KAO Corp - ADR operates in the Toilet preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares KAO Corp - ADR with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Shiseido Co Ltd
sales of $8.41 billion
of which 63%
was Global Business),
Estee Lauder Companies Inc
of which 42%
was Skin Care), and
of which 86%
was Oral, Personal and Home Care).
KAO Corp - ADR reported sales of $12.17 billion
December of 2015.
decrease of 7.7%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $13.19 billion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, KAO Corp - ADR had sales
of $12.83 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 11.5% decline
in Chemicals, from $2.33 billion to $2.06 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Beauty Care Business (down 9.5% to $5.03 billion)
Fabric and Homecare Business (down 9.4% to $2.77 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Human Healthcare Business (up 2.8% to $2.32 billion)