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Consumer Non-Durables

Unicharm Corp.

  • 3,622.00 JPY
  • -20.00
  • -0.55%
  • Japan
    Apr 18, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(8113)
  • Prev. close
    3,642
  • Market cap (JPY)
    2,261.07B
  • Market cap (USD)
    20,188.20M
  • Shares
    620.83M

Business Summary

Unicharm Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of baby, feminine, pet care, health care, cosmetic and household products; industrial and food packaging materials. It operates through the following segments: Personal Care, Pet Care and Others. The Personal Care segment manufactures and sells baby care products, feminine care products, health care products and clean-and-fresh products. The Pet Care segment engages in the manufacturing of pet food products and pet toiletry products. The Others segment manufactures and sells industrial related materials. The company was founded by Keiichiro Takahara on February 10, 1961 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue688,290M6,232.09M
Gross Profit259,432M2,349.01M
Operating income95,107M861.14M
Income before tax91,561M829.03M
Net income61,352M555.50M
EBITDA125,460M1,135.97M
Diluted EPS101.430.91
Dividends Per Share240.21
Total Assets795,483M7,250.44M
Total liabilities291,813M2,659.73M
Total equity441,456M4,023.66M
Operating cash flow110,867M1,003.84M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 738,212.82M 738,707M 710,965M 641,647M 688,290M
Gross Profit 323,877.85M 328,955M 331,271M 243,471M 259,432M
Operating income 81,795.79M 79,934M 78,277M 86,839M 95,107M
Income before tax 91,870.11M 77,340M 73,794M 92,926M 91,561M
Net income 42,140.90M 40,511M 44,134M 52,771M 61,352M
EBITDA 114,011.71M 111,917M 109,546M 116,184M 125,460M
Diluted EPS 69.84 66.50 70.64 87.05 101.43
Dividends Per Share 38.06 14.80 16 20 24
Total Assets 699,108M 702,601M 711,541M 736,644M 795,483M
Total liabilities 206,264M 251,510M 261,564M 283,615M 291,813M
Total equity 419,892M 387,472M 387,649M 387,568M 441,456M
Operating cash flow 68,892M 85,009M 103,604M 98,086M 110,867M
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 6,974.14M 6,101.74M 6,543.09M 5,722.16M 6,232.09M
Gross Profit 3,059.78M 2,717.18M 3,048.72M 2,171.25M 2,349.01M
Operating income 772.75M 660.25M 720.39M 774.42M 861.14M
Income before tax 867.92M 638.83M 679.13M 828.70M 829.03M
Net income 398.11M 334.62M 406.17M 470.60M 555.50M
EBITDA 1,077.10M 924.43M 1,008.16M 1,036.12M 1,135.97M
Diluted EPS 0.65 0.54 0.65 0.77 0.91
Dividends Per Share 0.35 0.12 0.14 0.17 0.21
Total Assets 5,831.00M 5,840.65M 6,100.57M 6,539.22M 7,250.44M
Total liabilities 1,720.37M 2,090.77M 2,242.58M 2,517.66M 2,659.73M
Total equity 3,502.16M 3,221.01M 3,323.60M 3,440.46M 4,023.66M
Operating cash flow 650.84M 702.17M 953.47M 874.72M 1,003.84M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
PER34.31
ROA8.00%
ROE14.80%
Operating margin13.81%
Profit margin8.91%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Takahisa Takahara
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Shinji Mori
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Gumpei Futagami
  • Executive Officer: Toshiro China
  • Executive Officer: Shite Tetsuya

Shareholders

  • TAKAHARA FAMILY (24.9%)
  • TAKAHARA KEIICHIRO (4.5%)
  • Unicharm Corp. (4.1%)
  • Colonial First State Asset Management (Australia) Ltd. (2.9%)
  • Hiroshima Bank Pension Fund (2.7%)
  • The Iyo Bank, Ltd. (2.4%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.6%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (1.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.unicharm.co.jp
  • Address: Sumitomo Fudosan Mita Twin Building, 3-5-27 Mita, Tokyo, 108-0073, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3451.5111

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Competitors

  • Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.
  • PetIQ, Inc. Class A
  • Central Garden & Pet Company
  • Essity AB Class B
Last Updated on 18 Apr, 2019

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