Sharp

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Sharp is a manufacturer and seller of electric telecommunication, electric, and electronic equipment. It offers mobile phones, electronic dictionaries, calculators, telephones, digital multi-function printers, information displays, point of sale (POS) systems, camera modules, camera modules manufacturing facilities, LCD color televisions, audio equipment, beauty equipment, routers, complementary metal-oxide semiconductor and charge-coupled device sensors, etc.
TypePublic
Founded1912
HQSakai, JP
Websiteglobal.sharp

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)50,478(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)¥2.4 T(+7%)
Share Price (May 2022)¥1.1 K(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at Sharp

Jeng-Wu Tai

Jeng-Wu Tai

Chairman
Katsuaki Nomura

Katsuaki Nomura

President, Chief Operating Officer
Yoshio Kosaka

Yoshio Kosaka

Executive Officer, Executive Managing Officers
Masahiro Okitsu

Masahiro Okitsu

Senior Executive Managing Officer, Head of Smart Life Group, BU President, Smart Appliances and Solutiouns BU
Kazuhiro Kitamura

Kazuhiro Kitamura

Executive Officer, BU President, TV Systems BU
Hiroshi Sasaoka

Hiroshi Sasaoka

President, Sharp Energy Solutions Corporation
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Sharp Office Locations

Sharp has offices in Sakai, Chiba, Fukuyama, Higashihiroshima and in 121 other locations
Sakai, JP (HQ)
1-Takumichō, Sakai-ku
Chiba, JP
Sharp Makuhari Building, 1-9-2 Nakase, Mihama-ku
Fukuyama, JP
1 Asahi, Daimon-cho
Higashihiroshima, JP
2-13-1 Hachihonmatsu-Iida
Kameyama, JP
464 Kohgawa, Shiraki-cho
Katsuragi, JP
282-1 Hajikami
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Sharp Financials and Metrics

Sharp Revenue

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Sharp's revenue was reported to be ¥2.43 t in FY, 2021
JPY

Revenue (Q3, 2022)

675.8b

Gross profit (Q3, 2022)

130.8b

Net income (Q3, 2022)

28.4b

EBITDA (Q3, 2022)

42.0b

EBIT (Q3, 2022)

19.8b

Market capitalization (24-May-2022)

655.6b

Closing stock price (24-May-2022)

1.1k

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

243.3b

EV

1.1t
Sharp's current market capitalization is ¥655.6 b.
Annual
JPYFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

2.4t2.3t2.4t

Revenue growth, %

(5%)(4%)

Cost of goods sold

2.0t1.9t2.0t

Gross profit

424.1b409.8b421.3b
Half Year
JPYH1, 2020H1, 2021H1, 2022

Revenue

1.1t1.1t1.2t

Cost of goods sold

905.8b953.4b1.0t

Gross profit

214.9b190.0b210.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

19%17%17%
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

533.9b595.2b642.5b515.0b605.7b634.9b517.3b624.9b674.7b611.6b606.6b675.8b

Cost of goods sold

(412.2b)(471.7b)(517.1b)(395.6b)(475.8b)(496.3b)(417.9b)(501.8b)(540.6b)(489.8b)(483.4b)(545.0b)

Gross profit

121.7b123.5b125.4b119.4b129.9b138.7b99.4b123.1b134.1b121.8b123.3b130.8b

R&D expense

(30.5b)15.7b6.3b(28.9b)16.5b(62.5b)(20.4b)9.8b(54.4b)(19.6b)9.3b(48.9b)
Annual
JPYFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

266.6b255.0b341.9b

Accounts Receivable

539.9b429.1b457.6b

Inventories

243.8b294.8b263.1b

Current Assets

1.1t1.1t1.2t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

305.3b294.3b295.8b238.5b211.8b216.0b236.2b219.8b259.0b266.0b261.6b243.3b

Accounts Receivable

434.2b506.0b535.9b497.1b510.0b511.9b408.6b475.1b505.7b502.4b461.0b553.6b

Prepaid Expenses

Inventories

252.1b232.7b278.4b272.0b268.1b298.3b302.5b272.2b268.4b294.9b311.7b316.5b
Annual
JPYFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

