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President

Kazuo Ushida

CEO Approval Rating

71/100

Founded:

1917

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTokyo Stock Exchange7731

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Leica is Nikon's top competitor. Leica is a Private company that was founded in Wetzlar, Hesse in 1914. Leica operates in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. Leica has 17,948 fewer employees vs. Nikon.

Leupold & Stevens, Inc. has been one of Nikon's top competitors. Leupold & Stevens, Inc. is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, and was founded in 1907. Leupold & Stevens, Inc. is in the industry. Leupold & Stevens, Inc. generates 2.61% the revenue of Nikon.

Panasonic is perceived as one of Nikon's biggest rivals. Panasonic was founded in 1918 in Kadoma Shi, Ōsaka Prefecture. Panasonic competes in the Consumer Electronics field. Panasonic generates $56.7B more revenue than Nikon.

Nikon Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$4.1B

Nikon's revenue is the ranked 9th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 19B. Over the last three quarters, Nikon's revenue has decreased by 6.5%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $982.5M; in Q4 2020, it was $1.5B; in Q3 2020, it was $1.1B.

Nikon Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Morf3D, Inc.

Apr 2021

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$91M
Morf3D is a California-based company that provides metals additive engineering and manufacturing solutions for aerospace and defense sectors.
Mark Roberts Motion Control

Sep 2016

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undisclosed
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Optos PLC

Feb 2015

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$401.8M
Optos engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of ultra-widefield retinal imaging devices.

Nikon Funding History

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Nikon Investments

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Oxford Nanopore is a UK-based biotechnology company that provides gene analysis, nanopore DNA sequencing, IVD testing and related solutions for medical research centers.
$270.5M
May 03, 2021
Equity
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LumiThera develops non-invasive light emitting diode treatments for ocular disorders.
$14M
Jan 12, 2020
Series C
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Wrnch provides tools and software development kits that enable computers to see and understand human movement and activity.
$7.5M
Jun 19, 2019
Equity
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Velodyne LiDAR is a California-based company that develops and manufactures lidar sensors for monitoring autonomous vehicles and drones.
$25M
Dec 21, 2018
Equity
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Berkeley Lights provides single cell manipulation technology solutions for drug discovery, development and genomic research domain areas.
$95M
Mar 27, 2018
Series E
Jul 16, 2020

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Nikon Headquarters

Shinagawa Intercity Tower C, 2-15-3 Konan

Minato-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture108-6290

81-3-6433-3600

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Nikon Summary

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Nikon is a manufacturer of consumer electronics such as cameras and binoculars as well as industrial instruments and equipment. Nikon was founded in 1917. Nikon's headquarters is located in Minato-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture, JP 108-6290. Nikon's latest acqu...

CEO

Nikon's President, Kazuo Ushida, currently has an approval rating of 71%. Nikon's primary competitors are Leica, Leupold & Stevens, Inc. & Panasonic.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Nikon

  1. When was Nikon founded?

    Nikon was founded in 1917
  2. Who is Nikon's CEO?

    Nikon's CEO is Kazuo Ushida
  3. How much revenue does Nikon generate?

    Nikon generates $4.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Nikon have?

    Nikon has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Nikon's headquarters?

    Nikon's headquarters is in Minato-ku Tōkyō Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does Nikon have?

    Nikon has 19,448 employees
  2. What sector does Nikon operate in?

    Nikon is in Consumer Electronics
  3. Who are Nikon's competitors?

    Nikon's top competitors are Leica, Leupold & Stevens, Inc., Panasonic
  4. Who has Nikon invested in?

    Nikon's has invested in companies such as Oxford Nanopore, LumiThera, wrnch