Denka Co., Ltd.


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Aug 17, 2017
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Aug 17, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 442.77M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4061)
Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty
Full time employees: 5,816

Business summary

Denka Co., Ltd. engages in the chemical manufacturing business that includes organic, inorganic, and electronic materials, processed resin products, and pharmaceuticals. It operates through the following segments: Elastomers and Performance Plastics, Infrastructure and Inorganic Materials, Electronics and Innovative Products, Life Science and Environment Products, and Others. The Elastomers and Performance Plastics segment provides styrene-based resins, acetylene-based organic chemicals, and chemical products. The Infrastructure and Inorganic Materials segment offers fertilizers, inorganic chemicals, cement, and special cement additives. The Electronics and Innovative Products segment handles thermal emission components, fused silica filler, ceramic moldings, and electronic component transfer materials. The Life Science and Environment Products segment deals with food packaging materials, electrical insulation tape, plastic rain gutters, and join function improvement agent. The Others segment handles plant engineering and trading businesses. The company was founded by Tsuneichi Fujiyama on May 1, 1915 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 362,647M
Gross profit 91,307M
Operating income 25,845M
Income before tax 22,486M
Net income 18,145M
EBITDA 50,203M
Diluted EPS 41.01
Dividends per share 14
Total assets 454,944M
Total liabilities 227,454M
Total equity 223,565M
Operating cash flow 39,557M

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Revenue 3,348.92M
Gross profit 843.19M
Operating income 238.67M
Income before tax 207.65M
Net income 167.56M
EBITDA 463.60M
Diluted EPS 0.37
Dividends per share 0.12
Total assets 4,082.77M
Total liabilities 2,041.22M
Total equity 2,006.32M
Operating cash flow 365.29M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 14.09
ROA 4.03%
ROE 8.33%
Operating margin 7.12%
Profit margin 5.00%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Shinsuke Yoshitaka
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Technology: Tetsuya Shinmura
  • Director & Chief Compliance Officer: Kenji Nakano
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Mitsukuni Ayabe
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer: Hideyuki Udagawa

Share holders

  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.2%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(3.6%)
  • National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperatives(3.1%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(2.6%)
  • Thompson, Siegel & Walmsley LLC(2.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, 2-1-1 Nihonbashi Muro-machi, Tokyo, 103-8338, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5290.5055

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