Olympus Corporation

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Olympus Corporation is a company that manufactures and sells precision machinery and instruments. The company operates through four divisions: Endoscopic Solutions, Therapeutic Solutions, Scientific Solutions, and Imaging. Its medical products include endoscopes, laparoscopes, video imaging systems, system integration solutions, as well as endotherapy devices, respiratory, resectoscopes, uretero-reno videosopes, rhino-laryngo videoscopes, and surgical energy devices. Olympus also offers imaging, instrumentation and measurement solutions to the industrial and life sciences sectors, including industrial microscopes and videoscopes, nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers, and optical and digital microscope systems. In addition, the company provides consumers and professionals with digital cameras, lenses, audio recorders, and binoculars.
TypePublic
Founded1919
HQTokyo, JP
Websiteolympus-global.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)31,653(-10%)
Revenue (FY, 2022)¥868.9 B(+19%)
Share Price (Aug 2022)¥2.7 K(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Olympus Corporation

Yasuo Takeuchi

Yasuo Takeuchi

Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO
Nacho Abia

Nacho Abia

Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Akihiro Taguchi

Akihiro Taguchi

Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer
Chikashi Takeda

Chikashi Takeda

Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Stefan Kaufmann

Stefan Kaufmann

Director, Executive Officer and Chief Administrative Officer
Nobuyuki Koga

Nobuyuki Koga

Director
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Olympus Corporation Office Locations

Olympus Corporation has offices in Tokyo, Fukushima, Nagano, Center Valley and in 43 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
Shinjuku Monolith, 2-3-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku
Fukushima, JP
3-1 Oaza-Odakura-Aza-Okamiyama, Nishigo, Nishishirakawa
Nagano, JP
5128 Nishi-machi, Ina-shi
Nagano, JP
6666 Inatomi, Tatsuno-machi, Kamiina
Tokyo, JP
2-3 Kuboyama
Tokyo, JP
34-3 Hirai, Hinode, Nishitama
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Olympus Corporation Financials and Metrics

Olympus Corporation Revenue

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Olympus Corporation's revenue was reported to be ¥868.87 b in FY, 2022
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2022)

868.9b

Gross profit (FY, 2022)

616.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2022), %

71%

Net income (FY, 2022)

116.0b

EBITDA (FY, 2022)

218.5b

EBIT (FY, 2022)

153.9b

Market capitalization (2-Aug-2022)

3.5t

Closing stock price (2-Aug-2022)

2.7k

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

294.6b

EV

3.6t
Olympus Corporation's current market capitalization is ¥3.5 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Revenue

786.5b793.9b797.4b730.5b868.9b

Cost of goods sold

(252.5b)(255.5b)(267.9b)(242.6b)(266.7b)

Gross profit

534.0b538.4b532.5b496.4b616.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

68%68%67%68%71%
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

180.6b201.3b199.2b181.9b207.3b205.9b142.4b174.1b197.1b191.5b221.5b216.7b

Cost of goods sold

(47.9b)(56.7b)(55.0b)(47.7b)(57.4b)(58.5b)(39.8b)(51.6b)(54.2b)(52.5b)(58.5b)(59.0b)

Gross profit

132.7b144.5b144.2b134.5b150.6b148.0b103.5b124.6b144.1b144.5b165.1b158.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

73%72%72%74%73%72%73%72%73%75%75%73%
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Cash

147.9b108.0b157.7b173.3b294.6b

Accounts Receivable

157.3b155.3b143.1b157.9b178.4b

Inventories

139.3b153.6b167.6b159.0b167.4b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

189.9b130.9b130.9b113.3b135.2b144.7b270.5b185.6b163.4b168.7b193.4b275.1b

Accounts Receivable

136.9b141.0b133.9b132.9b137.2b137.4b112.0b124.2b130.0b139.2b152.2b161.3b

Inventories

146.4b152.1b154.9b162.4b162.4b167.9b183.3b160.9b159.5b164.1b166.0b167.0b
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Net Income

76.7b20.1b77.8b24.3b149.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

52.9b58.7b68.3b59.9b64.6b

Inventories

(13.2b)(14.4b)(16.4b)4.0b(2.1b)

Accounts Payable

(13.7b)3.1b731.0m7.4b(8.8b)
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

(14.7b)(2.8b)13.6b13.6b48.6b74.2b209.0m28.3b61.9b27.0b73.8b103.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

