Eisai Co., Ltd.


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Prev close: 5,959
Mar 29, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 296.56M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4523)
Health Technology
Pharmaceuticals: Other
Full time employees: 9,877

Business summary

Eisai Co., Ltd. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of prescription medicines and over-the-counter products. It operates through the Pharmaceutical Products Business and Other Business segments. The Pharmaceutical Products Business segment handles prescription and generic drugs, diagnostics, and consumer healthcare business in Japan, which manages over-the-counter drugs. The Other Business segment deals with food additives and chemicals. The company was founded by Toyoji Naito in November 1936 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 547,922M
Gross profit 339,839M
Operating income 42,779M
Income before tax 50,473M
Net income 54,933M
EBITDA 76,843M
Diluted EPS 191.76
Dividends per share 150
Total assets 973,987M
Total liabilities 397,159M
Total equity 573,660M
Operating cash flow 95,617M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 4,562.81M
Gross profit 2,830.00M
Operating income 356.24M
Income before tax 420.31M
Net income 457.45M
EBITDA 639.90M
Diluted EPS 1.59
Dividends per share 1.24
Total assets 8,665.75M
Total liabilities 3,533.60M
Total equity 5,103.96M
Operating cash flow 796.24M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 35.21
ROA 5.41%
ROE 9.37%
Operating margin 7.80%
Profit margin 10.02%

Key executive

  • Chief Executive Officer & Representative Director: Haruo Naito
  • Chief Financial Officer & Chief IR Officer: Ryohei Yanagi
  • Chief Information Officer: Hideki Hayashi
  • Chief Compliance Officer & Executive Officer: Junichi Asatani
  • Executive Officer & Chief Strategy Officer: Yasunobu Kai

Share holders

  • Wellington Management Co. LLP(8.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.5%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(4.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.1%)
  • Eisai Co., Ltd.(3.5%)
  • Resona Holdings, Inc.(2.4%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(1.8%)


  • Website: http://www.eisai.co.jp
  • Address: 4-6-10 Koishikawa, Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo, 112-8088, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3817.3700

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