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Retail Trade

AEON Co., Ltd.

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), Supermarket (SM), Health and Wellness, Financial Services, Development, Services and Specialty Store, International, and Other. The GMS segment includes general merchandise and bento specialty stores. The SM segment manages supermarkets, discount stores, convenience stores, and small-sized shops. The Health and Wellness segment oversees drugstores and dispensing pharmacies. The Financial Services segment offers s credit card, financing, and banking services. The Development segment deals with the development and leasing of shopping centers. The Services and Specialty Store segment engages in the management of facilities, amusement centers, restaurants, and specialty stores that sell casual apparel and footwear. The International segment handles retail stores in the ASEAN region and China. The Other segment includes mobile marketing and digital business. The company was founded by Sozaemon Okada in 1758 and is headquartered in Chiba, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Feb 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue8,518.21B77,102.22M
Gross Profit2,843.74B25,739.98M
Operating income213,030M1,928.23M
Income before tax168,083M1,521.39M
Net income23,638M213.95M
EBITDA475,316M4,302.30M
Diluted EPS27.620.25
Dividends Per Share340.30
Total Assets10,067.65B90,438.88M
Total liabilities8,192.28B73,592.22M
Total equity1,095.59B9,841.86M
Operating cash flow469,874M4,253.04M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2015Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019
Revenue 7,078.57B 8,176.73B 8,210.14B 8,390.01B 8,518.21B
Gross Profit 2,334.98B 2,658.29B 2,702.51B 2,791.94B 2,843.74B
Operating income 143,568M 178,881M 186,608M 210,989M 213,030M
Income before tax 144,860M 169,225M 149,339M 168,594M 168,083M
Net income 42,069M 6,008M 11,255M 24,523M 23,638M
EBITDA 345,095M 410,433M 434,127M 466,229M 475,316M
Diluted EPS 49.56 7.02 13.20 28.75 27.62
Dividends Per Share 28 28 30 30 34
Total Assets 7,886.91B 8,240.42B 8,765.20B 9,468.19B 10,067.65B
Total liabilities 6,056.93B 6,420.95B 6,902.78B 7,551.44B 8,192.28B
Total equity 1,208.21B 1,143.77B 1,133.20B 1,153.48B 1,095.59B
Operating cash flow 398,453M 43,156M 294,893M 463,911M 469,874M
 Feb 2015Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019
Revenue 65,336.86M 67,729.14M 75,830.69M 75,310.28M 77,102.22M
Gross Profit 21,552.44M 22,019.08M 24,961.00M 25,060.98M 25,739.98M
Operating income 1,325.16M 1,481.69M 1,723.55M 1,893.87M 1,928.23M
Income before tax 1,337.09M 1,401.71M 1,379.32M 1,513.33M 1,521.39M
Net income 388.30M 49.76M 103.95M 220.12M 213.95M
EBITDA 3,185.30M 3,399.68M 4,009.69M 4,184.95M 4,302.30M
Diluted EPS 0.45 0.05 0.12 0.25 0.25
Dividends Per Share 0.25 0.23 0.27 0.26 0.30
Total Assets 65,974.45M 73,004.90M 78,341.21M 88,732.39M 90,438.88M
Total liabilities 50,666.57M 56,885.53M 61,695.38M 70,769.38M 73,592.22M
Total equity 10,106.79M 10,133.10M 10,128.26M 10,810.01M 9,841.86M
Operating cash flow 3,677.81M 357.46M 2,723.69M 4,164.14M 4,253.04M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2019
PER83.46
ROA0.24%
ROE2.10%
Operating margin2.50%
Profit margin0.27%

Key executives

  • Executive President, Group CEO & Director: Motoya Okada
  • Director, Head-Finance & Business Administration: Akinori Yamashita
  • Executive Officer, Head-Products & Logistics: Eiji Shibata
  • Executive Officer & Head-Personnel: Hiroyuki Watanabe
  • Executive Officer & Head-China: Yuki Habu

Shareholders

  • AEON Co., Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.3%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.2%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.9%)
  • AEON Environment Foundation (2.4%)
  • Cultural Foundation of Okada (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (2.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.5%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.aeon.info
  • Address: 1-5-1 Nakase, Mihama-Ku, Chiba, 261-8515, Japan
  • Phone: +81.43.212.6042

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Competitors

  • Seven & I Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.
  • PT Matahari Department Store Tbk Class A
Last Updated on 9 Dec, 2019

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