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Consumer Durables

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of motorcycles, automotive engines, and transportation equipment. It operates through the following segments Land Mobility, Marine Products, Robotics, Financial Services, and Others. The Land Mobility segment offers motorcycle and parts, four-wheel buggies, snowmobiles, and electrically assisted bicycles. The Marine Products segment sells outboard motors, water vehicles, boats, and pools. The Robotics segment includes surface mounters, industrial robots, and industrial unmanned helicopters. The Financial Services segment covers the sales and lease of the company's products. The Others segment includes golf cars, generators, multi-purpose engines, snow throwers, automobile engines, and electrically powered wheelchairs. The company was founded by Genichi Kawakami in July 1955 and is headquartered in Iwata, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit506,841M4,612.96M
Operating income182,343M1,659.57M
Income before tax199,704M1,817.58M
Net income155,579M1,415.98M
Diluted EPS445.664.05
Dividends Per Share1151.04
Total Assets1,832.91B15,916.95M
Total liabilities932,241M8,095.53M
Total equity859,226M7,461.47M
Operating cash flow141,336M1,286.35M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 1,670.09B 1,673.13B 1,664.76B 1,471.29B 1,812.49B
Gross Profit 458,630M 455,174M 442,331M 371,812M 506,841M
Operating income 149,783M 140,788M 115,364M 81,673M 182,343M
Income before tax 152,313M 136,883M 120,626M 84,990M 199,704M
Net income 101,604M 93,366M 75,737M 53,072M 155,579M
EBITDA 195,240M 187,193M 165,053M 129,914M 233,472M
Diluted EPS 290.93 267.34 216.82 151.89 445.66
Dividends Per Share 88 90 90 60 115
Total Assets 1,415.84B 1,420.85B 1,532.81B 1,640.91B 1,832.91B
Total liabilities 750,610M 724,089M 780,977M 891,751M 932,241M
Total equity 622,802M 657,475M 705,234M 714,644M 859,226M
Operating cash flow 126,342M 58,858M 99,127M 110,487M 141,336M
 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 14,893.74M 15,149.35M 15,271.54M 13,780.26M 16,496.24M
Gross Profit 4,090.02M 4,121.35M 4,057.67M 3,482.41M 4,612.96M
Operating income 1,335.75M 1,274.75M 1,058.28M 764.95M 1,659.57M
Income before tax 1,358.31M 1,239.40M 1,106.55M 796.02M 1,817.58M
Net income 906.09M 845.37M 694.76M 497.07M 1,415.98M
EBITDA 1,741.13M 1,694.93M 1,514.09M 1,216.78M 2,124.92M
Diluted EPS 2.59 2.42 1.98 1.42 4.05
Dividends Per Share 0.78 0.81 0.82 0.56 1.04
Total Assets 12,568.53M 12,950.40M 14,104.53M 15,893.38M 15,916.95M
Total liabilities 6,663.20M 6,599.72M 7,186.35M 8,637.23M 8,095.53M
Total equity 5,528.64M 5,992.57M 6,489.38M 6,921.82M 7,461.47M
Operating cash flow 1,126.70M 532.92M 909.33M 1,034.82M 1,286.35M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2021
Operating margin10.06%
Profit margin8.58%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Yoshihiro Hidaka
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Katsuaki Watanabe
  • Executive Officer & GM-Solutions Business: Hiroyuki Ota
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Brand Marketing: Akihiro Nagaya
  • Executive Officer, GM-Personnel & General Affairs: Akira Otani


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Contact Details

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Last Updated on 28 Jun, 2022

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