Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.


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Mar 28, 2017
Prev close: 2,593.5
Mar 28, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 709.01M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4568)
Health Technology
Pharmaceuticals: Other
Full time employees: 15,249

Business summary

Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. engages in the research, development, manufacture, and sale of pharmaceutical products. It operates through the following segments: Daiichi Sankyo Group and Ranbaxy Group. The Daiichi Sankyo Group segment comprises of Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries. The Ranbaxy Group segment includes its core company, Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Both group segments deal with business activities in prescription drugs and general pharmaceutical products. The company was founded on September 28, 2005 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 986,446M
Gross profit 667,824M
Operating income 154,054M
Income before tax 122,388M
Net income 82,282M
EBITDA 198,360M
Diluted EPS 119.11
Dividends per share 60
Total assets 1,900.52B
Total liabilities 666,507M
Total equity 1,231.40B
Operating cash flow 174,281M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 8,214.61M
Gross profit 5,561.29M
Operating income 1,282.88M
Income before tax 1,019.18M
Net income 685.20M
EBITDA 1,651.83M
Diluted EPS 0.99
Dividends per share 0.49
Total assets 16,909.31M
Total liabilities 5,930.04M
Total equity 10,956.05M
Operating cash flow 1,451.32M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2016

PER 20.96
ROA 4.23%
ROE 6.49%
Operating margin 15.61%
Profit margin 8.34%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Joji Nakayama
  • IR Contact, Manager-Finance & Accounting: Kentaro Takamura
  • Executive Officer & Senior Manager-Research: Masahiko Ohtsuki
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer, Head-R&D: Glenn J. Gormley
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Personnel: Sunao Manabe

Share holders

  • Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.(6.4%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(5.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.3%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.9%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Daiichi Sankyo Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.5%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.4%)


  • Website: http://www.daiichisankyo.co.jp
  • Address: Daiichi Sankyo Head Office Bldg, A&B, 3-5-1 Nihonbashi-honcho, Tokyo, 103-8426, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6225.1111

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