Nidec Company Profile (NYSE:NJ)

About Nidec (NYSE:NJ)

Nidec logoNidec Corporation is engaged in manufacturing of electric motors and related components and equipment. The Company focuses on providing brushless direct current (DC) motors for the information technology (IT) industry. The Company operates through nine segments: Nidec Corporation, Nidec Electronics (Thailand), Nidec Singapore, Nidec (H.K.), Nidec Sankyo, Nidec Copal, Nidec Techno Motor, Nidec Motor, and Nidec Motors & Actuators. The Company offers products in five business groups: small precision motors; automotive, appliance, commercial and industrial products; machinery; electronic and optical components, and others. The Company offers small precision motors, such as hard disk drives spindle motors and other small precision motors for optical disk drives. It offers automotive, appliance, commercial and industrial products, such as automotive motors; power-train components, and sensors and electronic controls for power steering systems.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Goods
  • Industry: Industrial Electrical Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:NJ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.46
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.79
  • 52 Week Range: $14.72 - $22.89
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.27
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 7.41%
  • Return on Equity: 10.73%
  • Return on Assets: 5.91%
  • Average Volume: 158,484 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)

What is Nidec's stock symbol?

Nidec trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NJ."

When did Nidec's stock split? How did Nidec's stock split work?

Shares of Nidec split on the morning of Tuesday, April 8th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, March 7th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, April 7th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Nidec stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Nidec's earnings last quarter?

Nidec Co. (NYSE:NJ) issued its earnings results on Friday, January, 31st. The company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.01. Nidec had a net margin of 7.41% and a return on equity of 10.73%. View Nidec's Earnings History.

Where is Nidec's stock going? Where will Nidec's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Nidec's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Nidec's share price to reach $16.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Nidec.

Who are some of Nidec's key competitors?

Who are Nidec's key executives?

Nidec's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Shigenobu Nagamori, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Representative Director
  • Mikio Katayama, Vice Chairman of the Executive Board, Chief Technology Officer, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Representative Director
  • Hiroshi Kobe, Vice Chairman of the Executive Board, Chief Sales Officer, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Representative Director
  • Akira Sato, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Chairman & President of Subsidiaries, Director
  • Takuo Yasui, Executive Officer, CFO in Main Small Precision Motor Biz Unit, Senior Dir of Administration in New Product Development Center, Senior Dir of Business Administration in SPM Biz Unit, Dir of Finance
  • Toshihiko Miyabe, Executive Vice President, Chief Director of Small Precision Motor Business, Director of GMS Business, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Director
  • Tetsuo Ohnishi, Executive Vice President, Chief Director of Home Electrical Appliance Business, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Director
  • Hiroyuki Yoshimoto, Executive Vice President, Chief Director of In-Vehicle Business, Chairman of Subsidiaries, Director
  • Yuichiro Takenami, Managing Executive Officer, Chief Information Officer, Deputy Director of Central Motor Basic Technology Research Institute
  • Yasushi Fukunaga, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Director of Central Motor Basic Technology Research Institute

How do I buy Nidec stock?

Shares of Nidec can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Nidec's stock price today?

One share of Nidec stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.11.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Nidec (NYSE NJ)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  38 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  44 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  82
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nidec (NYSE:NJ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $16.00 (11.65% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/14/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageOutperform$14.00N/AView Rating Details
9/1/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutral$18.00N/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
Earnings by Quarter for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Nidec (NYSE NJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2015Q215$0.17ViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q4$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q314$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2011$125.60$88.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.94 EPS


Dividend History for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
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Headline Trends for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
Latest Headlines for Nidec (NYSE:NJ)
DateHeadline logoNidec Co. (NJ) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods - September 14 at 1:40 PM logoDA Davidson Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Nidec Co. (NJ) - September 1 at 10:36 AM logoNidec Completes Acquisition of Secop Group (Secop Holding GmbH and Other 3 Entities), a German Compressor Manufacturer - July 31 at 8:59 PM logoNidec (NJ) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows - May 4 at 1:06 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Impact Nidec (NJ) Stock Price - April 27 at 1:13 AM logoNidec (NJ) Getting Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 23 at 9:05 AM logoJapan Stocks Climb to Highest Since May as Yen Boosts Exporters - April 13 at 6:36 PM logoMuddy Waters Targets Its First Japanese Company - April 13 at 6:36 PM logoNidec Completes Acquisition of Vamco International, Inc. - March 28 at 3:54 AM logoNidec Revises Consolidated Year-End Financial Forecasts for the Year Ending March 31, 2017 - January 24 at 7:49 AM logoIs Muddy Waters Losing Its Mojo? - December 19 at 9:28 AM logoMuddy Waters Shorts China Huishan Dairy: Alleges Fraud, Says Stock Is 'Worth Close To Zero' - December 16 at 1:05 AM logo[$$] Short-sellers attack Japanese groups in Apple's supply chain - December 13 at 9:20 AM logoNidec Acquires U.S.-based Canton Elevator, Inc. - December 6 at 9:45 AM logoNidec's (NJ) Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - October 25 at 6:27 PM logoThis billionaire CEO cares about his employees more than investors, and the company's stock is up 457% since 2008 - August 12 at 6:32 PM logoThe Eccentric Billionaire Who Ignores Investors to Get Them Rich - August 12 at 9:42 AM logoAcquisitive Nidec snaps up another Emerson unit for $1.2 bln - August 2 at 11:17 AM logoEmerson selling units for $5.2 billion - August 2 at 11:17 AM logoEmerson Arranges $5.2 Billion-Worth of Asset Sales - August 2 at 11:17 AM logoNidec's (NJ) Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 23 at 5:59 PM logoRenesas Jumps Most in 7 Months on Nidec Interest in Acquisition - June 17 at 1:06 AM logoNidec Announces Annual Dividend Payout from Retained Earnings - May 25 at 4:57 AM logoNidec ASI Receives Major Order For Engineering Solutions For The Russian Oil & Gas Sector - May 9 at 8:01 AM logoNidec Announces Delisting American Depositary Shares from New York Stock Exchange Becoming Effective - May 2 at 7:00 AM logoBaker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 29, 2016 - Nasdaq - February 26 at 1:04 PM logoNidec Mourns Passing of Board Member Mutsuo Tahara - February 22 at 2:22 AM logo4:05 am NIDEC concludes buyback; reports it repurchased 1.53 mln shares for total repurchase amount of JPY12,013,495,500 from Jan 1-22 - January 26 at 4:05 AM logoNidec's (NJ) on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - January 21 at 8:02 PM



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This page was last updated on 9/21/2017 by Staff