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Electronic Technology

TDK Corp.

Business Summary

TDK Corp. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of electronic components. It operates through the following business segments: Passive Components, Sensor Application Products, Magnetic Application Products, Film Application Products and Others. The Passive Components segment offers ceramic capacitors, aluminum electrolytic capacitors, film capacitors, inductive devices, high-frequency components, piezoelectric material components, circuit protection devices, and sensors. The Sensor Application Products segment includes temperature and pressure, magnetic, and MEMS sensors. The Magnetic Application Products segment provides Hard Disk Drives (HDD) head, HDD use suspension, power supplies and magnet. The Film Application Products include energy devices like rechargeable batteries, and applied films. The Others segment covers mechatronics manufacturing equipment. The company was founded by Kenzo Saito on December 7, 1935 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit403,289M3,709.23M
Operating income113,518M1,044.07M
Income before tax95,876M881.81M
Net income57,780M531.42M
Diluted EPS456.434.19
Dividends Per Share1801.65
Total Assets1,943.37B18,001.75M
Total liabilities1,094.81B10,141.40M
Total equity843,957M7,817.67M
Operating cash flow222,390M2,045.42M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 1,152.25B 1,178.25B 1,271.74B 1,381.80B 1,363.03B
Gross Profit 321,281M 322,018M 343,188M 396,179M 403,289M
Operating income 94,096M 84,038M 85,546M 108,591M 113,518M
Income before tax 91,839M 211,717M 89,811M 115,554M 95,876M
Net income 64,828M 145,099M 63,463M 82,205M 57,780M
EBITDA 177,320M 171,529M 177,717M 215,222M 238,502M
Diluted EPS 504.66 1,147.57 501.46 649.45 456.43
Dividends Per Share 120 120 130 160 180
Total Assets 1,450.58B 1,664.33B 1,905.20B 1,992.48B 1,943.37B
Total liabilities 765,952M 862,215M 1,073.97B 1,108.72B 1,094.81B
Total equity 675,361M 793,614M 824,634M 877,290M 843,957M
Operating cash flow 151,563M 160,136M 91,310M 140,274M 222,390M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 9,595.38M 10,880.82M 11,474.50M 12,460.52M 12,536.46M
Gross Profit 2,675.46M 2,973.73M 3,096.45M 3,572.57M 3,709.23M
Operating income 783.58M 776.06M 771.84M 979.22M 1,044.07M
Income before tax 764.78M 1,955.13M 810.33M 1,042.01M 881.81M
Net income 539.85M 1,339.94M 572.60M 741.28M 531.42M
EBITDA 1,476.62M 1,584.01M 1,603.47M 1,940.77M 2,193.61M
Diluted EPS 4.20 10.59 4.52 5.85 4.19
Dividends Per Share 0.99 1.10 1.17 1.44 1.65
Total Assets 12,906.13M 14,936.13M 17,914.51M 18,001.35M 18,001.75M
Total liabilities 6,814.82M 7,737.72M 10,098.51M 10,016.93M 10,141.40M
Total equity 6,008.81M 7,122.08M 7,753.96M 7,926.00M 7,817.67M
Operating cash flow 1,262.13M 1,478.80M 823.85M 1,264.93M 2,045.42M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
Operating margin8.32%
Profit margin4.23%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Shigenao Ishiguro
  • Representative Director, GM-Finance & Accounting: Tetsuji Yamanishi
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Technology: Dai Matsuoka
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Personnel: Andreas Keller
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Seiji Osaka


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 2-5-1 Nihonbashi, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, 103-6128, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6778.1060

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