Hitachi

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Hitachi is a global provider of information and telecommunication systems, social infrastructure and industrial systems, electronic systems and equipment, construction machinery, high functional materials and components, automotive systems as well as smart life and eco-friendly systems. The company offers systems integration, consulting, cloud services, servers, storage products, software, telecommunications and networks, and ATMs. Its main products include manufacturing and logistics systems, water treatment systems, industrial machinery, elevators, escalators, power generation, transmission and distribution systems, semiconductor processing equipment, measurement and analysis equipment, industrial products, medical equipment, hydraulic excavators, wheel loaders, and mining machinery, air-conditioning equipment, vacuum cleaners, refrigerators, and washing machines.
TypePublic
Founded1910
HQTokyo, JP
Websitehitachi.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB-

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2022)368,247
Job Openings2,211
Revenue (FY, 2022)¥10.3 T(+18%)
Share Price (Aug 2022)¥6.6 K(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Hitachi

Toshiaki Higashihara

Toshiaki Higashihara

Executive Chairman, Representative Executive Officer
Keiji Kojima

Keiji Kojima

Director, Representative Executive Officer, President & CEO
Masakazu Aoki

Masakazu Aoki

Representative Executive Officer, Executive Vice President and Executive Officer
Norihiro Suzuki

Norihiro Suzuki

Vice President, CTO, GM of Research & Development Group
Yuichiro Nakaya

Yuichiro Nakaya

Sr. Vice President and CTO, General Manager, Research & Development Division, Hitachi America, Ltd.
Chen Yangqiu

Chen Yangqiu

Vice President, Hitachi (China), Senior General Manager, Hitachi China Research Laboratory
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Hitachi Office Locations

Hitachi has offices in Tokyo, Hadano, Hitachi, Hitachinaka and in 83 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
1-6-6, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Hadano, JP
1 Horiyamashita
Hitachi, JP
1-1-1 Kokubu-cho
Hitachi, JP
3-1-1 Saiwai-cho
Hitachinaka, JP
1070 Ichige
Hitachinaka, JP
1410 Oaza Inada
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Hitachi Financials and Metrics

Hitachi Revenue

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Hitachi's revenue was reported to be ¥10.26 t in FY, 2022
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2022)

10.3t

Gross profit (FY, 2022)

3.1t

Gross profit margin (FY, 2022), %

30.2%

Net income (FY, 2022)

542.5b

EBITDA (FY, 2022)

1.2t

EBIT (FY, 2022)

694.8b

Market capitalization (1-Aug-2022)

6.2t

Closing stock price (1-Aug-2022)

6.6k

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

968.8b

EV

8.4t
Hitachi's current market capitalization is ¥6.2 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Revenue

9.5t8.8t8.7t10.3t

Cost of goods sold

(6.6t)(6.0t)(6.0t)(7.2t)

Gross profit

3.1t2.9t3.2t3.1t

Gross profit Margin, %

33%33%36%30%
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

2.2t2.3t2.3t2.0t2.2t2.1t1.6t2.2t2.2t2.4t2.5t2.5t

Cost of goods sold

(1.5t)(1.6t)(1.6t)(1.4t)(1.5t)(1.4t)(1.1t)(1.5t)(1.5t)(1.7t)(1.7t)(1.8t)

Gross profit

675.6b709.6b713.6b690.9b700.9b665.6b797.5b669.6b701.8b744.8b808.6b759.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

31%31%31%34%32%31%50%31%32%31%33%30%
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Cash

698.0b807.6b812.3b1.0t968.8b

Accounts Receivable

2.3t1.8t1.7t1.9t2.2t

Inventories

1.4t1.4t1.4t1.7t2.0t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

814.4b825.6b708.7b833.6b841.7b694.5b1.9t759.9b917.2b1.2t881.0b990.2b

Accounts Receivable

2.1t2.2t2.2t1.5t1.5t1.5t1.2t1.5t1.6t1.6t1.6t1.7t

Inventories

1.4t1.5t1.6t1.5t1.5t1.6t1.4t1.6t1.7t1.8t1.9t2.0t
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Net Income

490.9b321.0b127.2b518.5b670.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

364.4b368.0b433.2b491.7b540.3b

Inventories

(181.2b)(149.5b)(143.1b)(47.9b)(330.2b)

Accounts Payable

97.9b(16.1b)(115.1b)(31.8b)156.5b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

137.4b256.2b164.8b140.2b197.5b86.2b226.5b246.7b314.1b136.9b364.4b512.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

