Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)2,567.00
  • Today's Change2.00 / 0.08%
  • Shares traded917.70k
  • 1 Year change-28.30%
  • Beta1.2048
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About the company

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. is a chemical manufacturer mainly engaged in the manufacture and sales of mobility, healthcare, food & packaging and basic materials. The Company operates in four business segments. The Mobility segment manufactures and sells elastomers, functional compounds, functional polymers and polypropylene compounds. The Healthcare segment manufactures and sells vision care materials, nonwoven fabrics, dental materials and personal care materials. The Food & Packaging segment manufactures and sells coatings and functional materials, functional films, sheets and pesticides. The Basic Material segment manufactures and sells petrochemical raw materials such as ethylene and propylene, polyethylene, catalyst, phenol, high purity terephthalic acid, pet resin, polyurethane material and industrial chemicals.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)1.43tn
  • Net income in JPY75.16bn
  • Incorporated1947
  • Employees17.28k
  • Location
    Mitsui Chemicals Inc18F, Shiodome City Center1-5-2, Higashi-ShimbashiMINATO-KU 105-7122JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 362532225
  • Fax+81 362534247
  • Websitehttps://www.mitsuichem.com/
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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)
Denka Co Ltd406.13bn22.15bn281.61bn5.94k12.581.146.110.6934252.75252.754,634.362,799.600.85234.334.4168,326,720.004.724.207.086.5425.0123.295.544.930.7935--0.327933.919.092.9826.9515.400.71116.00
KANEKA CORPORATION609.94bn22.64bn286.65bn10.23k11.870.79325.140.47344.99344.999,294.625,162.510.95264.114.3459,599,080.003.793.495.745.1328.4827.553.983.540.9792--0.252230.248.744.585.3118.260.9132.38
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd186.57bn62.74bn314.02bn2.14k4.741.654.281.68294.35294.35875.28845.530.78242.794.6687,100,840.0026.831.1336.831.4441.7119.0834.292.001.13--0.220975.6119.951.48249.0242.76-18.5311.38
DIC Corporation806.87bn25.93bn333.05bn20.63k12.781.075.460.4128273.92273.928,524.843,285.830.90663.793.7239,115,040.003.12--5.17--22.43--3.44--0.9603--0.5027--5.06--11.03------
NOF CORPORATION186.46bn21.43bn334.77bn3.72k15.391.8612.631.80250.47250.472,179.152,072.980.79093.514.7450,111,
Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd692.89bn35.97bn340.26bn22.62k9.450.81984.610.4911172.74172.743,327.601,991.930.99765.904.5130,627,590.005.326.107.498.3725.5025.865.336.071.39--0.198829.5420.777.57-9.6114.06-2.4410.76
Air Water Inc770.38bn25.99bn340.38bn14.27k12.901.165.950.4418132.76132.763,935.391,476.371.1310.684.5554,004,560.
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co Inc661.34bn63.00bn397.43bn8.01k5.820.73254.170.601294.60294.603,090.102,341.210.84154.764.1082,574,860.008.615.9912.478.9223.4219.6610.237.621.43--0.143219.7414.276.3226.07--3.9519.71
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
Data as of Dec 19 2018. Currency figures normalised to Mitsui Chemicals Inc's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

30.26%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Nov 201817.15m8.39%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 30 Apr 20189.09m4.45%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 20188.95m4.38%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 15 Jun 20175.89m2.88%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Oct 20184.53m2.22%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 15 Jun 20174.31m2.11%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20173.60m1.76%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 30 Nov 20183.34m1.63%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Oct 20183.03m1.48%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 29 Nov 20181.99m0.97%
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