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Financial Highlights

Kubota Corporation has adopted International Financial Reporting Standards (hereinafter “IFRS”) instead of accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America (hereinafter “U.S. GAAP”) from the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018.
The figures for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 are also displayed in accordance with IFRS. 
In addition, items where terminology differs between U.S. GAAP and IFRS are displayed in accordance with IFRS.
Due to the change in the fiscal year-end, the business term for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015 was the nine-month period that commenced on April 1, 2015 and ended on December 31, 2015. 



(Unit: billions of yen)
Fiscal year ended U.S.GAAP IFRS
Mar.2015 Dec.2015
(9 months)
Dec.2016 Dec.2017 Dec.2017 Dec.2018
Revenue 1,584.3 1,244.8 1,596.1 1,751.5 1,751.0 1,850.3
Operating profit 203.1 166.9 188.8 198.8 200.0 189.3
Profit attributable to owners of the parent 139.5 110.1 132.5 136.4 134.2 138.6
(Unit: billions of yen)
Fiscal year ended U.S.GAAP IFRS
Mar.2015 Dec.2015
(9 months)
Dec.2016 Dec.2017 Dec.2017 Dec.2018
Total assets 2,472.2 2,532.9 2,670.6 2,853.9 2,832.4 2,895.7
Equity attributable to owners of the parent 1,100.1 1,140.3 1,198.8 1,301.3 1,291.1 1,339.9
(Unit: yen)
Fiscal year ended U.S.GAAP IFRS
Mar.2015 Dec.2015
(9 months)
Dec.2016 Dec.2017 Dec.2017 Dec.2018
Basic earnings per share attributable to owners of the parent 111.68 88.47 106.58 110.30 108.45 112.44
Equity attributable to owners of the parent per share 883.10 916.28 966.19 1,054.86 1,046.55 1,087.44
Revenue and overseas revenue ratio
Operating profit and Operating margin
Profit attributable to owners of the parent and Ratio of profit attributable to owners of the parent to revenue
Total assets
Equity attributable to owners of the parent and Ratio of equity attributable to owners of the parent to total assets
ROA*1 and ROE*2
Net cash provided by operating activities and free cash flow*3
Capital expenditures,
depreciation and amortization
R&D expenses


*1. ROA = Profit before income taxes ÷ Total assets (average of beginning and end of fiscal year)
*2. ROE = Profit attributable to owners of the parent ÷ Equity attributable to owners of the parent (average of beginning and end of fiscal year)
*3 Free cash flow = Net cash provided by operating activities – Cash  outflow  related  to  payments  for  acquisition of  property, plant, and equipment and intangible assets

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