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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 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue8,604.20B78,930.55M
Gross Profit2,846.80B26,115.08M
Operating income216,445M1,985.55M
Income before tax174,664M1,602.27M
Net income26,838M246.19M
EBITDA523,501M4,802.32M
Diluted EPS31.830.29
Dividends Per Share360.33
Total Assets11,112.90B103,026.05M
Total liabilities9,263.62B85,881.63M
Total equity1,066.22B9,884.78M
Operating cash flow624,660M5,730.30M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020
Revenue 8,176.73B 8,210.14B 8,390.01B 8,518.21B 8,604.20B
Gross Profit 2,658.29B 2,702.51B 2,791.94B 2,843.74B 2,846.80B
Operating income 178,881M 186,608M 210,989M 213,030M 216,445M
Income before tax 169,225M 149,339M 168,594M 168,083M 174,664M
Net income 6,008M 11,255M 24,523M 23,638M 26,838M
EBITDA 410,433M 434,127M 466,229M 475,316M 523,501M
Diluted EPS 7.02 13.20 28.75 27.62 31.83
Dividends Per Share 28 30 30 34 36
Total Assets 8,240.42B 8,765.20B 9,468.19B 10,070.72B 11,112.90B
Total liabilities 6,420.95B 6,902.78B 7,551.44B 8,195.35B 9,263.62B
Total equity 1,143.77B 1,133.20B 1,153.48B 1,095.59B 1,066.22B
Operating cash flow 43,156M 294,893M 463,911M 469,874M 624,660M
 Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020
Revenue 67,729.14M 75,830.69M 75,310.28M 77,102.22M 78,930.55M
Gross Profit 22,019.08M 24,961.00M 25,060.98M 25,739.98M 26,115.08M
Operating income 1,481.69M 1,723.55M 1,893.87M 1,928.23M 1,985.55M
Income before tax 1,401.71M 1,379.32M 1,513.33M 1,521.39M 1,602.27M
Net income 49.76M 103.95M 220.12M 213.95M 246.19M
EBITDA 3,399.68M 4,009.69M 4,184.95M 4,302.30M 4,802.32M
Diluted EPS 0.05 0.12 0.25 0.25 0.29
Dividends Per Share 0.23 0.27 0.26 0.30 0.33
Total Assets 73,004.90M 78,341.21M 88,732.39M 90,466.45M 103,026.05M
Total liabilities 56,885.53M 61,695.38M 70,769.38M 73,619.79M 85,881.63M
Total equity 10,133.10M 10,128.26M 10,810.01M 9,841.86M 9,884.78M
Operating cash flow 357.46M 2,723.69M 4,164.14M 4,253.04M 5,730.30M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2020
PER63.18
ROA0.25%
ROE2.48%
Operating margin2.51%
Profit margin0.31%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Akio Yoshida
  • 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

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.9%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (2.9%)
  • AEON Co., Ltd. (2.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.6%)
  • AEON Environment Foundation (2.4%)
  • Cultural Foundation of Okada (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (2.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.7%)

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.
  • PT Matahari Department Store Tbk Class A
Last Updated on 15 Jul, 2020

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