.81M
Diluted EPS33.810.25
Dividends Per Share110.08
Total Assets2,442.34B18,510.28M
Total liabilities1,286.97B9,753.90M
Total equity1,148.82B8,706.84M
Operating cash flow112,351M854.20M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021Dec 2022
Revenue 627,670M 692,009M 772,560M 998,276M 1,309.02B
Gross Profit 242,164M 275,650M 321,224M 378,323M 487,534M
Operating income 78,022M 87,196M 85,756M 84,386M 104,167M
Income before tax 89,075M 79,518M 87,794M 84,281M 104,495M
Net income 45,351M 36,717M 45,874M 66,679M 79,419M
EBITDA 96,412M 112,965M 115,202M 118,275M 151,283M
Diluted EPS 28.27 22.89 27.37 29.06 33.81
Dividends Per Share 9 9 9 10 11
Total Assets 953,988M 1,478.64B 1,614.58B 1,955.08B 2,442.34B
Total liabilities 306,367M 790,664M 915,575M 986,384M 1,286.97B
Total equity 520,047M 552,922M 567,594M 959,518M 1,148.82B
Operating cash flow 61,533M 92,076M 87,633M 67,428M 112,351M
 Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021Dec 2022
Revenue 5,683.21M 6,348.07M 7,235.84M 9,085.70M 9,952.43M
Gross Profit 2,192.66M 2,528.64M 3,008.60M 3,443.26M 3,706.70M
Operating income 706.44M 799.88M 803.19M 768.03M 791.97M
Income before tax 806.52M 729.45M 822.28M 767.07M 794.47M
Net income 410.62M 336.81M 429.65M 606.87M 603.81M
EBITDA 872.95M 1,036.27M 1,078.98M 1,076.46M 1,150.19M
Diluted EPS 0.25 0.21 0.25 0.26 0.25
Dividends Per Share 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.09 0.08
Total Assets 8,695.14M 13,606.12M 15,638.33M 16,977.83M 18,510.28M
Total liabilities 2,792.38M 7,275.49M 8,867.98M 8,565.70M 9,753.90M
Total equity 4,739.98M 5,087.84M 5,497.54M 8,332.40M 8,706.84M
Operating cash flow 557.14M 844.65M 820.77M 613.68M 854.20M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2022
Operating margin7.95%
Profit margin6.06%

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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