Last ¥790.00 JPY
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¥797.00
Previous Close
¥792.00
Day High
¥801.00
Day Low
¥782.00
52 Week High
01/16/14 - ¥947.00
52 Week Low
10/17/14 - ¥580.00
Market Cap
55.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
331.1K
EPS TTM
¥77.12
Shares Outstanding
69.9M
EX-Date
03/27/15
P/E TM
10.2x
Dividend
¥15.00
Dividend Yield
2.22%
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sumitomo seika chemicals co (4008) Details

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited provides absorbent polymers, functional and fine chemicals, gases, and engineering products in Japan and internationally. It offers absorbent polymers, including water absorbent materials for hygiene products; water repellent tapes for power and optical cables, and water-swelling rubber; and water absorbent pads, freshness agents, water retention agents, anti-dewing agents, and pet and water absorbent sheets. The company also provides functional chemicals, such as water-soluble and water-absorbent polymers, emulsions, latex, powdered plastics, functional materials, etc. for use in shampoos, detergents, cosmetics, polymer coating, special adhesives, and rubber products. In addition, it offers fine chemicals, including pharmaceutical intermediates, additives, functional materials, and industrial chemicals, as well as electrolyte solvents. Further, the company provides gases, including electronic gases for epitaxy, CVD, doping, etching, and cleaning; mixed gases for burner tests, gas lasers, and testing deoxidation of iron ore; high-purity gases for analysis and tests, checking the zero point on analysis instruments, and as carrier gases; and standard gases for measuring air pollution levels, plant controls, monitoring odors, and calibration of medical and other equipment. Additionally, it offers gases for precision industries for plastic lens monomers, metals refining, bleaching, various tests, and sterilizing; medical gases for general anesthesia, and sterilizing medical instrument and fumigation; and gases used in daily life for aerosol propellants, food preservation, and food additives. Further, the company provides engineering products, such as pressure swing adsorption (PSA) systems and PSA gas generators; equipment for the electronic industry; and liquefied carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and sulfur dioxide plants. Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

1,117 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/30/14
Founded in 1944

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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2015

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited reported consolidated earnings results for the six months ended September 30, 2014. For the period, the company’s net sales were JPY 47,288 million against JPY 47,411 million a year ago. Operating income was JPY 3,497 million against JPY 3,627 million a year ago. Ordinary income was JPY 3,791 million against JPY 4,046 million a year ago. Net income was JPY 2,768 million or JPY 40.15 per share against JPY 3,107 million or JPY 45.05 per share a year ago. Shareholder return on equity for the term was 5.8% against 7.7% a year ago. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015, the company expected net sales of JPY 101,000 million, operating income of JPY 7,800 million, ordinary income of JPY 7,500 million and net income of JPY 5,100 million or JPY 73.95 per share. The company expected shareholder return on equity of 11%.

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Nov 05, 2014

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results on Nov 05, 2014

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for Full Year Ending March 31, 2015

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Limited announced consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of ¥22,344 million against ¥25,712 million a year ago. Operating income was ¥1,491 against ¥1,919 million a year ago. Ordinary income was ¥1,293 million against ¥2,404 million a year ago. Net income was ¥868 million or ¥12.59 per share against ¥1,617 or ¥23.46 per share a year ago. Shareholder return on equity for the term was 1.9% against 4.1% a year ago. The company provides earnings guidance for the full year ending March 31, 2015. For the year, the company expects net sales of ¥101,000 million, operating income of ¥7,800 million, ordinary income of ¥7,500 million and net income of ¥5,100 million or ¥73.95 per share. Shareholder return on equity for the term is expected to be at 11%.

 

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