GS Yuasa Corp.


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Aug 16, 2017
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Aug 16, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 413.57M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(6674)
Producer Manufacturing
Electrical Products
Full time employees: 14,710

Business summary

GS Yuasa Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the manufacture and supply of batteries, power supply systems, lighting equipment, and other specialty electrical equipment. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Automotive Batteries, Domestic Industrial Batteries and Power Supplies, Overseas Operations, Automotive Lithium-ion Batteries, and Other. The Domestic Automotive Batteries segment produces and sells lead-acid batteries for automotive. The Domestic Industrial Batteries and Power Supplies segment covers rectifiers, lead, alkali, and general batteries, and power supply systems. The Overseas Operations segment manufactures and markets batteries and power supply devices in the international market. The Automotive Lithium-ion Batteries segment handles lithium-ion batteries for vehicles. The Other segment includes environment related equipment, mobile communication batteries, battery related equipment, battery manufacturing equipment, and applications batteries. The company was founded on April 1, 2004 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 359,605M
Gross profit 89,563M
Operating income 23,107M
Income before tax 21,523M
Net income 12,229M
EBITDA 40,062M
Diluted EPS 27.62
Dividends per share 10
Total assets 370,508M
Total liabilities 182,349M
Total equity 161,723M
Operating cash flow 34,846M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 3,320.83M
Gross profit 827.08M
Operating income 213.38M
Income before tax 198.75M
Net income 112.93M
EBITDA 369.95M
Diluted EPS 0.25
Dividends per share 0.09
Total assets 3,325.02M
Total liabilities 1,636.44M
Total equity 1,451.34M
Operating cash flow 321.79M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 17.51
ROA 3.41%
ROE 7.75%
Operating margin 6.42%
Profit margin 3.40%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Osamu Murao
  • Managing Director & Manager-Corporate: Toshiyuki Nakagawa
  • Manager-Tokyo Branch: Hisashi Matsuo
  • Auditor: Kiyoshi Ogawa
  • Manager-Corporate Office: Hiroaki Matsushima

Share holders

  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management Co., Ltd.(5.3%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.(3.3%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.(3.3%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.1%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp.(2.7%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.0%)
  • BlackRock Investment Management LLC(2.0%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 1 Inobanba-cho, Kisshoin Nishinosho, Kyoto, 601-8520, Japan
  • Phone: +81.75.312.1211

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