90.2b179.4b270.8b103.5b207.8b316.5b98.4b225.9b351.1b130.9b263.0b397.8b

Inventories

(179.5b)(222.5b)(353.9b)(156.1b)(185.8b)(300.5b)(128.4b)(90.5b)(177.6b)(154.6b)(232.9b)(378.3b)

Accounts Payable

(77.7b)(120.7b)(101.3b)(89.6b)(140.3b)(130.3b)(115.3b)(152.4b)(83.3b)(17.3b)(27.3b)47.3b
JPYFY, 2018

EV/CFO

0.5 x

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Hitachi Operating Metrics

Q1, 2020

Countries

90

Factories Operated

115

Hitachi Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
GlobalLogicMarch 31, 2021$9.6 b
JR Automation TechnologiesApril 29, 2019$1.4 b
Capax Global LLCJanuary 14, 2019
IgnifyDecember 14, 2015
IdeacaDecember 02, 2013
Hitachi Payment ServicesNovember 15, 2013$250 m
Horizon Nuclear PowerOctober 30, 2012
Cofio SoftwareSeptember 24, 2012
Hi-Rel ElectronicsOctober 07, 2011
BlueArcSeptember 07, 2011
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Hitachi Revenue Breakdown

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Hitachi revenue breakdown by business segment: 19.6% from IT, 8.2% from Industry, 9.4% from Smart Life, 13.0% from Mobility, 9.3% from Hitachi Construction Machinery, 13.2% from Energy, 8.6% from Hitachi Metals, 14.6% from Automotive Systems and 4.2% from Other

Hitachi revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 24.5% from Asia, 15.2% from North America, 12.7% from Europe, 40.8% from Japan and 6.9% from Other countries

Human Capital Metrics

Hitachi's employees are reported to be approximately 18% female and 82% male.
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Hitachi Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Hitachi Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Hitachi Online and Social Media Presence

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Hitachi Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B-

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    74/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    66/100

  • Diversity

    D

    56/100

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Hitachi News and Updates

North American Passenger Vehicle Power Steering Systems Industry to 2031 - Featuring Bosch Steering, Hitachi Astemo and Jtekt Among Others

Dublin, Aug. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "North American Passenger Vehicle Power Steering Systems Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Portugal Construction Equipment Market Report 2022-2028 Featuring Key Vendors - Hitachi, Liebherr, Caterpillar, Komatsu, Hyundai, VOLVO, JCB, & Kobelco

DUBLIN, July 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Portugal Construction Equipment Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2022-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Government investment in infrastructure, real estate & transport industries under National...

Portugal Construction Equipment Market Report 2022-2028 Featuring Key Vendors - Hitachi, Liebherr, Caterpillar, Komatsu, Hyundai, VOLVO, JCB, & Kobelco

DUBLIN, July 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Portugal Construction Equipment Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2022-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Government investment in infrastructure, real estate & transport industries under National...

Global Battery Market (2022 to 2027) - Players Include GP Batteries International, GS Yuasa International, Hitachi Chemical and Johnsons Controls

Dublin, July 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Battery Market (2022-2027) by Type, Technology Type, Application, and Geography, Competitive Analysis, and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Battery Market is est…

Hitachi Energy and H2 Green Steel partner to leverage electrification, digitalization, and hydrogen for green steel production

Memorandum of Understanding outlines collaboration to support the decarbonization of the steel industry by using disruptive technology and reduce carbon emissions Memorandum of Understanding outlines collaboration to support the decarbonization of the steel industry by using disruptive technology an…
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Hitachi Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hitachi founded?

    Hitachi was founded in 1910.

  • Who are Hitachi key executives?

    Hitachi's key executives are Toshiaki Higashihara, Keiji Kojima and Masakazu Aoki.

  • How many employees does Hitachi have?

    Hitachi has 368,247 employees.

  • What is Hitachi revenue?

    Latest Hitachi annual revenue is ¥10.3 t.

  • What is Hitachi revenue per employee?

    Latest Hitachi revenue per employee is ¥27.9 m.

  • Who are Hitachi competitors?

    Competitors of Hitachi include Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Siemens and Fujitsu.

  • Where is Hitachi headquarters?

    Hitachi headquarters is located at 1-6-6, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

  • Where are Hitachi offices?

    Hitachi has offices in Tokyo, Hadano, Hitachi, Hitachinaka and in 83 other locations.

  • How many offices does Hitachi have?

    Hitachi has 113 offices.