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Sharp Corp.

Business Summary

Sharp Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of electronic components and consumer electronic products. It operates through the following segments: Smart Homes, Smart Business Solutions, Internet of Things (IoT) Electronics Devices and Advance Display Systems. The Smart Homes segment includes mobile phones, tablets, electronic dictionaries, calculators, facsimiles, telephones, and network control unit. The Smart Business Solutions segment covers the POS systems, electronic cash registers, commercial projectors, information displays, digital MFPs (multi-function printers), options and consumables, software, FA equipment, and ultrasonic cleaners. The IoT Electronics Devices segment handles the camera modules, camera module production facilities, sensor modules, proximity sensors, dust sensors, CCD/CMOS sensors, laser diodes, and automotive cameras. The Advance Display Systems segment comprises of LCD color televisions, Blu-ray Disc recorders, indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) LCD modules, continuous grain (CG) Silicon LCD modules, and amorphous silicon LCD modules. The company was founded by Tokuji Hayakawa on September 15, 1912 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue2,425.91B22,873.55M
Gross Profit487,142M4,593.19M
Operating income83,113M783.66M
Income before tax66,442M626.47M
Net income53,263M502.20M
EBITDA156,730M1,477.78M
Diluted EPS87.190.82
Dividends Per Share300.28
Total Assets1,927.22B17,440.96M
Total liabilities1,563.08B14,145.57M
Total equity350,646M3,173.26M
Operating cash flow204,642M1,929.53M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 2,050.63B 2,427.27B 2,394.76B 2,262.28B 2,425.91B
Gross Profit 465,305M 482,091M 496,745M 482,017M 487,142M
Operating income 62,455M 90,126M 77,389M 51,465M 83,113M
Income before tax -587M 89,416M 58,428M 32,331M 66,442M
Net income -24,876M 70,226M 64,011M 13,727M 53,263M
EBITDA 130,690M 166,242M 156,238M 125,661M 156,730M
Diluted EPS -68.60 85.59 79.06 21.61 87.19
Dividends Per Share 0 10 20 18 30
Total Assets 1,773.68B 1,908.46B 1,848.55B 1,811.90B 1,927.22B
Total liabilities 1,465.88B 1,506.47B 1,491.21B 1,540.94B 1,563.08B
Total equity 294,155M 378,448M 341,689M 256,567M 350,646M
Operating cash flow 127,231M 105,270M 78,305M 68,453M 204,642M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 18,936.98M 21,900.36M 21,594.97M 20,807.24M 22,873.55M
Gross Profit 4,296.94M 4,349.72M 4,479.43M 4,433.32M 4,593.19M
Operating income 576.75M 813.17M 697.86M 473.34M 783.66M
Income before tax -5.42M 806.76M 526.87M 297.36M 626.47M
Net income -229.72M 633.62M 577.22M 126.25M 502.20M
EBITDA 1,206.87M 1,499.94M 1,408.88M 1,155.76M 1,477.78M
Diluted EPS -0.63 0.77 0.71 0.19 0.82
Dividends Per Share 0 0.09 0.18 0.16 0.28
Total Assets 15,917.45M 17,945.09M 16,701.00M 16,783.90M 17,440.96M
Total liabilities 13,155.16M 14,165.25M 13,472.63M 14,273.96M 14,145.57M
Total equity 2,639.81M 3,558.51M 3,087.04M 2,376.61M 3,173.26M
Operating cash flow 1,174.93M 949.81M 706.12M 629.59M 1,929.53M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER21.90
ROA2.84%
ROE17.54%
Operating margin3.42%
Profit margin2.19%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Cheng Wu Tai
  • Executive President, COO & Representative Director: Katsuaki Nomura
  • Managing Executive Officer, GM-R&D Business: Mototaka Taneya
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Yoshihiro Hashimoto
  • Manager: Masahiko Nakagawasai

Shareholders

  • Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd. (36.2%)
  • Foxconn Technology Co., Ltd. (10.5%)
  • ES Platform LP (10.0%)
  • Winner City Group Ltd. (5.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (0.7%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.7%)

Contact Details

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