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Sharp is a manufacturer and seller of electric telecommunication, electric, and electronic equipment. It operates through 4 segments: Smart Homes, Smart Business Solutions, Internet of Things (IoT) Electronics Devices, and Advance Display Systems. The company offers mobile phones, electronic dictionaries, calculators, telephones, digital multi-function printers, information displays, POS systems, camera modules, camera modules manufacturing facilities, sensor modules, LCD color televisions, Blu-ray Disc recorders, audio equipment, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1912
HQSakai, JP
Websiteglobal.sharp

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)51,121(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$20.8 B(-3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)¥1.9 K
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Sharp

Jeng-Wu Tai

Jeng-Wu Tai

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Masahiro Okitsu

Masahiro Okitsu

Senior Executive Managing Officer, Head of Smart Life Group, BU President, Smart Appliances and Solutiouns BU
Youichi Tsusue

Youichi Tsusue

Senior Executive Managing Officer, Head of ICT Group
Yoshihiro Hashimoto

Yoshihiro Hashimoto

Senior Executive Managing Officer, Head of President's Office, Head of Overseas Business
Mototaka Taneya

Mototaka Taneya

Executive Managing Officer, BU President, Corporate Research & Development BU
Po-Hsuan Wu

Po-Hsuan Wu

Executive Managing
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Sharp Office Locations

Sharp has offices in Sakai, Chiba, Chiyoda City, Fukuyama and in 112 other locations
Sakai, JP (HQ)
1-Takumichō, Sakai-ku
Chiba, JP
1-chōme-9-2 Nakase, Mihama-ku
Fukuyama, JP
1 Asahi, Daimon-cho
Koto City, JP
7-chōme-61-20 Kameido
Minato City, JP
1-chōme-2-3 Shibaura
Minato City, JP
1-chōme-4-28 Mita
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Sharp Financials and Metrics

Sharp Revenue

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Sharp's revenue was reported to be $20.79 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3.9% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

20.8b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(3.9%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

3.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

17.9%

Net income (FY, 2020)

133.8m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

472.9m

Market capitalization (17-Jun-2021)

1.2t

Closing stock price (17-Jun-2021)

1.9k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

2.1b

EV

1.2t
Sharp's current market capitalization is ¥1.2 t.
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

22.8b21.6b20.8b

Revenue growth, %

(5%)(4%)

Cost of goods sold

19.0b17.8b17.1b

Gross profit

3.8b3.8b3.7b
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

4.0b2.4b2.1b

Accounts Receivable

4.4b4.9b3.9b

Inventories

2.1b2.2b2.7b

Current Assets

11.5b10.3b9.9b
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

716.5m710.4m667.4m

Inventories

45.2m16.2m(519.3m)

Accounts Payable

575.0m(423.7m)(499.2m)

Cash From Operating Activities

990.9m712.2m629.0m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

484.3k

Debt/Equity

1.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

4.8 x
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Sharp Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Sharp Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Sharp Online and Social Media Presence

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Sharp News and Updates

Notice on Receipt of Investigation Report from Investigation Committee

Sharp Corporation (“the Company”) announced on December 25, 2020 regarding “Notice of Improper Accounting Treatment at Sharp's Consolidated Subsidiary and Establishment of Investigation Committee” to establish an Investigation Committee formed by members including lawyers and accountants on possi…

Notice of Cancellation of Sale of Sakai Display Products Corporation Shares

Sharp Corporation (“the Company”) announces the decision made at a meeting of the Board of Directors convened today to cancel the sales of its owned shares of Sakai Display Products Corporation (“SDP”) which was announced on February 25, 2021 “Notice of Sale of Sakai Display Products Corporation …

Notice of Revision of Dividend Forecast for the Year Ending March 31, 2021 (127th Term)

Sharp Corporation (“the Company”) announces the decision made at a meeting of the Board of Directors convened today to revise its forecast of year-end dividend of March 31, 2021 standard date as follows.

Notice on Submission of Consolidated Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2020 and Restatement of Past Consolidated Financial Releases Etc.

Sharp Corporation (“the Company”) announces its submission of Consolidated Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2020 together with restatement of past Consolidated Financial Releases etc. today, March 12, 2021.

Notice Regarding Announcement of Consolidated Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2020

Sharp Corporation (“the Company”) announces its consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2020 to be released on March 12, 2021 at 15:00 considering the progress of investigations regarding improper accounting treatment at the Company’s consolidated subsidiary, Kanta…
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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, Masahiro Okitsu and Youichi Tsusue.

  • How many employees does Sharp have?

    Sharp has 51,121 employees.

  • What is Sharp revenue?

    Latest Sharp annual revenue is $20.8 b.

  • What is Sharp revenue per employee?

    Latest Sharp revenue per employee is $406.6 k.

  • Who are Sharp competitors?

    Competitors of Sharp include Pioneer Corporation, Toshiba and LG Electronics.

  • Where is Sharp headquarters?

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

  • Where are Sharp offices?

    Sharp has offices in Sakai, Chiba, Chiyoda City, Fukuyama and in 112 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sharp have?

    Sharp has 125 offices.