Sector Buy-Side
Rank
Company Sell-Side
Rank
Company
Auto Parts 1 Denso Corp. 1 Denso Corp.
2 Bridgestone Corp. 2 Bridgestone Corp.
3 Nifco 3 Toyota Industries Corp.
Autos 1 Nissan Motor Co. 1 Nissan Motor Co.
2 Toyota Motor Corp. 2 Honda Motor Co.
3 Honda Motor Co. 3 Toyota Motor Corp.
Beverages,
Food & Tobacco
1 Ajinomoto Co. 1 Asahi Group Holdings
2 Asahi Group Holdings 2 Ajinomoto Co.
3 Kirin Holdings Co. 3 Kirin Holdings Co.
Broadcasting 1 Nippon Television Holdings 1 Nippon Television Holdings
2 Dentsu
3 Hakuhodo DY Holdings
Ceramics & Glass 1 Asahi Glass Co.
2 Nippon Sheet Glass Co.
Chemicals 1 Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. 1 Asahi Kasei Corp.
2 JSR Corp. 2 Mitsui Chemicals
3 Asahi Kasei Corp. 3 JSR Corp.*
Showa Denko K.K.*
Construction 1 Lixil Group Corp. 1 Haseko Corp.
2 Taisei Corp.
3 Lixil Group Corp.
Electronics/
Components
1 Nidec Corp. 1 Murata Manufacturing Co.
2 Murata Manufacturing Co. 2 TDK Corp.
3 TDK Corp. 3 Kyocera Corp.
Electronics/
Consumer
1 Sony Corp. 1 Panasonic Corp.
2 Sony Corp.
3 Sharp Corp.
Electronics/
Industrial
(including
Semiconductors)
1 Mitsubishi Electric Corp. 1 Hitachi
2 Hitachi 2 Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
3 NEC Corp.
Electronics/
Precision Instruments
1 Hoya Corp. 1 Nikon Corp.
2 Horiba 2 Fujifilm Holdings Corp.
3 Nikon Corp. 3 Canon
Energy & Utilities 1 Tokyo Gas Co.
2 Inpex Corp.
3 JX Holdings
Financials/
Banks
1 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 1 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
2 Mizuho Financial Group 2 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 3 Mizuho Financial Group
Financials/
Insurance
1 Tokio Marine Holdings 1 Tokio Marine Holdings
2 NKSJ Holdings 2 NKSJ Holdings
3 Aeon Credit Service Co. 3 Sony Financial Holdings
Health Care &
Pharmaceuticals
1 Eisai Co. 1 Astellas Pharma
2 Astellas Pharma 2 Eisai Co.
3 Unicharm Corp. 3 Takeda Pharmaceutical Co.
Housing &
Real Estate
1 Mitsui Fudosan Co. 1 Mitsubishi Estate Co.
2 Mitsubishi Estate Co. 2 Mitsui Fudosan Co.
3 Daiwa House Industry Co. 3 Daito Trust Construction Co.
Machinery 1 Komatsu 1 Komatsu
2 SMC Corp. 2 Nabtesco Corp.
3 THK Co. 3 THK Co.
Metals 1 Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. 1 Sumitomo Metal Mining Co.
2 Dowa Holdings Co. 2 Dowa Holdings Co.
3 JFE Holdings
Paper & Textiles 1 Teijin 1 Rengo Co.
2 Toray Industries 2 Nippon Paper Group
3 Rengo Co. 3 Toray Industries
Plant
Engineering &
Shipbuilding
1 JGC Corp. 1 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
2 IHI Corp.
3 Sumitomo Heavy Industries
Retailing 1 Lawson 1 FamilyMart Co.
2 Sugi Holdings Co. 2 Lawson
3 FamilyMart Co. 3 Seven & i Holdings Co.*
United Arrows*
Software/Business 1 Kakaku.Com 1 Kakaku.Com
2 Itochu Techno-Solutions Corp. 2 Nomura Research Institute
3 Yahoo Japan Corp. 3 Itochu Techno-Solutions Corp.
Software/
Entertainment
1 Capcom Co. 1 Capcom Co.
2 Nintendo Co. 2 mixi
3 Konami Corp. 3 Gree
Telecommunications 1 KDDI Corp. 1 KDDI Corp.
2 SoftBank Corp. 2 NTT Docomo
3 NTT Docomo 3 SoftBank Corp.
Trading Companies 1 Mitsubishi Corp. 1 Mitsui & Co.
2 Mitsui & Co. 2 Itochu Corp.
3 Itochu Corp. 3 Mitsubishi Corp.
Transportation 1 Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha 1 All Nippon Airways Co.
2 East Japan Railway Co. 2 East Japan Railway Co.
3 Mitsui O.S.K. Lines 3 Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha