Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd

Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd

Basic MaterialsChemicals
  • Price (JPY)1,069.00
  • Today's Change-31.00 / -2.82%
  • Shares traded383.50k
  • 1 Year change-3.95%
  • Beta0.8887
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About the company

NIPPON KAYAKU CO., LTD. is primarily engaged in the manufacture and sale of functional chemical products. The Company has three business segments. The Functional Chemical segment manufactures and sells functional materials, such as epoxy resin, ultraviolet curable resin and high-performance chemicals; pigment materials, including functional dyes, pigment for inkjet printers and others; catalysts, such as catalysts for acrylic and methacrylic acid manufacturing, as well as coloring materials, such as dyes and special coloring materials for nonfibrous products, among others. The Pharmaceutical segment supplies pharmaceutical products, medical intermediates and diagnostic medicines, among others. The Safety Systems segment provides inflators for airbags and micro gas generators for seatbelt pretensioners. The Company is also engaged in the manufacture and sale of agricultural chemicals.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)173.38bn
  • Net income in JPY12.57bn
  • Incorporated1916
  • Employees5.85k
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
4272:TYO since
Teikoku Taping System Co LtdAnnounced25 Feb 202125 Feb 2021Announced0.94%--
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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)
Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co Ltd432.57bn3.37bn114.75bn13.61k34.070.60074.650.265354.3454.346,986.973,081.540.88555.183.25--
KUMIAI CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.107.66bn7.53bn115.20bn1.72k14.361.099.791.0760.2360.23860.90795.300.64431.822.4662,740,090.004.694.947.146.6025.2224.077.286.821.19--0.260720.213.7511.91-2.520.16750.298.45
Sk Kaken Co Ltd85.17bn7.05bn125.55bn2.16k15.320.883616.641.472,613.412,613.4131,591.7645,328.280.60048.894.71--4.976.115.747.1830.5830.558.278.556.42--0.0243.43-11.30-1.66-6.60-0.26759.490.00
Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co Ltd262.61bn8.02bn126.09bn8.16k15.000.54687.100.4802138.62138.624,520.183,804.090.71674.113.0832,194,430.002.32--3.15--22.01--3.24--1.73--0.2648---7.94---29.26------
Sanyo Chemical Industries Ltd144.76bn7.28bn128.97bn2.10k16.590.867.400.8909330.33330.336,566.436,371.770.77294.783.4569,063,460.
FUSO CHEMICAL CO.,LTD42.21bn6.81bn144.00bn781.0021.152.1812.173.41191.76191.761,188.881,863.740.58123.114.06--9.3710.8010.4512.4938.7340.2916.1316.924.67----
Toagosei Co Ltd135.09bn10.07bn146.52bn2.53k14.650.7397.231.0877.9477.941,042.941,545.420.55245.373.3353,460,
Earth Corp199.88bn5.74bn146.59bn4.26k22.702.5212.070.7334292.51292.519,410.202,639.941.664.246.3946,975,790.005.022.2210.954.6040.7938.093.031.340.8278--0.0956112.743.444.18183.7624.94-14.620.893
Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd.99.92bn10.00bn148.91bn4.39k13.230.87198.761.4984.8884.88846.921,288.010.45736.832.84--
Taiyo Holdings Co Ltd80.99bn9.53bn155.43bn2.07k16.011.999.101.92334.88334.882,846.872,696.870.50433.713.8739,182,870.005.985.117.456.2543.0543.9911.859.432.0960.360.51568.4014.6710.20154.174.1020.403.43
Tokuyama Corporation302.41bn24.53bn162.56bn5.68k6.420.81753.840.5376351.45351.454,327.722,758.370.78524.924.21--6.578.248.8311.1631.4731.608.3710.331.923,435.670.32419.96-4.33-0.308523.06--10.67--
LINTEC Corporation235.90bn11.41bn187.02bn4.91k15.470.89577.840.7928157.69157.693,261.062,724.260.84374.513.7048,015,880.
Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd173.38bn12.57bn195.25bn5.85k14.940.82587.491.1373.6273.621,015.161,332.060.60512.523.08--4.395.215.086.3232.4836.187.268.692.98--0.078336.20-0.99471.25-1.88-6.17-1.893.71
NAGASE & CO., LTD.830.24bn18.83bn206.52bn7.21k10.930.62176.260.2487151.87151.876,697.872,670.091.337.423.59--3.142.944.744.4513.8013.162.372.131.48--0.257930.503.842.2724.338.86-2.467.53
DIC Corporation709.83bn18.83bn271.96bn20.24k14.370.79424.940.3831198.89198.897,499.353,598.550.77643.553.7435,067,190.002.433.853.815.8822.6922.563.144.041.22950.130.497136.35-8.76-3.08-43.69-18.761.164.56
Aica Kogyo Co Ltd174.63bn10.76bn274.42bn4.78k24.641.9715.451.57164.75164.752,673.952,064.650.8446.662.95--5.797.088.4710.1128.3627.966.867.562.28--0.046150.28-8.813.08-15.501.5517.1918.39
Data as of Jun 23 2021. Currency figures normalised to Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

32.64%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Silchester International Investors LLPas of 10 Jun 202131.69m17.85%
National Mutual Insurance Fed. of Agricultural Cooperativesas of 30 Sep 20205.15m2.90%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 20204.58m2.58%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 May 20213.98m2.24%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 20203.82m2.15%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20202.11m1.19%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 May 20211.98m1.12%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 03 Jun 20211.70m0.96%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 20201.68m0.95%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 03 Jun 20211.27m0.72%
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