Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)6,090.00
  • Today's Change90.00 / 1.50%
  • Shares traded601.60k
  • 1 Year change34.88%
  • Beta1.1233
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About the company

Nissan Chemical Corporation, formerly Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd., is a Japan-based chemical manufacturing company. The Company operates in six business segments. The Chemicals segment offers basic chemicals, including melamine, sulfuric acid, nitric acid and ammonia; fine chemicals, including special epoxy, flame retardant and disinfectant. The Functional Materials segment offers display materials, semiconductor materials and inorganic colloid. The Agricultural Chemicals segment offers herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, plant growth agent and other agrichemicals. The Medicinal Drug segment offers drug for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia. The Wholesales segment involves in the wholesale of chemical products. The Others segment provides fertilizers, as well as involves in green landscaping, transportation and plant engineering businesses.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)200.43bn
  • Net income in JPY29.37bn
  • Incorporated1921
  • Employees2.51k
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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)
Tosoh Corporation855.66bn90.16bn474.94bn12.60k5.270.90863.740.5551277.34277.342,632.261,607.921.044.363.9767,936,170.0011.338.0216.8714.1228.7223.6210.927.791.40--0.156717.7210.744.2417.3539.4011.7336.08
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.1.43tn75.16bn524.57bn17.28k6.800.9214.080.3672377.47377.477,176.592,785.121.003.895.1182,687,160.005.672.718.644.2822.5319.015.662.641.09--0.424831.669.59-1.1310.40--0.223624.57
KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.425.64bn16.73bn562.69bn15.73k36.691.9614.031.3256.2556.251,506.531,052.260.72934.363.6627,057,210.003.655.955.408.4531.7732.205.007.911.12--0.267222.9521.726.45-26.76-0.0643-0.969817.61
Showa Denko K.K.941.51bn109.31bn574.89bn10.86k5.151.233.720.6106744.97744.976,462.293,116.690.89075.515.2386,663,470.0010.831.1416.981.8328.1016.2812.161.401.0292.690.407141.3216.271.07172.0029.00-1.2421.67
TAIYO NIPPON SANSO CORPORATION669.93bn48.92bn838.47bn15.88k17.122.018.751.25113.05113.051,548.09962.400.69927.794.2742,197,590.005.334.037.175.6035.4534.867.635.551.0452.620.43323.4911.116.6540.81--11.4013.90
Nissan Chemical Corp200.43bn29.37bn894.00bn2.51k30.544.9322.174.46196.47196.471,340.241,217.390.87712.913.8679,820,790.0012.919.8116.0913.4341.7439.5714.7212.352.05--0.040732.747.274.6912.9714.3612.2921.20
Sumitomo Chemical Co Ltd2.27tn118.19bn913.81bn6.01k7.640.91073.730.402272.2572.251,389.93606.100.73013.274.57378,398,000.004.783.768.596.6332.9330.696.554.840.7919--0.404429.1912.972.3374.77--4.1429.67
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp.3.84tn231.52bn1.24tn69.23k5.520.83792.610.3235149.42149.422,475.72984.580.81984.564.5755,492,
Nippon Paint Holdings Co Ltd623.56bn38.40bn1.25tn20.26k32.032.4213.982.00119.72119.721,944.011,585.760.68145.653.5630,782,350.006.40--10.03--39.19--9.39--1.66--0.0724--------------
Data as of Dec 19 2018. Currency figures normalised to Nissan Chemical Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

34.96%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Mar 201812.77m8.57%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 20186.34m4.26%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 30 Nov 20185.77m3.87%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jun 20185.66m3.80%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 20185.51m3.70%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Oct 20174.66m3.13%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Oct 20183.49m2.34%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 24 Sep 20183.28m2.20%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 31 Oct 20172.82m1.89%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 31 Oct 20181.79m1.20%
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