Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)5,680.00
  • Today's Change240.00 / 4.41%
  • Shares traded730.90k
  • 1 Year change24.42%
  • Beta1.0001
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About the company

Nissan Chemical Corp is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the agricultural chemicals business, functional materials business and wholesale business. The Company operates through six business segments. The Agricultural Chemicals segment provides pesticides such as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, insecticides, plant growth regulators, as well as veterinary drug substance. The Functional Materials segment provides display materials, semiconductor materials and inorganic colloid. The Wholesales segment is involved in the wholesale of chemical products. The Chemicals segment offers basic chemicals, including melamine, sulfuric acid, nitric acid and ammonia; fine chemicals, including special epoxy, flame retardant and disinfectant. The Pharmaceutical segment provides drug substance for hypercholesterolemia. The Other segments is engaged in the provision of fertilizer, and the landscaping, transportation, plant engineering business.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)207.40bn
  • Net income in JPY30.55bn
  • Incorporated1921
  • Employees2.64k
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
4021:TYO since
Corteva Inc-Quinoxyfen Product LineDeal completed03 Dec 201903 Dec 2019Deal completed27.93%--
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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
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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)
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(YOY change %)
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Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co Inc595.64bn24.40bn448.54bn8.95k17.030.83537.720.753116.67116.672,845.502,378.760.76564.014.2966,522,220.003.536.304.929.3021.7522.194.617.961.53--0.118626.29-5.492.98-61.53-13.3612.1620.11
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.1.25tn23.11bn526.25bn17.98k21.680.93676.000.4208118.66118.666,461.462,745.810.83273.494.8569,563,100.001.964.513.016.9921.5922.222.354.701.09159.080.499428.87-9.71-2.89-50.1517.0615.2931.95
Tosoh Corporation749.81bn44.45bn570.84bn13.34k12.841.026.740.7613136.73136.732,309.741,724.220.83983.693.8656,224,280.005.358.657.9413.4624.3426.486.378.871.31--0.213323.45-8.75-0.5899-28.90-2.2712.8228.47
Sumitomo Chemical Co Ltd2.17tn9.63bn597.62bn33.59k61.820.64943.570.2755.845.841,328.91555.880.62092.954.0064,692,820.
KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.380.56bn16.47bn714.27bn16.46k44.102.5917.451.8859.4159.411,376.311,012.850.68523.963.8123,121,390.003.754.915.287.1032.0832.445.476.881.95--0.275431.31-4.813.106.16-1.97-0.447814.87
TAIYO NIPPON SANSO CORPORATION824.41bn48.55bn725.86bn19.72k14.941.735.390.8805112.20112.201,905.04971.310.46287.284.6341,808,050.002.803.594.025.2138.5136.726.055.980.96397.030.689324.8514.848.7329.1820.7716.2916.59
Nissan Chemical Corp207.40bn30.55bn788.80bn2.64k25.974.3019.133.80209.47209.471,420.971,264.380.91712.733.2678,560,220.0013.5411.3016.5915.2040.9140.9914.7613.972.08--0.069237.560.94733.854.7911.081.4120.11
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp.3.39tn4.98bn954.99bn69.61k358.160.77253.550.2821.7712.412,284.60820.710.63644.074.8248,655,920.000.55384.020.94557.4027.1128.820.87035.280.71999.920.631928.71-6.77-0.4179-77.74-9.388.0019.74
Data as of Sep 25 2020. Currency figures normalised to Nissan Chemical Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

37.41%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 01 Jul 202014.64m10.09%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 31 Jul 20206.85m4.72%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 Aug 20206.47m4.46%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 13 Mar 20205.49m3.78%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 31 Jul 20205.06m3.49%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Aug 20203.88m2.68%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 25 May 20203.78m2.60%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 20203.64m2.51%
SPARX Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Apr 20202.28m1.57%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20202.17m1.50%
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