Kubota Corp.


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Prev close: 2,052
Sep 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,241.15M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6326)
Producer Manufacturing
Trucks/Construction/Farm Machinery
Full time employees: 38,291

Business summary

Kubota Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of agricultural and construction machinery equipment. It operates through the following segments: Machinery; Water and Environment; and Others. The Machinery segment consists of agricultural equipment and its related products, engines, and construction machinery. The Water and Environment segment includes pipe-related products such as ductile iron pipes, plastic pipes, valves, and pumps; environment-related products; and social infrastructure-related products such as industrial castings, spiral welded steel pipes, vending machines, electronic weighing systems, precision and air-conditioning equipment. The Others segment offers design, construction and residential equipment manufacturing services. The company was founded by Gonshiro Kubota in February 1890 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 1,596.09B
Gross profit 473,545M
Operating income 190,940M
Income before tax 196,971M
Net income 132,485M
EBITDA 234,311M
Diluted EPS 106.58
Dividends per share 30
Total assets 2,670.58B
Total liabilities 1,398.65B
Total equity 1,198.76B
Operating cash flow 184,978M

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Revenue 14,689.00M
Gross profit 4,358.08M
Operating income 1,757.24M
Income before tax 1,812.74M
Net income 1,219.27M
EBITDA 2,156.39M
Diluted EPS 0.98
Dividends per share 0.27
Total assets 22,896.91M
Total liabilities 11,991.74M
Total equity 10,277.88M
Operating cash flow 1,702.37M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 15.65
ROA 5.09%
ROE 11.32%
Operating margin 11.96%
Profit margin 8.30%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Masatoshi Kimata
  • Manager-Finance & Investor Relations Contact: Hironori Mitani
  • Director, General Manager-Research & Development: Satoshi Iida
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Personnel: Toshihiro Kubo
  • Executive Officer: Nobuyuki Ishii

Share holders

  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(5.0%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(4.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.(3.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.0%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(2.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Massachusetts Financial Services Co.(1.6%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(1.4%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.4%)


  • Website: http://www.kubota.co.jp
  • Address: 1-2-47 Shikitsuhigashi, Naniwa-Ku, Osaka, 556-8601, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6648.2111

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