Kubota Corp.


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Mar 20, 2018
Prev close: 1,819.5
Mar 20, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,234.02M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

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

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 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 1,751.53B
Gross profit 510,828M
Operating income 199,091M
Income before tax 212,901M
Net income 136,445M
EBITDA 244,387M
Diluted EPS 110.3
Dividends per share 32
Total assets 2,853.93B
Total liabilities 1,468.49B
Total equity 1,301.34B
Operating cash flow 222,288M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 15,620.06M
Gross profit 4,555.52M
Operating income 1,775.47M
Income before tax 1,898.63M
Net income 1,216.80M
EBITDA 2,179.42M
Diluted EPS 0.98
Dividends per share 0.28
Total assets 25,334.48M
Total liabilities 13,035.90M
Total equity 11,552.10M
Operating cash flow 1,982.34M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2017

PER 20.03
ROA 4.93%
ROE 10.91%
Operating margin 11.36%
Profit margin 7.79%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Masatoshi Kimata
  • Manager-Finance & Investor Relations Contact: Hironori Mitani
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Personnel: Toshihiro Kubo
  • Executive Officer: Dai Watanabe
  • Executive Officer & Deputy General Manager-CSR: Junji Ogawa

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.(2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.6%)
  • Massachusetts Financial Services Co.(1.6%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(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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