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Electronic Technology

Wacom Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Wacom Co., Ltd. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of tablet components. Its operations are carried out the Brand Product and Technology Solutions business segments. The Brand Product segment handles the manufacture, development, and sale of pen tablets, mobile phones, stylus pens, smart pads, digital tools and other related software. The Technology Solutions segment provides electronic pens, multi-touch sensors, and touch panel parts and modules. The company was founded on July 12, 1983 and is headquartered in Kazo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit39,610.01M352.48M
Operating income13,023.87M115.89M
Income before tax14,560.67M129.57M
Net income10,954.98M97.48M
Diluted EPS67.980.60
Dividends Per Share200.17
Total Assets73,788.93M607.94M
Total liabilities30,285.88M249.52M
Total equity43,503.05M358.41M
Operating cash flow-235.52M-2.09M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 82,262.86M 89,498.50M 88,579.86M 108,531.06M 108,789.85M
Gross Profit 31,759.77M 30,447.82M 29,707.04M 41,407.39M 39,610.01M
Operating income 3,526.71M 4,151.95M 5,566.70M 13,407.24M 13,023.87M
Income before tax 4,178.74M 4,022.32M 4,859.51M 14,032.79M 14,560.67M
Net income 2,361.88M 3,851.24M 3,917.48M 10,225.66M 10,954.98M
EBITDA 5,948.03M 6,475.47M 8,186.79M 15,695.58M 14,890.82M
Diluted EPS 14.54 23.71 24.11 62.94 67.98
Dividends Per Share 6 6 7 19 20
Total Assets 50,909.51M 52,097.58M 51,715.05M 71,636.73M 73,788.93M
Total liabilities 28,241.03M 26,669.63M 23,980.27M 33,947.91M 30,285.88M
Total equity 22,668.48M 25,427.95M 27,734.77M 37,688.81M 43,503.05M
Operating cash flow 6,781.27M 1,054.29M 13,057.84M 14,578.20M -235.52M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 742.22M 807.05M 814.70M 1,023.32M 968.11M
Gross Profit 286.55M 274.56M 273.22M 390.42M 352.48M
Operating income 31.82M 37.44M 51.19M 126.41M 115.89M
Income before tax 37.70M 36.27M 44.69M 132.31M 129.57M
Net income 21.31M 34.72M 36.03M 96.41M 97.48M
EBITDA 53.66M 58.39M 75.29M 147.99M 132.51M
Diluted EPS 0.13 0.21 0.22 0.59 0.60
Dividends Per Share 0.05 0.05 0.06 0.17 0.17
Total Assets 478.69M 470.68M 479.04M 648.29M 607.94M
Total liabilities 265.54M 240.95M 222.13M 307.22M 249.52M
Total equity 213.14M 229.73M 256.91M 341.07M 358.41M
Operating cash flow 61.18M 9.50M 120.09M 137.45M -2.09M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin11.97%
Profit margin10.06%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Nobutaka Ide
  • EVP, Chief Operating & Information Officer: Aaron G. Atkinson
  • Chief Financial Officer, Director & Executive VP: Yoichi Machida
  • Director & Chief Technology Officer: Sadao Yamamoto
  • Executive Vice President & Head-Personnel: Robert Marlinghaus


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Contact Details

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Last Updated on 26 Sep, 2022

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