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Topcon Corp.

  • 1,563.00 JPY
  • +2.00
  • +0.13%
  • Japan
    Nov 16, 2018
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Business Summary

Topcon Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of optical and digital technological products. It operates through the following business segments: Smart Infrastructure, Positioning Company, Eye Care, and Others. The Smart Infrastructure segment provides positioning and surveying instruments including Total station, Layout navigator, Mobile mapping, 3D Laser scanner, Field controller, Level, Theodolite, Rotating laser, and Pipe laser. The Positioning Company segment provides solutions for the geospatial, construction, agricultural, and mapping industries using global positioning system, optical, scanning, and machine control technologies. The Eye Care segment offers ophthalmic instruments and systems for eye examination, measurement, diagnosis, treatment, and eyeglass lens processing. The Others segment includes precision measurement and photo devices. The company was founded on September 1, 1932 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit72,772M656.59M
Operating income12,074M108.93M
Income before tax9,205M83.05M
Net income6,027M54.37M
Diluted EPS56.860.51
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets160,751M1,511.52M
Total liabilities92,412M868.94M
Total equity65,203M613.09M
Operating cash flow14,541M131.19M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 116,685M 128,569M 130,735M 128,387M 145,558M
Gross Profit 55,652M 66,130M 63,475M 63,039M 72,772M
Operating income 11,730M 16,041M 8,803M 9,551M 12,074M
Income before tax 10,552M 13,014M 7,307M 7,651M 9,205M
Net income 5,963M 8,670M 4,197M 4,395M 6,027M
EBITDA 17,315M 21,606M 16,064M 16,662M 20,133M
Diluted EPS 55.21 80.27 38.97 41.46 56.86
Dividends Per Share 10 16 24 16 20
Total Assets 135,818M 143,181M 166,542M 158,280M 160,751M
Total liabilities 81,490M 78,571M 105,399M 94,963M 92,412M
Total equity 53,599M 63,460M 58,311M 59,717M 65,203M
Operating cash flow 8,132M 17,143M 4,180M 18,192M 14,541M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,164.85M 1,170.33M 1,088.69M 1,185.61M 1,313.31M
Gross Profit 555.56M 601.96M 528.58M 582.14M 656.59M
Operating income 117.09M 146.01M 73.30M 88.20M 108.93M
Income before tax 105.33M 118.46M 60.84M 70.65M 83.05M
Net income 59.52M 78.92M 34.95M 40.58M 54.37M
EBITDA 172.85M 196.67M 133.77M 153.86M 181.65M
Diluted EPS 0.55 0.73 0.32 0.38 0.51
Dividends Per Share 0.09 0.14 0.19 0.14 0.18
Total Assets 1,318.81M 1,193.92M 1,481.75M 1,420.44M 1,511.52M
Total liabilities 791.28M 655.16M 937.75M 852.22M 868.94M
Total equity 520.45M 529.16M 518.80M 535.91M 613.09M
Operating cash flow 81.18M 156.04M 34.80M 167.99M 131.19M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin8.29%
Profit margin4.14%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Satoshi Hirano
  • Director, Executive Officer & GM-Finance: Haruhiko Akiyama
  • Director, Managing Executive Officer, GM-R&D: Yasufumi Fukuma
  • Director & Executive Officer: Takayuki Yamazaki
  • Executive Officer, Deputy Manager-Legal & Head-HR: Reiko Watanabe


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 75-1 Hasunuma-cho, Itabashi-Ku, Tokyo, 174-8580, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3966.3141

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Last Updated on 16 Nov, 2018

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