14.3b28.4b43.0b17.4b33.4b50.5b15.4b29.2b44.5b15.7b31.9b48.0b

Inventories

(6.7b)(10.4b)(15.6b)(10.8b)(11.5b)(15.0b)(15.2b)(7.7b)(2.2b)(5.2b)(7.2b)(6.8b)

Accounts Payable

(2.6b)(3.3b)(1.2b)(4.0b)(4.9b)(3.2b)(10.1b)(12.7b)(10.6b)(15.0b)(14.1b)(12.8b)
JPYFY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

0.8 x

EV/EBIT

1.5 x

EV/CFO

1.2 x

Revenue/Employee

22.4m

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Olympus Corporation Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018Q2, 2019FY, 2019Q2, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Awards

282

Countries

39

Member Companies

9895939392

Sales Offices

888888

Olympus Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Arc Medical Design LimitedAugust 07, 2020
Image Stream Medical, IncApril 28, 2017
Aizu Olympus Co, Ltd
Algram Group Ltd
Aomori Olympus Co, Ltd
AVS Co, Ltd
Nagano Olympus Co, Ltd
Olympus America de Mexico SA de CV
Olympus Australia Pty Ltd
Olympus Austria Gesellschaft mbH
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Olympus Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Olympus Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.7% from SCIENTIFIC SOLUTIONS, 31.7% from THERAPEUTIC SOLUTIONS, 53.1% from ENDOSCOPE and 1.4% from Other

Olympus Corporation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.9% from ASIA, 14.4% from CHINA (PEOPLES REPUBLIC), 15.6% from JAPAN, 33.8% from NORTH AMERICA, 25.1% from EUROPE and 2.2% from Other

Olympus Corporation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Olympus Corporation Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Olympus Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Olympus Corporation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    B-

    70/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    60/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    59/100

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Olympus Corporation News and Updates

Notice Regarding the Status of Stock Repurchase

Olympus Corporation ("Olympus") hereby announces the status of the stock repurchase pursuant to Article 459, Paragraph 1 of the Company Law of Japan and Article 32 of the Olympus’ Articles of Incorporations, which was resolved at the meeting of our board of directors held on December 17, 2021

Olympus to Present at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Yasuo Takeuchi, Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO, will give a presentation at the 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference held from January 10th to 13th, 2022.

Notice Concerning Reorganization of Scientific Solutions Business through Company Split (Simple Absorption-type Split)

Olympus Corporation ("Olympus") hereby announces that our board of directors has resolved at a meeting held today to transfer our scientific solutions business through an absorption-type company split (the "Company Split") to Evident Corporation, which is a newly established wholly owned subsidiary …

Notice of Absorption-type Merger with Olympus Logitex, a Wholly Owned Subsidiary (Simplified and Short-form Merger)

Olympus Corporation (“Olympus”) hereby announces that the Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO of Olympus has decided today to implement an absorption-type merger with consolidated subsidiary, Olympus Logitex Co., Ltd. (“Olympus Logitex”), effective on April 1, 2022, as stated below (…

Notice Regarding Stock Repurchase

Olympus Corporation ("Olympus") hereby announces that our board of directors has resolved, at a meeting today, to repurchase our stock pursuant to Article 459, Paragraph 1 of the Company Law of Japan and Article 32 of the Olympus’ Articles of Incorporations.

Olympus Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Olympus Corporation founded?

    Olympus Corporation was founded in 1919.

  • Who are Olympus Corporation key executives?

    Olympus Corporation's key executives are Yasuo Takeuchi, Nacho Abia and Akihiro Taguchi.

  • How many employees does Olympus Corporation have?

    Olympus Corporation has 31,653 employees.

  • What is Olympus Corporation revenue?

    Latest Olympus Corporation annual revenue is ¥868.9 b.

  • What is Olympus Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Olympus Corporation revenue per employee is ¥27.4 m.

  • Who are Olympus Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of Olympus Corporation include Beckman Coulter Life Sciences, Medtronic and Nikon.

  • Where is Olympus Corporation headquarters?

    Olympus Corporation headquarters is located at Shinjuku Monolith, 2-3-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo.

  • Where are Olympus Corporation offices?

    Olympus Corporation has offices in Tokyo, Fukushima, Nagano, Center Valley and in 43 other locations.

  • How many offices does Olympus Corporation have?

    Olympus Corporation has 52 offices.