Financial and Non-Financial Highlights

  Millions of yen Thousands of U.S.dollars
  2015.3 2016.3 2017.3 2018.3 2019.3 2019.3
For the Year
Net sales ¥48,263 ¥48,351 ¥45,957 ¥48,626 ¥47,782 $430,509
Operating income 1,812 2,341 2,854 3,480 2,839 25,579
Profit attributable to owners of parent 892 912 1,817 2,409 1,804 16,249
R&D expenses 512 536 610 596 643 5,793
Capital expenditures 1,485 1,757 608 1,822 3,060 27,571
Depreciation and amortization 844 1,128 996 969 1,109 9,990
Free cash flow 369 1,856 4,528 834 -119 -1,069
At Year-End
Total assets ¥33,785 ¥34,924 ¥38,458 ¥42,112 ¥41,976 $378,197
Total net assets 22,600 23,495 25,812 29,021 29,223 263,297
Number of issued outstanding shares (Thousands) 21,850 21,699 21,876 22,062 22,112  
Financial Indicators(%)
Operating income margin 3.8 4.8 6.2 7.2 5.9  
ROA 2.7 2.7 5.0 6.0 4.3  
ROE 4.2 4.1 7.6 9.0 6.3  
Equity ratio 64.8 65.2 65.3 67.3 68.2  
Non-Financial Indicators
CO2 emissions (Tons) 3,752 3,688 3,683 3,691 3,535  
Number of employees (People) 859 860 890 952 948  
Ratio of female directors to total directors (%) 44.4 37.5 33.3 33.3 33.3  
Ratio of outside directors to total directors (%) 55.6 50.0 55.6 55.6 55.6  
Per Share Information(U.S. dollars)
Profit attributable to owners of parent ¥40.83 ¥42.01 ¥83.57 ¥109.58 ¥81.66 $0.74
Net assets 1,001.84 1,049.58 1,148.41 1,285.01 1,295.38 11.67
Dividends 22 22 24 31 36 0.32
Stock prices 1,021 1,114 1,809 2,286 1,892 17.05
PER (Times) 25.01 26.52 21.65 20.86 23.20

Notes:
1. U.S. dollar amounts are translated from yen for convenience only, at the rate of ¥110.99 = U.S.$1.00, the approximate rate on the Tokyo Foreign Exchange Market on March 31, 2019.
2. Effective from the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017, we have applied the new accounting standards.
3. Number of issued outstanding shares does not include that of treasury shares.
4. ROA = Profit attributable to owners of parent / average total assets for the fiscal year.
5. ROE = Profit attributable to owners of parent / average total equity (total net assets - subscription rights - non-controlling interests in consolidated subsidiaries) for the fiscal year.
6. The CO2 emissions from the S.T. Group (in Japan)
7. The stock prices were as of the end of the fiscal years ended March 31.
8. As a result of new accounting standards being applied effective from the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019, the figures for fiscal years 2018 and 2019 reflect those changes.