SoftBank Group Corp.


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Apr 21, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,100.66M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(9984)
Technology Services
Information Technology Services
Full time employees: 63,591

Business summary

SoftBank Group Corp. is a holding company that engages in the management of its group companies which provides information technology and telecommunication services. It operates through the following segments: Mobile Communications, Sprint, Fixed-line Telecommunications, Internet, and Others. The Mobile Communications segment provides mobile communications services in Japan; distributes and sells mobile devices and accessories, and IT related products; and produces and distributes online games. The Sprint segment offers mobile communications and fixed-line telecommunications services and sells mobile devices and accessories in the United States. The Fixed-line Telecommunications segment covers the fixed-line telephone services and data transmission dedicated line services. The Internet segment includes internet advertising business, e-commerce business, and membership services. The Others segment handles business related to Fukuoka Softbank Hawks baseball team. The company was founded on September 3, 1981 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 9,153.54B
Gross profit 3,526.89B
Operating income 1,058.04B
Income before tax 630,367M
Net income 484,458M
EBITDA 2,459.37B
Diluted EPS 388.32
Dividends per share 41
Total assets 20,707.19B
Total liabilities 17,201.92B
Total equity 2,613.61B
Operating cash flow 940,186M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 76,226.03M
Gross profit 29,370.17M
Operating income 8,810.86M
Income before tax 5,249.37M
Net income 4,034.31M
EBITDA 20,480.40M
Diluted EPS 3.23
Dividends per share 0.34
Total assets 184,235.87M
Total liabilities 153,048.80M
Total equity 23,253.81M
Operating cash flow 7,829.38M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 13.33
ROA 2.32%
ROE 17.74%
Operating margin 11.55%
Profit margin 5.29%

Key executive

  • President & Representative Director: Masayoshi Son
  • Managing Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Yoshimitsu Goto
  • Executive Officer & Investor Relations Contact: Kazuko Kimiwada
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Legal Affairs: Masato Suzaki
  • Manager-Human Resources & Head-Administration: Fumihiro Aono

Share holders

  • SON MASAYOSHI(24.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.5%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)(3.4%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.2%)
  • SoftBank Group Corp.(1.0%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.0%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.0%)


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  • Address: 1-9-1 Higashi Shimbashi, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-7303, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6889.2000

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