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Toshiba Corp.

Business Summary

TOSHIBA Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of electronic and electrical products. It operates through the following segments: Energy Systems Solutions, Infrastructure Systems Solutions, Retail and Printing Solutions, Storage and Device Solutions, Industrial ICT Solutions, and Others. The Energy Systems Solutions segment offers hydro-electric, solar, geothermal, nuclear, and thermal power generation facilities. The Infrastructure Systems Solutions segment includes systems for water and sewage, roads, broadcasting and radio, elevators, air conditioning, lighting, environment, station automation, and transportation. The Retail and Printing Solutions segment provides point-of-sale systems and multifunction machines. The Storage and Device Solutions segment manufactures and sells power devices, small signal devices, optical semiconductors, mixed signal integrated circuits, image sensors, and semiconductor manufacturing equipment. The Industrial ICT Solutions deals with information technology solutions services. The Others segment offers logistics services. The company was founded in July 1875 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Gross Profit923,193M8,491.02M
Operating income142,723M1,312.68M
Income before tax-47,539M-437.23M
Net income-100,839M-927.46M
Diluted EPS-236.39-2.17
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets3,383.43B31,341.14M
Total liabilities2,307.00B21,370.07M
Total equity939,806M8,705.53M
Operating cash flow-142,148M-1,307.39M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 5,154.83B 4,043.73B 3,947.59B 3,693.53B 3,389.87B
Gross Profit 751,515M 1,028.54B 978,664M 916,547M 923,193M
Operating income -435,638M 98,929M 100,291M 51,857M 142,723M
Income before tax -399,361M 44,945M 82,378M 10,909M -47,539M
Net income -621,922M 50,653M 107,943M -26,983M -100,839M
EBITDA -221,769M 188,263M 181,959M 130,375M 222,338M
Diluted EPS -1,086.40 -2,511.18 1,628.87 117.00 -236.39
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 10 20
Total Assets 5,433.34B 4,269.51B 4,458.21B 4,297.34B 3,383.43B
Total liabilities 4,761.08B 4,545.21B 3,447.47B 2,598.29B 2,307.00B
Total equity 328,874M -552,947M 783,135M 1,456.65B 939,806M
Operating cash flow -1,230M 134,163M 37,367M 124,855M -142,148M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 42,926.83M 37,342.59M 35,617.70M 33,306.73M 31,178.17M
Gross Profit 6,258.22M 9,498.23M 8,830.12M 8,265.02M 8,491.02M
Operating income -3,627.76M 913.57M 904.88M 467.62M 1,312.68M
Income before tax -3,325.67M 415.05M 743.26M 98.37M -437.23M
Net income -5,179.04M 467.76M 973.92M -243.32M -927.46M
EBITDA -1,846.77M 1,738.54M 1,641.74M 1,175.66M 2,044.94M
Diluted EPS -9.04 -23.19 14.69 1.05 -2.17
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 0.09 0.18
Total Assets 48,341.48M 38,315.65M 41,920.17M 38,824.99M 31,341.14M
Total liabilities 42,360.27M 40,789.88M 32,416.32M 23,474.71M 21,370.07M
Total equity 2,926.05M -4,962.28M 7,363.75M 13,160.40M 8,705.53M
Operating cash flow -10.24M 1,238.95M 337.14M 1,125.88M -1,307.39M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
Operating margin4.21%
Profit margin-2.97%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Nobuaki Kurumatani
  • Chief Financial Officer & Head-Accounting: Masayoshi Hirata
  • Head-Information Systems: Keiichi Yumita
  • Vice President-Research & Development: Yutaka Sata
  • Vice President-Accounting & Executive Officer: Yasuhiro Matsunaga


  • Effissimo Capital Management Pte Ltd. (9.9%)
  • Farallon Capital Management LLC (6.4%)
  • King Street Capital Management LP (4.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.8%)
  • 3D Investment Partners Pte Ltd. (2.5%)
  • Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (2.5%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.4%)
  • Toshiba Employees Stock Ownership Plan (2.1%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.4%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (1.2%)

Contact Details

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