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ASKUL Corp.

  • 2,350.00 JPY
  • -16.00
  • -0.68%
  • Japan
    Feb 20, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(2678)
  • Prev. close
    2,366
  • Market cap (JPY)
    130,743.74M
  • Market cap (USD)
    1,180.05M
  • Shares
    55.25M

Business Summary

ASKUL Corp. engages in the provision of office equipment, supplies, and support services. It operates through following segments: e-Commerce, Logistics and Others. The e-Commerce segment offers office automation products, personal computers, office furniture, business supplies, food items, alcoholic beverages, medical products, and cosmetics. The Logistics segment handles the small cargo freight transportation service for enterprises. The Others segment covers the production and sale of Tsumagoi natural water, Oku Karuizawa natural water and NANO bubble oxygen water. The company was founded on November 2, 1963 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

May 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue360,434M3,264.70M
Gross Profit85,280M772.44M
Operating income3,957M35.84M
Income before tax8,409M76.16M
Net income4,694M42.51M
EBITDA10,074M91.24M
Diluted EPS92.030.83
Dividends Per Share360.32
Total Assets174,106M1,602.52M
Total liabilities124,760M1,148.32M
Total equity49,181M452.67M
Operating cash flow10,150M91.93M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 May 2014May 2015May 2016May 2017May 2018
Revenue 253,408M 276,759M 315,019M 335,915M 360,434M
Gross Profit 55,704M 60,811M 70,329M 76,755M 85,280M
Operating income 4,276M 6,849M 8,517M 8,865M 3,957M
Income before tax 4,008M 6,897M 8,569M 2,169M 8,409M
Net income 2,165M 4,032M 5,255M 1,015M 4,694M
EBITDA -1,767M 290M 13,044M 14,033M 10,074M
Diluted EPS 39.54 73.14 100.44 19.69 92.03
Dividends Per Share 30 30 33 36 36
Total Assets 120,167M 132,895M 139,552M 155,678M 174,106M
Total liabilities 62,094M 71,950M 88,310M 109,443M 124,760M
Total equity 57,969M 60,853M 51,123M 46,077M 49,181M
Operating cash flow 11,534M 12,227M 13,831M 16,227M 10,150M
 May 2014May 2015May 2016May 2017May 2018
Revenue 2,518.00M 2,453.42M 2,663.46M 3,092.77M 3,264.70M
Gross Profit 553.50M 539.07M 594.62M 706.68M 772.44M
Operating income 42.48M 60.71M 72.01M 81.62M 35.84M
Income before tax 39.82M 61.14M 72.45M 19.96M 76.16M
Net income 21.51M 35.74M 44.43M 9.34M 42.51M
EBITDA -17.55M 2.57M 110.28M 129.20M 91.24M
Diluted EPS 0.39 0.64 0.84 0.18 0.83
Dividends Per Share 0.29 0.26 0.27 0.33 0.32
Total Assets 1,181.06M 1,070.91M 1,258.30M 1,407.76M 1,602.52M
Total liabilities 610.29M 579.79M 796.26M 989.67M 1,148.32M
Total equity 569.74M 490.37M 460.96M 416.66M 452.67M
Operating cash flow 114.60M 108.39M 116.94M 149.40M 91.93M

Valuation Measures

May 2018
PER34.40
ROA2.84%
ROE9.85%
Operating margin1.09%
Profit margin1.30%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Shoichiro Iwata
  • Co-Chief Operating Officer & Director: Hitoshi Yoshida
  • Co-Chief Operating Officer & Director: Akira Yoshioka
  • Chief Financial Officer & GM-Corporate: Tsuguhiro Tamai
  • Chief Information, Technology & Data Officer: Youhei Akioka

Shareholders

  • Yahoo Japan Corp. (41.6%)
  • PLUS Corp. (10.7%)
  • ASKUL Corp. (7.6%)
  • OppenheimerFunds, Inc. (4.6%)
  • International Value Advisers LLC (1.9%)
  • IWATA SHOICHIRO (1.6%)
  • IMAIZUMI HIDEHISA (1.4%)
  • IMAIZUMI TADAHISA (1.4%)
  • Rheos Capital Works, Inc. (Investment Management) (1.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.askul.co.jp
  • Address: Toyosu Cubic Garden, 3-2-3 Toyosu, Tokyo, 135-0061, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.4330.5001

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