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Consumer Services

Amuse, Inc.

Business Summary

Amuse, Inc. engages in the entertainment business. The company promotes and manages celebrities, musicians, film directors, scriptwriters, athletes and intellectuals. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Artist Management, Media Visual and Content. The Artist Management segment deals with the artist's activities such as concerts, stage performances, and events. The Media Visual segment involves in the production of programs for television and other media; production and distribution of films; and purchase, production, and sale of film productions, music CDs and DVDs, and other media services. The Content segment manages master rights and copyrights of old music, and utilization of films and visual software. It also provides mail-order operations (e-commerce) and information services using the Internet; management, planning, and supervision of restaurants; motor truck transportation business; freight forwarding business; intermediate operations between delivery service users and providers; management of warehouse facilities; import, export, and distribution of food, beverage, salts, medicine, quasi-medicine, and cosmetics; management and consulting regarding various education activities, including corporate and private events, workshops and seminars; and others. The company was founded by Kuniko Osato on October 16, 1978 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue39,839M375.63M
Gross Profit9,399M88.62M
Operating income3,575M33.70M
Income before tax2,679M25.25M
Net income1,665M15.69M
EBITDA4,183M39.44M
Diluted EPS95.710.90
Dividends Per Share350.33
Total Assets49,194M445.19M
Total liabilities12,352M111.78M
Total equity34,273M310.16M
Operating cash flow-272M-2.56M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 50,650.77M 47,287.16M 55,153.61M 58,819M 39,839M
Gross Profit 11,403.53M 10,061.24M 10,881.99M 10,970M 9,399M
Operating income 5,361.56M 3,342.89M 4,479.99M 5,156M 3,575M
Income before tax 3,737.89M 3,482.01M 6,334.88M 4,737M 2,679M
Net income 2,023.61M 1,887.33M 4,442.88M 3,011M 1,665M
EBITDA 6,381.36M 3,765.70M 4,868.09M 5,541M 4,183M
Diluted EPS 117.24 109.28 256.94 173.63 95.71
Dividends Per Share 25 25 40 35 35
Total Assets 38,206.12M 39,076.25M 45,599.42M 52,074M 49,194M
Total liabilities 13,103.41M 12,471.92M 15,153.81M 18,015M 12,352M
Total equity 23,578.59M 25,017.53M 28,876.84M 31,545M 34,273M
Operating cash flow 5,504.38M -813.37M 5,505.07M 3,214M -272M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 467.74M 426.65M 497.35M 540.98M 375.63M
Gross Profit 105.30M 90.77M 98.12M 100.89M 88.62M
Operating income 49.51M 30.16M 40.39M 47.42M 33.70M
Income before tax 34.51M 31.41M 57.12M 43.56M 25.25M
Net income 18.68M 17.02M 40.06M 27.69M 15.69M
EBITDA 58.92M 33.97M 43.89M 50.96M 39.44M
Diluted EPS 1.08 0.98 2.31 1.59 0.90
Dividends Per Share 0.23 0.22 0.36 0.32 0.33
Total Assets 342.87M 367.43M 411.97M 482.36M 445.19M
Total liabilities 117.59M 117.27M 136.90M 166.87M 111.78M
Total equity 211.60M 235.23M 260.89M 292.20M 310.16M
Operating cash flow 50.83M -7.33M 49.64M 29.56M -2.56M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER26.61
ROA3.28%
ROE5.05%
Operating margin8.97%
Profit margin4.17%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Masaki Nakanishi
  • Secretary & Head-Group IT Planning: Toshio Miyakoshi
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Rumiko Ichige
  • Executive Officer & Head-Group Legal Affairs: Kozo Sasaki
  • Executive Officer: Oshima Toshifumi

Shareholders

  • OSATO FAMILY (25.0%)
  • Amuse, Inc. (4.8%)
  • OSATO YOKICHI (2.4%)
  • Amuse Employee Stock Ownership Plan (2.3%)
  • OSATO KUNIKO (2.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • SBI Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (1.3%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.2%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.0%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.amuse.co.jp
  • Address: Shibuya Infoss Tower 11,12,13 & 18/F, 20-1 Sakuragaoka-cho, Tokyo, 150-0031, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5457.3333

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Competitors

  • Dreamus Company
Last Updated on 2 Dec, 2021

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