YASKAWA Electric Corp.


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Jan 19, 2018
Prev close: 6,000
Jan 19, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 266.69M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6506)
Electronic Technology
Electronic Equipment/Instruments
Full time employees: 11,810

Business summary

YASKAWA Electric Corp. engages in the manufacture, sale, installation, and maintenance of systems control and industrial products. It operates through the following segments: Motion Control, Robotics, System Engineering, and Others. The Motion Control provides servo motors, controllers, and alternating current drives. The Robotics segment offers automation of various industrial processes including arc welding, spot welding, painting, assembly, and handling for the automobile, electrical equipment, and semiconductor markets. The System Engineering segment provides engineering solutions for iron and steel plants such as blast furnaces and continuous casting equipment. The Others segment includes information-related products, software processing and related services, office automation devices, and distribution services. The company was founded on July 16, 1915 and is headquartered in Kitakyushu, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 394,883M
Gross profit 117,325M
Operating income 30,410M
Income before tax 29,910M
Net income 20,397M
EBITDA 43,657M
Diluted EPS 76.6
Dividends per share 20
Total assets 387,512M
Total liabilities 186,811M
Total equity 198,514M
Operating cash flow 33,752M

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Revenue 3,646.61M
Gross profit 1,083.45M
Operating income 280.82M
Income before tax 276.20M
Net income 188.35M
EBITDA 403.15M
Diluted EPS 0.70
Dividends per share 0.18
Total assets 3,477.62M
Total liabilities 1,676.48M
Total equity 1,781.51M
Operating cash flow 311.68M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 29.86
ROA 5.36%
ROE 10.74%
Operating margin 7.70%
Profit margin 5.16%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Hiroshi Ogasawara
  • Director, General Manager-Operations & Production: Yoshikatsu Minami
  • Representative Director & Head-Administration: Shuji Murakami
  • Director, Executive Officer & Manager-Accounting: Yuji Nakayama
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Marketing: Koichi Takamiya

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.8%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co.(4.7%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.9%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(3.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Pension Fund(2.9%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(2.9%)
  • Nissay Asset Management Corp.(2.7%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.6%)
  • Bank of Fukuoka Pension Fund(2.3%)


  • Website: http://www.yaskawa.co.jp
  • Address: 2-1 Kurosakishiroishi, Yahatanishi-Ku, Kitakyushu, 806-0004, Japan
  • Phone: +81.93.645.8801

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