Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.


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Aug 21, 2017
Prev close: 1,702.5
Aug 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 793.94M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(5802)
Producer Manufacturing
Electrical Products
Full time employees: 248,330

Business summary

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of electrical wires, cables, and other communication wiring products. It operates through the following business segments: Automotive, Information and Communications, Electronics, Environment and Energy, and Industrial Materials and Others. The Automotive segment supplies wiring harnesses, anti-vibration rubber products, and other automotive parts. The Information and Communications segment offers optical fiber cables, optical fiber fusion splicers, optical data links and other optical components, and access network system products. The Electronics segment provides electronic wires, compound semiconductors, materials for electronic components, and irradiated products. The Environment and Energy segment includes copper wire rods, electric power cables, magnet wires, power systems, and supervisory telecontrol equipment. The Industrial Materials and Others segment consists of special steel wires, cutting tools, diamond and cubic boron nitride tools, and sintered parts. The company was founded in April 1897 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 2,814.48B
Gross profit 591,366M
Operating income 150,503M
Income before tax 167,792M
Net income 107,562M
EBITDA 283,009M
Diluted EPS 137.24
Dividends per share 40
Total assets 2,903.58B
Total liabilities 1,279.10B
Total equity 1,415.42B
Operating cash flow 209,233M

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Revenue 25,990.83M
Gross profit 5,461.07M
Operating income 1,389.84M
Income before tax 1,549.50M
Net income 993.30M
EBITDA 2,613.49M
Diluted EPS 1.26
Dividends per share 0.36
Total assets 26,057.47M
Total liabilities 11,479.01M
Total equity 12,702.37M
Operating cash flow 1,932.19M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 13.41
ROA 3.80%
ROE 7.74%
Operating margin 5.34%
Profit margin 3.82%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Masayoshi Matsumoto
  • Deputy Manager-Finance: Kazuhisa Nitta
  • Managing Director, GM-Research & Development: Junji Ito
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Fumikiyo Uchioke
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Mitsuo Nishida

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(3.1%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(1.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.(1.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.7%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.2%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Sumitomo Building, 4-5-33 Kitahama, Osaka, 541-0041, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6220.4141

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