Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.


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Feb 23, 2018
Prev close: 4,015
Feb 23, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 167.08M

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Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(7012)
Producer Manufacturing
Industrial Conglomerates
Full time employees: 35,127

Business summary

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. engages in the manufacture of transportation equipment and industrial goods. It operates through the following segments: Ship and Offshore Structure, Rolling Stock, Aerospace, Gas Turbine and Machinery, Plant and Infrastructure, Motorcycle and Engine, Precision Machinery, and Others. The Ship and Offshore Structure segment builds and sells ships and other vessels. The Rolling Stock segment produces and sells railway vehicles and snow plows. The Aerospace segment manufactures and sells aircrafts. The Gas Turbine and Machinery segment manufactures and merchandises jet engines, general gas turbines, and prime movers. The Plant and Infrastructure segment covers industrial machinery, boilers, environmental equipment, steel structures, and crushers. The Motorcycle and Engine segment includes motorcycles, personal watercrafts, all-terrain vehicles, utility vehicles, and general purpose gasoline engines. The Precision Machinery segment manufactures and sells hydraulic equipment and industrial robots. The Other segment manages construction machinery production and sale, commercial activities, sales and order placement agency and mediation services, and welfare facilities administration. The company was founded by Shozo Kawasaki in April 1878 and is headquartered in Kobe, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 1,518.83B
Gross profit 239,924M
Operating income 45,961M
Income before tax 38,873M
Net income 26,204M
EBITDA 97,525M
Diluted EPS 156.85
Dividends per share 60
Total assets 1,687.36B
Total liabilities 1,236.03B
Total equity 437,247M
Operating cash flow 93,514M

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Revenue 14,025.90M
Gross profit 2,215.62M
Operating income 424.43M
Income before tax 358.97M
Net income 241.98M
EBITDA 900.61M
Diluted EPS 1.44
Dividends per share 0.55
Total assets 15,142.80M
Total liabilities 11,092.45M
Total equity 3,923.96M
Operating cash flow 863.57M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 21.54
ROA 1.58%
ROE 6.03%
Operating margin 3.02%
Profit margin 1.72%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Yoshinori Kanehana
  • Managing Director, Head-Finance & Personnel: Kazuo Ota
  • General Manager-Technology & Development: Koji Kadota
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Munenori Ishikawa
  • Representative Director, VP & Head-Sales: Joji Iki

Share holders

  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.9%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(3.4%)
  • JFE Holdings, Inc.(2.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.5%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(2.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.2%)
  • Kawasaki Heavy Kyoeikai Business Association(2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Sompo Holdings, Inc.(1.8%)


  • Website: http://www.khi.co.jp
  • Address: Kobe Crystal Tower, 1-1-3 Higashikawasaki-cho, Kobe, 650-8680, Japan
  • Phone: +81.78.371.9530

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