Mitsubishi Corp.


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Feb 23, 2018
Prev close: 2,968.5
Feb 23, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,590.07M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(8058)
Distribution Services
Wholesale Distributors
Full time employees: 77,164

Business summary

Mitsubishi Corp. engages in the provision of services utilizing the function of general trading. It operates through the following segments: Global Environmental and Infrastructure, Industrial Finance, Logistics and Development, Energy Business, Metals, Machinery, Chemicals, Living Essentials, and Others. The Global Environmental and Infrastructure handles trade and related business operations in power generation, water, transportation, and other necessary infrastructure. It also manufactures lithium-ion batteries for vehicles and electricity storage. The Industrial Finance, Logistics and Development segment deals with asset management, infrastructure financing, corporate financing, and leasing. It also provides solutions in construction and real estate development focusing on commercial facilities and urban development, condominium development, and logistics. The Energy Business explores, develops and produces natural gas, crude oil, petroleum products, petroleum coke, coal coke, carbon products, and liquefied petroleum gas. It also develop and invests in oil and gas projects. The Metals segment supplies steel products, non-ferrous metals, and ferrous raw materials. It also undertakes ventures in precious metals like platinum and palladium. The Machinery segment handles industrial machinery, shipping, defense and aerospace, motor vehicles and Isuzu business. It also includes machine tools, agricultural machinery, construction and mining equipment, elevators and escalators, ships, space-related equipment, and automobiles. The Chemicals segment supplies chemical products that includes raw materials for synthetic resins and fibers, chemical fertilizers, inorganic raw materials, industrial salts, plastics, electronic materials, and life science products. The Living Essentials segment provides consumer necessities connected with clothing, food and housing. This includes food, textile, daily necessities, healthcare, distribution and retail. The Others segment represents services and operational support of corporate staff departments to the company and its affiliates; income and expenses from financial and personnel-related activities; and cash and securities for financial and investment activities. The company was founded by Yataro Iwasaki in 1873 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

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Revenue 6,425.76B
Gross profit 1,328.63B
Operating income 396,031M
Income before tax 483,990M
Net income 440,293M
EBITDA 595,635M
Diluted EPS 277.16
Dividends per share 80
Total assets 15,753.55B
Total liabilities 9,964.54B
Total equity 4,917.24B
Operating cash flow 583,004M

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Revenue 59,339.82M
Gross profit 12,269.54M
Operating income 3,657.21M
Income before tax 4,469.49M
Net income 4,065.96M
EBITDA 5,500.49M
Diluted EPS 2.55
Dividends per share 0.73
Total assets 141,376.26M
Total liabilities 89,424.26M
Total equity 44,128.57M
Operating cash flow 5,383.85M

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Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 8.65
ROA 2.87%
ROE 9.25%
Operating margin 6.16%
Profit margin 6.85%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Takehiko Kakiuchi
  • Operations Manager & Executive Officer: Mitsuyuki Takada
  • Chief Financial Officer & Representative Director: Kazuyuki Masu
  • Director, Chief Compliance Officer & Head-Legal: Masakazu Sakakida
  • Representative Director, EVP & Head-Corporate: Eiichi Tanabe

Share holders

  • Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc.(4.6%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(4.0%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.2%)
  • Ichigo Asset Management, Ltd.(2.2%)
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Pension Fund(2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.5%)
  • Mitsubishi Electric Pension Fund(1.1%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.0%)


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  • Address: Mitsubishi Shoji Building, 2-3-1 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-8086, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3210.2121

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