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Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd.

  • 980.00 JPY
  • +3.00
  • +0.31%
  • Japan
    Nov 15, 2018
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Business Summary

Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of glass and glazing products. It operates through the following businesses: Architectural, Automotive, Technical Glass, and Others. The Architectural business manufactures and sells flat glass, interior and external glazing products, and glass for the solar energy sector. The Automotive business supplies automotive glazing for new vehicles and replacement markets. The Technical Glass business manufactures and sells very thin glass for small displays, lenses, light guides for printers, and glass fiber products that includes battery separators and glass components for engine timing belts. The Others business deals with the acquisition of Pilkington and small businesses. The company was founded on November 22, 1918 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit153,834M1,387.98M
Operating income34,373M310.13M
Income before tax22,177M200.09M
Net income6,130M55.30M
Diluted EPS38.650.34
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets795,467M7,479.70M
Total liabilities652,610M6,136.43M
Total equity134,334M1,263.13M
Operating cash flow39,671M357.93M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 606,095M 626,713M 629,172M 580,795M 603,852M
Gross Profit 131,475M 138,110M 142,755M 142,818M 153,834M
Operating income 10,706M 13,619M 17,848M 28,037M 34,373M
Income before tax -16,122M 4,394M -34,004M 13,609M 22,177M
Net income -16,605M 1,668M -49,838M 5,605M 6,130M
EBITDA 51,410M 55,471M 59,037M 60,442M 66,621M
Diluted EPS -184 18.40 -551.75 61.49 38.65
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 0 20
Total Assets 938,984M 931,126M 819,381M 797,225M 795,467M
Total liabilities 745,498M 745,118M 707,370M 663,517M 652,610M
Total equity 183,974M 175,746M 103,109M 124,146M 134,334M
Operating cash flow 21,079M 27,724M 24,530M 31,533M 39,671M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 6,050.57M 5,704.83M 5,239.41M 5,363.45M 5,448.33M
Gross Profit 1,312.49M 1,257.18M 1,188.78M 1,318.87M 1,387.98M
Operating income 106.87M 123.97M 148.62M 258.91M 310.13M
Income before tax -160.94M 39.99M -283.16M 125.67M 200.09M
Net income -165.76M 15.18M -415.02M 51.76M 55.30M
EBITDA 513.21M 504.94M 491.62M 558.16M 601.09M
Diluted EPS -1.83 0.16 -4.59 0.56 0.34
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 0 0.18
Total Assets 9,117.67M 7,764.23M 7,290.19M 7,154.49M 7,479.70M
Total liabilities 7,238.89M 6,213.19M 6,293.60M 5,954.56M 6,136.43M
Total equity 1,786.41M 1,465.46M 917.38M 1,114.11M 1,263.13M
Operating cash flow 210.42M 252.36M 204.27M 291.19M 357.93M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin5.69%
Profit margin1.01%

Key executives

  • President, Chief Executive Officer & Director: Shigeki Mori
  • COO, Director & Executive Vice President: Clemens Miller
  • CFO, Director & Representative EVP: Kenichi Morooka
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Information System: Phil Wilkinson
  • Senior Executive Officer, Manager-R&D: Phil Ramsey


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Sumitomo Fudosan Mita Twin Bldg West, 3-5-27 Mita, Tokyo, 108-6321, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5443.9523

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Last Updated on 15 Nov, 2018

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