UBE Corp

UBE Corp

Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)1,997.00
  • Today's Change-7.00 / -0.35%
  • Shares traded260.30k
  • 1 Year change-3.48%
  • Beta1.2558
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About the company

UBE Corp, formerly Ube Industries Ltd, is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the chemical, construction materials, and machinery businesses. The Company operates through four business segments. The Chemicals segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of nylon resins, caprolactam, industrial chemicals, polybutadiene (synthetic rubber), battery materials, and pharmaceuticals (bulk and intermediate products). The Construction Materials segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cement, ready-mixed concrete, construction materials-related products, limestone, calcia magnesia, functional inorganic materials. The Machinery segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of molding machines (die-casting machines, extrusion presses, injection molding machines), industrial machinery (ceramic machines, crushers, conveying machines, dust removal machines, crushers), bridges and steel structures. Other Businesses segment is engaged in the sale, lease, and management of real estate.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)547.04bn
  • Net income in JPY5.25bn
  • Incorporated1942
  • Employees9.85k
  • Location
    UBE Corp1978-96, KogushiUBE-SHI 755-8633JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 836312111
  • Fax+81 836212252
  • Websitehttps://www.ube.co.jp/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
4208:TYO since
API CorpDeal completed05 Aug 202205 Aug 2022Deal completed-1.96%39.12m
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Mar 24 2023 06:00 BST.

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)
Osaka Soda Co Ltd100.47bn12.23bn110.00bn991.008.551.056.881.09481.48481.483,947.473,921.820.75235.082.89101,381,400.009.165.8612.598.0230.4522.5112.176.712.28--0.073923.10-9.44-1.1956.0716.9320.947.78
Shin-Etsu Polymer Co Ltd105.93bn8.29bn120.38bn5.16k14.241.109.701.14102.32102.321,307.581,326.980.80444.463.6320,540,430.006.305.378.066.7731.9431.417.836.912.65--0.0026.0420.464.6039.078.324.6616.72
Kureha Corp194.21bn18.50bn173.52bn4.26k8.810.76515.760.8935946.33946.339,934.7310,900.780.68833.085.2645,599,910.006.605.238.446.9231.2729.239.598.731.07--0.093525.6316.444.944.9715.136.0613.81
UBE Corp547.04bn5.25bn212.08bn9.85k37.060.52836.410.387753.8953.895,635.103,779.860.70943.643.8655,542,290.000.6363.690.91255.5117.6318.320.89654.120.84421.670.358932.286.741.236.820.2592-2.779.63
NIPPON SHOKUBAI CO., LTD.425.02bn24.82bn212.16bn4.53k8.350.57063.850.4992622.98622.9810,666.369,112.910.80574.144.0793,905,660.004.863.076.353.8720.5519.626.034.591.46--0.138244.1835.194.67317.634.14-9.442.53
Adeka Corp398.20bn19.31bn223.93bn5.47k11.500.85785.680.5624187.70187.703,871.412,515.850.82952.764.3672,849,430.004.875.107.427.5424.7225.775.876.511.50--0.155129.4910.9910.1944.619.153.1118.47
Denka Co Ltd409.61bn11.94bn240.87bn6.36k19.640.78226.340.5881138.50138.504,750.093,477.380.69733.073.6164,423,560.001.964.722.876.9625.3126.392.816.100.8332--0.3744.968.591.2014.167.4710.9415.68
Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd283.84bn18.32bn241.75bn7.92k12.520.92857.490.8517389.29389.296,031.895,250.660.7853.914.5135,855,860.005.184.776.876.4128.7930.266.596.471.98--0.148726.3125.895.8438.6513.966.4817.08
Daicel Corp529.47bn37.30bn293.85bn11.10k7.680.98384.300.555126.23126.231,792.42985.930.73652.485.1547,682,910.005.354.797.336.1627.7028.707.276.921.00--0.521840.6118.901.2458.55-6.274.542.53
Zeon Corp387.18bn24.33bn315.35bn3.98k12.030.85336.950.8145114.22114.221,818.441,610.230.74032.544.4197,256,720.004.705.276.947.4630.9030.676.356.901.10--0.02720.7219.794.6920.557.61-1.2211.84
Data as of Mar 24 2023. Currency figures normalised to UBE Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

21.54%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 31 May 20224.69m4.42%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 02 Mar 20233.69m3.48%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Mar 20223.29m3.10%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 28 Feb 20232.52m2.37%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 28 Feb 20231.96m1.85%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 15 Mar 20221.95m1.84%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20221.75m1.65%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Mar 20231.24m1.17%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 23 Jan 20231.19m1.12%
Nippon Value Investors KKas of 31 Jul 2022591.80k0.56%
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Data from 31 Jul 2022 - 31 Dec 2022Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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