Sumitomo Corp.


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Feb 23, 2018
Prev close: 1,876.5
Feb 23, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,250.60M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(8053)
Distribution Services
Wholesale Distributors
Full time employees: 70,900

Business summary

Sumitomo Corp. engages in the provision of trade services. It operates through the following segments: Metal Products; Transportation and Construction Systems; Environment and Infrastructure; Media, ICT and Lifestyle Related Goods and Services; Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical, and Electronics; and Overseas Affiliates and Branches. The Metal Products segment handles the trade of metal products, including steel sheets, tubular products, and other products, as well as non-ferrous metals such as aluminum and titanium. The Transportation and Construction Systems segment deals with the automobile, ship, aircraft, rail, other transportation equipment, and construction equipment businesses. The Environment and Infrastructure segment works on infrastructure businesses in a variety of fields, including electric power (including renewable power generation), water, power plant, plant machinery and facilities, batteries, logistics, and insurance. The Media, ICT and Lifestyle Related Goods and Services segment engages in the business areas of media, network, lifestyle and retail, food, materials and supplies, construction, and real estate. The Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical, and Electronics segment develops businesses in the fields of mineral resources, energy, basic chemicals, electronics, and life sciences. The Overseas Affiliates and Branches segment include affiliated companies in North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania. The company was founded on December 24, 1919 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

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  • US Dollar
Revenue 3,996.97B
Gross profit 822,398M
Operating income 148,939M
Income before tax 129,644M
Net income 170,889M
EBITDA 257,481M
Diluted EPS 136.81
Dividends per share 50
Total assets 7,761.79B
Total liabilities 5,274.83B
Total equity 2,366.48B
Operating cash flow 345,788M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 36,910.76M
Gross profit 7,594.57M
Operating income 1,375.40M
Income before tax 1,197.22M
Net income 1,578.10M
EBITDA 2,377.75M
Diluted EPS 1.26
Dividends per share 0.46
Total assets 69,656.23M
Total liabilities 47,337.69M
Total equity 21,237.41M
Operating cash flow 3,193.24M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 10.93
ROA 2.19%
ROE 7.40%
Operating margin 3.72%
Profit margin 4.27%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Kuniharu Nakamura
  • CFO, Representative Director & Head-Finance: Koichi Takahata
  • Representative Director & Head-Planning: Masao Tabuchi
  • Representative Director, CAO & EVP: Hideki Iwasawa
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Naoki Hidaka

Share holders

  • Liberty Global Plc(3.6%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(2.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.(2.0%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc.(1.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.5%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.2%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.2%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd.(1.0%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Harumi Island Triton Square Office, 1-8-11 Harumi, Tokyo, 104-8610, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5166.5000

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