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Sojitz Corp.

  • 387.00 JPY
  • +3.00
  • +0.78%
  • Japan
    Apr 18, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(2768)
  • Prev. close
    384
  • Market cap (JPY)
    480,575.81M
  • Market cap (USD)
    4,290.85M
  • Shares
    1,251.49M

Business Summary

Sojitz Corp. engages in the business of chemical products, energy, machinery, mining, and international trading services. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Automobile, Aviation Industry and Information, Environment and Business Infrastructure, Energy, Coal and Metals, Chemicals, Food and Agribusiness, Retail and Lifestyle Business, Industrial Infrastructure and Urban Development, and Others. The Automobile segment handles the export, retail and wholesale of cars, manufacturing and sale of field assembly, sells tires, two wheels and four wheels parts, and provides parts inspection. The Aviation Industry and Information segment deals with aviation, ship and information businesses. The Environment and Business Infrastructure segment handles the environment infrastructure, power projects, plant projects, traffic and society infrastructures, industrial machineries, bearings, and medical infrastructure businesses. The Energy segment provides petroleum, gas, petroleum products, LNG, nuclear fuel, nuclear power-related facilities and equipment, offshore oil production facilities and equipment, and LNG-related businesses. The Coal and Metal segment includes coal, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, industrial minerals, and steel products. The Chemicals segment engages in the import and sale of rare earths, lithium compounds, industrial salt, solvent, thinners, plastic resin, electronic materials, cellulose, and cosmetics. The Food and Agribusiness segment manufactures cereals, wheat flour, oils and fats, feeds, fishery produce, processed fish products, confectionary raw materials, coffee beans, sugar, and chemical fertilizers. The Retail and Lifestyle Business segment includes clothing raw materials, construction materials, house building materials, various fresh and frozen food products, interior, beddings and other home fashion-related products, and child care products. The Industrial Infrastructure and Urban Development segment manages, leases, invests on overseas industrial parks and various real estate properties. The Others segment comprises of functional services, domestic and regional corporations, logistics and insurance services. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue1,816.45B16,389.23M
Gross Profit225,786M2,037.18M
Operating income69,719M629.04M
Income before tax80,343M724.90M
Net income56,842M512.86M
EBITDA92,786M837.17M
Diluted EPS45.430.40
Dividends Per Share110.09
Total Assets2,389.64B22,469.65M
Total liabilities1,764.52B16,591.62M
Total equity586,464M5,514.46M
Operating cash flow98,812M891.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,803.10B 1,809.70B 1,658.07B 1,555.34B 1,816.45B
Gross Profit 191,876M 191,035M 174,201M 194,848M 225,786M
Operating income 30,535M 39,563M 19,963M 47,647M 69,719M
Income before tax 13,054M 52,584M 44,269M 57,955M 80,343M
Net income 27,250M 33,075M 36,526M 40,761M 56,842M
EBITDA 66,635M 71,943M 51,638M 71,089M 92,786M
Diluted EPS 21.78 26.44 29.20 32.58 45.43
Dividends Per Share 4 6 8 8 11
Total Assets 2,220.23B 2,297.35B 2,056.67B 2,175.86B 2,389.64B
Total liabilities 1,727.27B 1,706.70B 1,506.95B 1,597.88B 1,764.52B
Total equity 459,854M 550,984M 520,353M 550,513M 586,464M
Operating cash flow 46,997M 39,110M 99,939M 857M 98,812M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 18,000.16M 16,473.31M 13,807.56M 14,363.14M 16,389.23M
Gross Profit 1,915.47M 1,738.95M 1,450.65M 1,799.35M 2,037.18M
Operating income 304.82M 360.13M 166.24M 440.00M 629.04M
Income before tax 130.31M 478.66M 368.64M 535.19M 724.90M
Net income 272.03M 301.07M 304.16M 376.41M 512.86M
EBITDA 665.20M 654.88M 430.01M 656.48M 837.17M
Diluted EPS 0.21 0.24 0.24 0.30 0.40
Dividends Per Share 0.03 0.05 0.06 0.07 0.09
Total Assets 21,558.82M 19,156.62M 18,298.58M 19,526.69M 22,469.65M
Total liabilities 16,772.12M 14,231.41M 13,407.66M 14,339.80M 16,591.62M
Total equity 4,465.25M 4,594.40M 4,629.68M 4,940.43M 5,514.46M
Operating cash flow 469.16M 356.00M 832.24M 7.91M 891.54M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
PER7.50
ROA2.49%
ROE9.99%
Operating margin3.83%
Profit margin3.12%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Masayoshi Fujimoto
  • CFO, Representative Director, Head-IR & Finance: Seiichi Tanaka
  • Representative Director & Chief Compliance Officer: Shigeru Nishihara
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Investment Management: Naoki Yokoyama
  • Executive Officer: Satoru Takahama

Shareholders

  • Ichigo Asset Management International Pte Ltd. (9.8%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (4.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.3%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (2.1%)
  • Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (1.5%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.0%)
  • TIAA-CREF Investment Management LLC (0.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.sojitz.com
  • Address: Iino Building, 2-1-1 Uchisaiwai-cho, Tokyo, 100-8691, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6871.5000

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  • Russel Metals Inc.
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Last Updated on 18 Apr, 2019

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