Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)8,962.00
  • Today's Change-41.00 / -0.46%
  • Shares traded1.54m
  • 1 Year change-24.02%
  • Beta1.1905
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About the company

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. is a Japan-based company primarily engaged in chemical business. The Company operates in six business segments. The Poly Vinyl Chloride and Chemicals segment manufactures and sells vinyl chloride, caustic soda products, chloromethane and methanol. The Silicon segment manufactures and sells silicon products. The Functional Chemicals segment manufactures and sells cellulose derivatives, metal silicon, poval and synthetic sex pheromone. The Semiconductor Silicon segment manufactures and sells semiconductor silicon products. The Electronic and Functional Materials segment manufactures and sells rare earth magnet, packaging materials for Light Emitting Diode (LED), photoresists, mask blanks, synthetic quartz products, liquid fluoroelastomer and pellicle. The Process, Commercial and Technology Service segment provides resin processed products, exports technology and plant and others.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)1.54tn
  • Net income in JPY314.33bn
  • Incorporated1926
  • Employees20.16k
  • Location
    Shin-Etsu Chemical Co LtdAsahi Seimei Otemachi Bldg.2-6-1, Ote-machiCHIYODA-KU 100-0004JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 332465011
  • Fax+81 332465350
  • Websitehttp://www.shinetsu.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 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--------------
Asahi Kasei Corp2.12tn178.30bn1.60tn34.67k8.961.175.580.7573127.71127.711,517.72980.220.86373.736.2461,117,100.007.355.6610.318.0231.7329.558.516.060.8031--0.241827.278.464.1548.0425.95-1.5319.42
Itochu Corp8.39tn415.87bn3.12tn102.09k7.341.065.410.3721268.30268.305,414.761,859.580.86997.643.5782,217,720.004.694.047.736.4014.9120.705.406.141.02--0.492627.3913.883.2313.669.11-3.7611.84
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd1.54tn314.33bn3.85tn20.16k12.221.578.692.50736.70736.703,605.335,750.790.53673.714.6076,318,880.0011.136.9012.978.0134.7728.2820.7413.224.05--0.005825.8216.497.0551.3520.2914.936.96
Data as of Dec 19 2018. Currency figures normalised to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

22.10%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 201822.58m5.28%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Nov 201820.91m4.89%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Oct 201810.25m2.40%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 20189.18m2.15%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 30 Nov 20188.47m1.98%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 06 Dec 20186.12m1.43%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20176.12m1.43%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 31 Oct 20184.29m1.00%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Sep 20183.71m0.87%
BlackRock Investment Management LLCas of 06 Dec 20182.87m0.67%
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