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AEON Co., Ltd.

  • 2,382.00 JPY
  • -17.00
  • -0.71%
  • Japan
    Feb 21, 2019
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Business Summary

AEON Co., Ltd. is a holding company which engages in the management of its group companies in the operation of supermarkets and shopping centers. It operates through the following segments: General Merchandise Store (GMS) Business, Supermarket Business, Drugstore and Pharmacy Business, Financial Services Business, Shopping Center Development Business, Services and Specialty Store Business, International Business, and Other Business. The GMS Business segment includes general merchandise stores. The Supermarket Business segment includes supermarkets, discount, and small sized stores. The Drugstore and Pharmacy Business segment include pharmacies and drugstores. The Financial Services Business segment includes credit card, fee, and banking business. The Shopping Center Development Business segment includes development and leasing of shopping centers. The Services and Specialty Store Business segment includes facilities management, amusement, and food services, and specialty stores that sell family casual and women apparel, and footwear. The International Business segment includes retail stores in the ASEAN region and China. The Other Business segment include digital business. The company was founded by Sozaemon Okada in 1758 and is headquartered in Chiba, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Feb 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit2,791.94B25,060.98M
Operating income210,989M1,893.87M
Income before tax168,594M1,513.33M
Net income24,523M220.12M
Diluted EPS28.750.25
Dividends Per Share300.26
Total Assets9,468.19B88,732.39M
Total liabilities7,551.44B70,769.38M
Total equity1,153.48B10,810.01M
Operating cash flow463,911M4,164.14M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2014Feb 2015Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018
Revenue 6,395.14B 7,078.57B 8,176.73B 8,210.14B 8,390.01B
Gross Profit 2,094.74B 2,334.98B 2,658.29B 2,702.51B 2,791.94B
Operating income 171,764M 143,568M 178,881M 186,608M 210,989M
Income before tax 147,540M 144,860M 169,225M 149,339M 168,594M
Net income 45,600M 42,069M 6,008M 11,255M 24,523M
EBITDA 355,626M 345,095M 410,433M 434,127M 466,229M
Diluted EPS 50.13 49.56 7.02 13.20 28.75
Dividends Per Share 26 28 28 30 30
Total Assets 6,815.24B 7,886.91B 8,240.42B 8,765.20B 9,468.19B
Total liabilities 5,130.67B 6,056.93B 6,420.95B 6,902.78B 7,551.44B
Total equity 1,121.76B 1,208.21B 1,143.77B 1,133.20B 1,153.48B
Operating cash flow 482,765M 398,453M 43,156M 294,893M 463,911M
 Feb 2014Feb 2015Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018
Revenue 64,223.59M 65,336.86M 67,729.14M 75,830.69M 75,310.28M
Gross Profit 21,036.60M 21,552.44M 22,019.08M 24,961.00M 25,060.98M
Operating income 1,724.95M 1,325.16M 1,481.69M 1,723.55M 1,893.87M
Income before tax 1,481.67M 1,337.09M 1,401.71M 1,379.32M 1,513.33M
Net income 457.94M 388.30M 49.76M 103.95M 220.12M
EBITDA 3,571.39M 3,185.30M 3,399.68M 4,009.69M 4,184.95M
Diluted EPS 0.50 0.45 0.05 0.12 0.25
Dividends Per Share 0.26 0.25 0.23 0.27 0.26
Total Assets 66,773.53M 65,974.45M 73,004.90M 78,341.21M 88,732.39M
Total liabilities 50,268.66M 50,666.57M 56,885.53M 61,695.38M 70,769.38M
Total equity 10,990.71M 10,106.79M 10,133.10M 10,128.26M 10,810.01M
Operating cash flow 4,848.19M 3,677.81M 357.46M 2,723.69M 4,164.14M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2018
Operating margin2.51%
Profit margin0.29%

Key executives

  • Executive President, Group CEO & Director: Motoya Okada
  • Group Chief Operating Officer & Director: Yoshiki Mori
  • Director, Executive Vice President & Head-Finance: Akinori Yamashita
  • Executive Officer & Head-Information Technology: Hidenori Osano
  • Executive Officer & Head-Products: Eiji Shibata


  • AEON Co., Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.2%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.8%)
  • AEON Environment Foundation (2.4%)
  • Cultural Foundation of Okada (2.4%)
  • Mitsubishi Corp. (2.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.3%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.0%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 1-5-1 Nakase, Mihama-Ku, Chiba, 261-8515, Japan
  • Phone: +

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