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Obayashi Corp.

Business Summary

Obayashi Corp. engages in the construction and real estate business. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Building Construction, Overseas Building Construction, Domestic Civil Engineering, Overseas Civil Engineering, Real Estate, and Others. The Domestic Building Construction segment engages in building construction contracts and related businesses within Japan. The Overseas Building Construction segment engages in building construction contracts and related businesses outside Japan. The Domestic Civil Engineering segment handles civil engineering construction contracts and related businesses within Japan. The Overseas Civil Engineering segment deals with civil engineering construction contracts and related businesses outside Japan. The Real Estate segment handles the purchase, sale, development and rent of real estate properties. The Others segment engages in Private Finance Initiative (PFI), finance, renewable energy, and operation of golf courses. The company was founded by Yoshigoro Obayashi in January 1892 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit225,785M2,128.89M
Operating income123,163M1,161.28M
Income before tax134,573M1,268.86M
Net income98,781M931.39M
Diluted EPS137.641.29
Dividends Per Share320.30
Total Assets2,272.62B20,566.77M
Total liabilities1,310.64B11,861.04M
Total equity931,009M8,425.42M
Operating cash flow24,803M233.86M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 1,872.72B 1,900.65B 2,039.68B 2,073.04B 1,766.89B
Gross Profit 224,934M 234,304M 254,024M 255,548M 225,785M
Operating income 133,743M 137,802M 155,482M 152,873M 123,163M
Income before tax 142,990M 137,209M 164,635M 162,503M 134,573M
Net income 94,502M 92,663M 113,156M 113,094M 98,781M
EBITDA 148,943M 152,537M 173,366M 172,889M 143,326M
Diluted EPS 131.66 129.09 157.64 157.58 137.64
Dividends Per Share 28 28 32 32 32
Total Assets 2,015.99B 2,129.02B 2,214.51B 2,230.29B 2,272.62B
Total liabilities 1,371.91B 1,417.49B 1,416.35B 1,379.79B 1,310.64B
Total equity 594,160M 684,837M 768,945M 817,892M 931,009M
Operating cash flow 158,892M 114,034M 44,203M 237,628M 24,803M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 17,293.97M 17,148.90M 18,392.99M 19,066.71M 16,659.77M
Gross Profit 2,077.19M 2,114.03M 2,290.67M 2,350.39M 2,128.89M
Operating income 1,235.07M 1,243.33M 1,402.06M 1,406.04M 1,161.28M
Income before tax 1,320.46M 1,237.98M 1,484.60M 1,494.61M 1,268.86M
Net income 872.69M 836.06M 1,020.39M 1,040.17M 931.39M
EBITDA 1,375.44M 1,376.28M 1,563.33M 1,590.13M 1,351.40M
Diluted EPS 1.21 1.16 1.42 1.44 1.29
Dividends Per Share 0.25 0.25 0.28 0.29 0.30
Total Assets 18,092.03M 20,019.05M 20,007.33M 20,659.50M 20,566.77M
Total liabilities 12,311.89M 13,328.60M 12,796.27M 12,781.17M 11,861.04M
Total equity 5,332.13M 6,439.46M 6,947.14M 7,576.23M 8,425.42M
Operating cash flow 1,467.31M 1,028.88M 398.60M 2,185.57M 233.86M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin6.97%
Profit margin5.59%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Kenji Hasuwa
  • Director, Head-Finance, Personnel & Accounting: Toshimi Sato
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Technology: Naoki Kajita
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Sales: Shingo Ura
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Takehito Sato


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  • Sumitomo Realty & Development Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Obayashi Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.7%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Shinagawa Intercity Tower B, 2-15-2 Konan, Tokyo, 108-8502, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5769.1111

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