Japan Tobacco Inc.


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Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 2,000M

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Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(2914)
Consumer Non-Durables
Full time employees: --

Business summary

Japan Tobacco, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of tobacco, pharmaceutical, beverage and processed food products. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Tobacco Business, International Tobacco Business, Pharmaceutical Business, Beverage Business, Processed Food Business and Others. The Domestic Tobacco Business segment deals with the production and sale of tobacco products in domestic areas. The International Tobacco Business segment manufactures and markets tobacco products worldwide. The Pharmaceutical Business segment develops, manufactures, and sells prescription drugs. The Beverage Business segment manufactures and sells coffee and flavored water drinks. The Processed Food Business segment offers processed food products that include frozen noodles, frozen and packed cooked rice and frozen baked bread, and seasonings. The Others segment includes business activities relating to rent of real estate and corporate expenses relating to corporate communication and operation of the head office. The company was founded on April 1, 1985 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 2,143.28B
Gross profit 1,270.85B
Operating income 516,739M
Income before tax 571,748M
Net income 421,695M
EBITDA 657,533M
Diluted EPS 235.33
Dividends per share 130
Total assets 4,744.37B
Total liabilities 2,216.33B
Total equity 2,456.09B
Operating cash flow 376,549M

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Revenue 19,724.90M
Gross profit 11,695.81M
Operating income 4,755.60M
Income before tax 5,261.86M
Net income 3,880.90M
EBITDA 6,051.34M
Diluted EPS 2.16
Dividends per share 1.19
Total assets 40,677.10M
Total liabilities 19,002.29M
Total equity 21,057.92M
Operating cash flow 3,465.42M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 16.32
ROA 9.06%
ROE 17.18%
Operating margin 24.10%
Profit margin 19.67%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Mitsuomi Koizumi
  • Director, EVP, Head-Finance, CSR & Communications: Hideki Miyazaki
  • Executive Officer, Head-Research & Development: Takehisa Shibayama
  • Deputy CEO, Representative Director & VP: Yasushi Shingai
  • Head-Compliance & General Affairs: Ryoji Chijiiwa

Share holders

  • Government of Japan(33.3%)
  • Japan Tobacco Inc.(10.4%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(1.6%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management)(1.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.2%)
  • Newton Investment Management Ltd.(1.0%)
  • Artisan Partners LP(0.9%)
  • Deutsche Asset Management Investment GmbH(0.8%)
  • Massachusetts Financial Services Co.(0.7%)


  • Website: http://www.jti.co.jp
  • Address: 2-2-1 Toranomon, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-8422, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3582.3111

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