Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)17,645.00
  • Today's Change15.00 / 0.09%
  • Shares traded1.27m
  • 1 Year change-0.03%
  • Beta1.3089
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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 Silicone segment manufactures and sells Silicone 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)2.30tn
  • Net income in JPY588.52bn
  • Incorporated1926
  • Employees24.95k
  • Location
    Shin-Etsu Chemical Co LtdAsahi Seimei Otemachi Bldg.2-6-1, Ote-machiCHIYODA-KU 100-0005JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 368122300
  • Fax+81 368122301
  • Websitehttps://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
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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)
Net income
(YOY change %)
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Formosa Plastics Corporation1.27tn326.54bn2.59tn6.78k7.971.367.162.0511.4611.4644.6167.250.5289.8114.93--13.579.2815.6311.0327.1618.8425.6920.612.49--0.105574.1047.248.71256.1312.6239.7612.26
Wanhua Chemical Group Co Ltd3.30tn425.15bn5.07tn19.69k11.953.63--1.546.856.8553.1922.530.89167.2014.978,480,580.0011.7714.9625.8230.1419.6029.7613.2018.260.511826.460.587136.9098.1937.05145.4746.2945.6943.10
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd2.30tn588.52bn7.10tn24.95k11.962.038.853.091,418.651,418.655,534.558,339.970.59872.985.0692,045,200.0016.2210.8518.7112.6543.4836.8127.0921.184.16--0.008730.0338.5810.8970.2623.247.7127.23
Data as of Aug 17 2022. Currency figures normalised to Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

28.00%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 29 Jul 202222.14m5.31%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jun 202219.01m4.56%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Jun 202212.12m2.91%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jun 202211.00m2.64%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 29 Oct 202110.65m2.56%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 05 Aug 202210.57m2.54%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 29 Jul 202210.30m2.47%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20219.86m2.37%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 29 Oct 20215.65m1.36%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 13 Jun 20225.36m1.29%
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