Yamaha Corp.


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Sep 22, 2017
Prev close: 3,905
Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 197.25M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(7951)
Consumer Durables
Recreational Products
Full time employees: 20,175

Business summary

Yamaha Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of musical instruments, audio equipment and electronic components. It operates through the following segments: Musical Instruments, Audio Equipment, Electronic Devices, and Others. The Musical Instruments segment provides piano, strings, percussion, and digital entertainment equipment as well as music-related activities. The Audio Equipment segment offers audio products, commercial audio equipment, and information and communication equipment. The Electronic Devices segment deals with the production of semiconductors. The Others segment includes automobile interior wood components, factory automation equipment, and golf products, and resort businesses. The company was founded by Torakusu Yamaha in November 1887 and is headquartered in Hamamatsu, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 408,248M
Gross profit 163,498M
Operating income 44,304M
Income before tax 42,898M
Net income 46,720M
EBITDA 56,257M
Diluted EPS 249.17
Dividends per share 52
Total assets 522,362M
Total liabilities 154,920M
Total equity 365,123M
Operating cash flow 39,142M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 3,770.03M
Gross profit 1,509.85M
Operating income 409.13M
Income before tax 396.14M
Net income 431.44M
EBITDA 519.51M
Diluted EPS 2.30
Dividends per share 0.48
Total assets 4,687.80M
Total liabilities 1,390.28M
Total equity 3,276.70M
Operating cash flow 361.46M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 12.30
ROA 9.41%
ROE 14.01%
Operating margin 10.85%
Profit margin 11.44%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Takuya Nakata
  • Director, GM-Operations & Management: Satoshi Yamahata
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Technology: Akira Iizuka
  • Executive Officer & Head-Internal Audit: Takashi Dairokuno
  • Executive Officer & GM-Musical Instruments Sales: Seiichi Yamaguchi

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(6.5%)
  • Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.(5.2%)
  • Yamaha Corp.(4.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(4.1%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc.(4.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.0%)
  • The Shizuoka Bank, Ltd.(4.0%)
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.(3.7%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(2.7%)


  • Website: http://jp.yamaha.com
  • Address: 10-1 Nakazawa-cho, Naka-Ku, Hamamatsu, 430-8650, Japan
  • Phone: +81.53.460.1111

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