NSK Ltd.


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Sep 22, 2017
Prev close: 1,483
Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 551.26M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6471)
Producer Manufacturing
Metal Fabrication
Full time employees: 31,501

Business summary

NSK Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of bearings, automotive products, precision machinery and parts, and mechatronic products. It operates through the following segments: Industrial Machinery, Automotive, and Others. The Industrial Machinery segment produces and sells industrial machinery bearings, ball screws, and linear guides. The Automotive segment manufactures and sells bearings for car and automotive component manufacturers, steering columns, and automatic transmission components. The Others segment deals with the production and sale of steel balls, machineries, and systemized products such as photo-fabrication exposure equipment. The company was founded by Korekiyo Takahashi and Takehiko Yamaguchi in February 1914 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 949,170M
Gross profit 207,782M
Operating income 78,715M
Income before tax 58,531M
Net income 45,560M
EBITDA 122,069M
Diluted EPS 86.03
Dividends per share 38
Total assets 1,043.95B
Total liabilities 558,940M
Total equity 461,350M
Operating cash flow 67,936M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 8,765.27M
Gross profit 1,918.79M
Operating income 726.90M
Income before tax 540.51M
Net income 420.73M
EBITDA 1,127.26M
Diluted EPS 0.79
Dividends per share 0.35
Total assets 9,368.70M
Total liabilities 5,016.06M
Total equity 4,140.26M
Operating cash flow 627.36M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 18.49
ROA 4.38%
ROE 9.94%
Operating margin 8.29%
Profit margin 4.79%

Key executive

  • President & Director: Toshihiro Uchiyama
  • General Manager-Finance & Head-Investor Relations: Adrian Browne
  • Director, GM-Technology & Development: Hirotoshi Aramaki
  • Senior Vice President: Koji Inoue
  • Senior Vice President: Naoki Sugimoto

Share holders

  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(5.0%)
  • Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co. (Investment Portfolio)(5.0%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(4.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(4.3%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • NSK Ltd.(3.6%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. Pension Fund(1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp.(1.8%)


  • Website: http://www.jp.nsk.com
  • Address: Nissei Building, 1-6-3 Osaki, Tokyo, 141-8560, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3779.7111

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