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Process Industries

Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd.

  • 4,795.00 JPY
  • +15.00
  • +0.31%
  • Japan
    Aug 22, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4021)
  • Prev. close
    4,780
  • Market cap (JPY)
    707,440M
  • Market cap (USD)
    6,644.50M
  • Shares
    148M

Business Summary

Nissan Chemical Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of industrial chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Chemicals, Functional Materials, Agrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Wholesale Business, and Others. The Chemicals segment deals with fine and basic chemicals such as melamine, sulfuric and nitric acid, ammonia, epoxy compound for LED sealants, solder resist and painting, and flame retardant. The Functional Materials segment produces display, semiconductor, and inorganic materials. The Agrochemicals segment markets herbicides, insecticides, and fungicide. The Pharmaceuticals segment offers anti-cholesterol agent (LIVALO) and custom chemicals. The Wholesale Business segment handles chemical trading. The Others segment includes fertilizers, transportation, landscaping, and engineering. The company was founded by Jokichi Takamine, Eiichi Shibusawa, and Takashi Masuda in February 1887 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue204,896M1,847.66M
Gross Profit81,526M735.16M
Operating income37,092M334.47M
Income before tax39,098M352.56M
Net income29,373M264.87M
EBITDA48,007M432.90M
Diluted EPS197.661.78
Dividends Per Share820.73
Total Assets246,990M2,231.46M
Total liabilities64,913M586.46M
Total equity180,346M1,629.36M
Operating cash flow32,070M289.19M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 171,206M 176,894M 180,289M 193,389M 204,896M
Gross Profit 61,345M 66,488M 70,615M 76,245M 81,526M
Operating income 25,347M 28,606M 31,439M 34,989M 37,092M
Income before tax 25,296M 28,360M 31,713M 36,235M 39,098M
Net income 18,199M 22,350M 24,026M 27,143M 29,373M
EBITDA 33,799M 38,290M 40,328M 45,499M 48,007M
Diluted EPS 113.99 143.37 156.97 180.29 197.66
Dividends Per Share 36 44 52 68 82
Total Assets 223,854M 228,169M 231,748M 246,040M 246,990M
Total liabilities 72,591M 71,245M 68,039M 69,674M 64,913M
Total equity 149,782M 155,393M 162,041M 174,586M 180,346M
Operating cash flow 20,452M 29,989M 32,491M 37,691M 32,070M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 1,558.45M 1,473.08M 1,664.91M 1,744.87M 1,847.66M
Gross Profit 558.41M 553.67M 652.10M 687.93M 735.16M
Operating income 230.72M 238.21M 290.32M 315.69M 334.47M
Income before tax 230.26M 236.16M 292.85M 326.93M 352.56M
Net income 165.66M 186.11M 221.87M 244.90M 264.87M
EBITDA 307.66M 318.85M 372.41M 410.52M 432.90M
Diluted EPS 1.03 1.19 1.44 1.62 1.78
Dividends Per Share 0.32 0.36 0.48 0.61 0.73
Total Assets 1,866.61M 2,030.06M 2,079.76M 2,313.49M 2,231.46M
Total liabilities 605.30M 633.88M 610.59M 655.13M 586.46M
Total equity 1,248.96M 1,382.56M 1,454.19M 1,641.61M 1,629.36M
Operating cash flow 186.17M 249.73M 300.04M 340.07M 289.19M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER25.64
ROA11.91%
ROE16.55%
Operating margin18.10%
Profit margin14.33%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Kojiro Kinoshita
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Hironori Yoshida
  • Director & Vice President: Junichi Miyazaki
  • Executive Officer: Shuichiro Dobashi
  • Executive Officer: Takeshi Iwata

Shareholders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (9.6%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund (4.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (4.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (4.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (4.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.5%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (3.2%)
  • Nissan Chemical Industries Business Association (2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.nissanchem.co.jp
  • Address: Nihonbashi Takashimaya Building, 18th & 19th floor, Tokyo, 103-6119, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.4463.8111

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Competitors

  • Huntsman Corporation
  • Eternal Materials Co., Ltd.
  • Isagro S.p.A.
  • UPL Limited
Last Updated on 22 Aug, 2019

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