73.4b21.6b52.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

78.8b74.7b71.9b

Inventories

1.8b(56.2b)53.3b

Accounts Payable

(47.0b)(53.6b)8.5b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

22.1b44.6b69.9b12.3b28.1b54.5b8.1b24.0b41.9b21.3b41.4b69.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

19.0b38.1b58.7b16.8b34.3b54.2b17.4b33.6b52.3b17.1b34.8b53.2b

Inventories

(23.1b)(990.0m)(34.1b)(32.7b)(30.3b)(55.3b)(8.8b)21.8b37.3b(19.3b)(36.1b)(37.1b)

Accounts Payable

(45.7b)(35.1b)18.2b(17.2b)(9.8b)(10.3b)(12.3b)9.6b52.2b23.4b8.1b45.2b
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Sharp Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ITpoint AGMarch 12, 2021
NEC Display Solutions Ltd.November 02, 2020
MiradaJuly 01, 2020
Toshiba Client Solutions Co., Ltd.October 01, 2018
Skytec UMC Ltd.February 22, 2017
Recurrent EnergyNovember 04, 2010$305 m
AIoT Cloud Inc.
Dynabook Americas, Inc.
Dynabook Europe GmbH
Dynabook Inc.
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Sharp Revenue Breakdown

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Sharp revenue breakdown by business segment: 50.9% from 8K Ecosystem, 14.2% from ICT and 34.9% from Smart Life

Sharp revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 35.6% from Japan, 41.8% from China and 22.6% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

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Sharp Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

60/100

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Sharp Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Sharp Online and Social Media Presence

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Sharp News and Updates

Sharp Launches New Series of Bright 4K Ultra-HD Professional LCD Displays for Commercial Environments

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC), introduced today the PN-HS and PN-HY 4K Ultra-HD Professional LCD Monitor Series, offering vivid, high-definition signage solutions to showcase lifelike images with incredible realism.

Sharp introduces new Monochrome Multifunctional printer series

Sharp Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd, a wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of Sharp Corporation Japan, has announced the launch of a new line-up of Monochrome Multifunctional Printers (MFP).

Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2021

Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2021

Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2021

Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2021

Sharp’s 8K Interactive Museum Solution “A Hands-On Look at Legendary Tea Bowls” Wins 2021 Design Intelligence Award

Sharp Corporation is proud to announce that its 8K Interactive Museum*1 solution, “A Hands-On Look at Legendary Tea Bowls” comprising a tea bowl-shaped controller, has won a 2021 Design Intelligence Award (DIA). This innovative solution was jointly developed by Sharp, the Tokyo National Museum*2, an…

Sharp and OPPO sign a cross license agreement and end global patent disputes

Today Sharp and OPPO announced the companies have reached an agreement on global cross patent licenses, including patents for communication technologies and covering sales of terminal products of both parties. The cross-licensing agreement also ends all ongoing litigation between the two companies w…
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Sharp Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sharp founded?

    Sharp was founded in 1912.

  • Who are Sharp key executives?

    Sharp's key executives are Jeng-Wu Tai, Katsuaki Nomura and Yoshio Kosaka.

  • How many employees does Sharp have?

    Sharp has 50,478 employees.

  • What is Sharp revenue?

    Latest Sharp annual revenue is ¥2.4 t.

  • What is Sharp revenue per employee?

    Latest Sharp revenue per employee is ¥48.1 m.

  • Who are Sharp competitors?

    Competitors of Sharp include TPK Holding, Pioneer Corporation and Toshiba.

  • Where is Sharp headquarters?

    Sharp headquarters is located at 1-Takumichō, Sakai-ku, Sakai.

  • Where are Sharp offices?

    Sharp has offices in Sakai, Chiba, Fukuyama, Higashihiroshima and in 121 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sharp have?

    Sharp has 137 offices.