Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)1,983.00
  • Today's Change-13.00 / -0.65%
  • Shares traded1.06m
  • 1 Year change-30.20%
  • Beta1.6168
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About the company

Showa Denko K.K. is a Japan-based comprehensive chemical company. The Company operates in six business segments. The Petrochemical segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of olefins, organic chemicals and synthetic resins. The Chemicals segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of functional chemicals, industrial gases, basic chemicals and information electronics chemicals. The Electronics segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of hard disks, compound semiconductors, rare earth magnet alloys, lithium-ion battery materials. The Inorganic Materials segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of graphite electrodes, ceramics and fine ceramics. The Aluminum segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of high-purity foils for condensers, cylinders for laser beam printers, extruded products, forged products, heat exchangers, beverage cans. The Others segment is engaged in the manufacture and wholesale of construction materials.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)757.58bn
  • Net income in JPY-47.30bn
  • Incorporated1939
  • Employees10.81k
  • Location
    Showa Denko KK1-13-9, Shiba DaimonMINATO-KU 105-8518JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 354703235
  • Fax+81 334316215
  • Websitehttps://www.sdk.co.jp/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Taiyo Holdings Co Ltd74.48bn4.76bn159.78bn1.99k32.882.2414.102.15167.56167.562,619.652,457.110.54774.414.0937,465,800.003.555.844.337.1341.3944.466.489.952.6144.610.537565.3618.927.91-14.72-10.8825.137.66
Adeka Corp301.83bn15.11bn162.21bn5.19k10.670.76855.120.5374146.54146.542,927.832,035.110.753.193.6858,166,310.
Earth Corp196.13bn7.55bn167.52bn4.18k21.083.1011.650.8541372.83372.839,691.892,535.191.605.205.4946,921,050.006.431.8614.743.7539.0637.334.021.150.7704--0.1538142.974.655.38980.28-6.02-1.60-1.89
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd169.06bn11.44bn177.15bn5.85k15.040.80747.371.0566.3466.34982.741,236.060.58782.313.2228,913,120.003.995.694.816.9932.7637.826.789.482.30--0.131334.281.441.59-13.71-3.921.543.71
Tokuyama Corporation310.26bn20.28bn180.50bn5.68k8.841.044.760.5818292.03292.034,466.952,484.600.82544.694.5254,631,980.005.741.737.772.3531.5230.956.952.271.75242.200.381445.10-2.640.9109-41.84---9.51--
NAGASE & CO., LTD.787.14bn17.80bn188.95bn7.21k10.330.5856.110.24143.49143.496,347.322,535.081.367.593.65109,219,
LINTEC Corporation238.19bn10.17bn190.20bn4.95k17.660.94598.320.7985140.58140.583,293.702,623.920.84814.313.7448,138,040.003.604.104.765.4524.5624.984.254.811.85--0.057343.95-4.073.04-25.64-3.7714.1810.20
KANEKA CORPORATION579.34bn10.95bn200.12bn11.01k17.570.57854.200.3454167.52167.528,866.315,087.010.88523.524.5352,604,740.001.883.412.945.1028.0128.652.133.590.8584--0.282931.18-3.141.73-37.03-4.931.114.56
DIC Corporation727.30bn20.70bn247.60bn20.51k11.890.79574.430.3404218.75218.757,684.323,269.910.84623.423.8535,455,660.002.644.454.047.0122.1422.593.124.501.1658.170.496129.96-4.58-1.53-26.63-1.380.805710.76
Aica Kogyo Co Ltd185.31bn11.46bn253.80bn4.78k21.411.9514.051.37175.37175.372,836.971,927.780.97046.773.3838,759,050.006.717.429.6510.4327.2127.896.917.652.12--0.042447.740.07215.89-4.394.6619.7419.78
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd216.59bn8.09bn254.41bn3.71k29.821.216.681.1737.9337.931,016.11935.710.55182.024.9258,317,180.002.619.673.4613.0128.2132.304.7314.561.3565.950.425418.2213.2817.99-56.4165.6926.4251.57
Denka Co Ltd366.15bn21.88bn286.92bn6.32k12.781.116.490.7836253.51253.514,243.542,906.800.74313.374.5657,972,140.004.374.626.506.9626.3425.125.885.610.6992--0.35939.21-7.82-0.1659-9.353.603.9118.95
Showa Denko K.K.757.58bn-47.30bn298.82bn10.81k--0.6905--0.3944-324.23-324.235,193.302,890.710.47593.093.5370,062,060.00-2.734.74-4.117.3416.4422.97-5.745.761.15--0.578322.24-8.640.6725-34.4583.64-1.6734.08
Air Water Inc806.03bn27.92bn340.73bn18.21k11.311.015.040.4227131.16130.323,755.931,462.800.96399.584.7444,260,500.003.744.055.616.2822.4021.893.883.790.9347--0.46228.819.004.143.408.1615.089.46
NOF CORPORATION175.14bn19.79bn352.52bn3.72k17.581.8713.992.01236.31236.312,092.092,217.930.72483.034.6847,106,
Data as of Sep 25 2020. Currency figures normalised to Showa Denko KK's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

28.02%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 31 Jul 20206.93m4.63%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jul 20206.72m4.49%
Indus Capital Partners LLCas of 28 Jun 20196.45m4.31%
Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co. (Investment Portfolio)as of 30 Jun 20204.52m3.02%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Aug 20194.22m2.82%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Aug 20204.14m2.76%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 Aug 20202.63m1.76%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20192.39m1.60%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Aug 20192.08m1.39%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 03 Sep 20201.88m1.25%
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