Ajinomoto Overview

  • Founded
  • 1909
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 42,535
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • 2802
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 28
  • Share Price
  • $31.49
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Ajinomoto General Information

Description

Ajinomoto is Japan's leading food company specializing in amino acids and seasonings derived from amino-acid fermentation technologies. It also produces processed foods including dry soup mixes, frozen foods, and beverage products. Apart from the consumer business, it is a key supplier of MSG and nucleotides to global food manufacturers including Nestle. The food business represents more than three quarters of group sales and 80-plus% of profits with roughly half generated overseas. Animal nutrition, healthcare, and specialty chemicals make up the balance of its business portfolio.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Food Products
Stock Exchange
TKS
Primary Office
  • 15-1, Kyobashi 1-chome
  • Chuo-ku
  • Tokyo, 104-8315
  • Japan
+81 00-0000-0000
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Ajinomoto Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$31.49 $32.28 $19.74 - $32.97 $17.2B 546M 1.86M $1.01

Ajinomoto Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Jun-2021 FY 2021 31-Mar-2021 FY 2020 31-Mar-2020 FY 2019 31-Mar-2019
EV 16,173,806 13,648,063 12,410,840 10,839,044
Revenue 10,326,253 10,104,282 10,116,930 10,050,298
EBITDA 1,559,806 1,548,159 1,018,647 957,193
Net Income 555,124 560,319 173,242 267,856
Total Assets 12,850,280 12,974,492 12,525,009 12,571,026
Total Debt 3,425,578 3,176,559 3,302,525 2,982,643
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Ajinomoto Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Ajinomoto Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Tokyo, Japan
42,535 As of 2021
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Ajinomoto Competitors (15)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
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Ajinomoto Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Takaaki Nishii Representative Director, Chief Executive Officer & President
Ryuichi Mihara Associate General Manager
Tetsuya Nakano In charge of Finance & Investor Relations
Chiaki Nosaka Member of the Board, Executive Officer, Senior Vice President & In charge of Diversity and HR
Takeshi Kimura Corporate Vice President & Board Member
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Ajinomoto Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000000 000000 Ajinomoto Corporate Vice President & Board Member 000 0000
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Ajinomoto Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Ajinomoto Investments & Acquisitions (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00 000 00000 14-May-2021 00000 00000 00 00.000 Specialty Retail
0000 19-Apr-2021 00000 00000 00 000.00 Food Products
000000000 0000000 13-Mar-2020 00000 0000000 Human Capital Services 0000000 000000
0000 0000 0000000 21-Aug-2019 000000000000000000 00000 Food Products 0000000 0000
Ajinomoto Kohjin Bio 01-Jun-2018 Joint Venture 00.000 Biotechnology
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Ajinomoto Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Cambrooke Therapeutics Food Products Ayer, MA 2000
000000000 00000 00 Food Products Ontario, CA 0000
0000 0000 0000000 Food Products Akron, OH 0000
00000 0ü0000 Food Products Istanbul, Turkey 0000
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Ajinomoto Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 0000000 15-May-2006 000000000000000000 000.00 Completed
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00000 0000000 13-May-2004 0000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
0000 01-Jan-2000 000000000000000000 Completed
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HSWT 01-Jan-1991 Joint Venture Completed
  • 2 buyers
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