Panasonic Corp.


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Mar 20, 2018
Prev close: 1,647
Mar 20, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 2,453.05M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6752)
Consumer Durables
Full time employees: 257,533

Business summary

Panasonic Corp. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of electrical products. It operates through the following segments: Appliances, Eco Solutions, Connected Solutions Company, Automotive and Industrial Systems, and Others. The Appliances segment develops and manufactures white goods such as vacuum cleaner, washing machine, refrigerator, and air conditioner; as well as health and beauty products. The Eco Solutions segment handles development, manufacture and sale of lighting fixtures and electric lamps including LED lighting, solar photovoltaic systems, wiring devices, interior furnishing materials, water-related products, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment, air purifiers, and others. The Connected Solutions segment offers system integration, installation, support, and maintenance services for aviation, manufacturing, entertainment, retail, and logistics. The Automotive and Industrial System segment develops, manufactures, sells and provide services for car-use-multimedia-related equipment, electrical components, lithium-ion batteries, storage batteries, dry batteries, electronic components, electronic materials, automation controls, semiconductors, optical devices, electronic-components-mounting machines, welding equipment, bicycles, and others. The Others segment deal with detached housing, rental apartment housing, land and buildings for sale, home remodeling, imported materials and components, and others. The company was founded by Konosuke Matsushita on March 7, 1918 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 7,343.70B
Gross profit 2,104.09B
Operating income 343,616M
Income before tax 266,688M
Net income 149,360M
EBITDA 613,614M
Diluted EPS 64.31
Dividends per share 25
Total assets 5,982.96B
Total liabilities 4,223.02B
Total equity 1,571.88B
Operating cash flow 385,410M

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Revenue 67,816.75M
Gross profit 19,430.63M
Operating income 3,173.18M
Income before tax 2,462.77M
Net income 1,379.29M
EBITDA 5,666.52M
Diluted EPS 0.59
Dividends per share 0.23
Total assets 53,692.55M
Total liabilities 37,898.46M
Total equity 14,106.51M
Operating cash flow 3,559.13M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 19.55
ROA 2.60%
ROE 9.90%
Operating margin 4.67%
Profit margin 2.03%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Kazuhiro Tsuga
  • Director & Chief Financial Officer: Hirokazu Umeda
  • Chief Technology Officer: Yoshiyuki Miyabe
  • Executive Officer & Head-Information Systems: Makoto Ishii
  • Director & Chief Compliance Office: Jun Ishii

Share holders

  • Panasonic Corp.(4.9%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(2.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.0%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.9%)
  • Panasonic Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.7%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(1.5%)
  • Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.(1.4%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co.(1.3%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 1006 Oaza Kadoma, Kadoma, 571-8501, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6908.1121

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