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Consumer Non-Durables

Artnature Inc.

Business Summary

Artnature Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of wigs and hairpieces. It operates through the following segments: Men's, Ladies' and Others. The Men's segment offers tailor-made wigs and hair care services for male clients. The Ladies' segment offers custom-made wigs, scalp and hair care systems, hair products, and beauty services for female clients. The Others segment includes ready-made wigs for men and women. The company was founded by Saburo Akutsu in April 1965 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue39,484M363.15M
Gross Profit26,243M241.36M
Operating income2,921M26.86M
Income before tax2,567M23.60M
Net income1,542M14.18M
EBITDA3,981M36.61M
Diluted EPS47.050.43
Dividends Per Share280.25
Total Assets43,163M399.82M
Total liabilities17,824M165.10M
Total equity25,324M234.57M
Operating cash flow2,516M23.14M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 40,515.40M 38,961.91M 37,254M 37,985M 39,484M
Gross Profit 27,929.76M 26,026.78M 24,583M 25,296M 26,243M
Operating income 3,457.37M 2,816.57M 2,580M 3,228M 2,921M
Income before tax 3,308.80M 2,269.77M 1,343M 3,000M 2,567M
Net income 1,731.93M 1,394.38M 897M 1,864M 1,542M
EBITDA 4,695.03M 4,084.09M 3,759M 4,203M 3,981M
Diluted EPS 52.16 42 27.07 56.93 47.05
Dividends Per Share 28 30 28 28 28
Total Assets 40,734.65M 41,729.65M 40,888M 42,971M 43,163M
Total liabilities 17,081.22M 17,317.06M 16,863M 18,201M 17,824M
Total equity 23,639.80M 24,419.87M 24,008M 24,755M 25,324M
Operating cash flow 3,106.94M 4,301.89M 3,686M 4,449M 2,516M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 337.39M 359.80M 336.12M 342.53M 363.15M
Gross Profit 232.58M 240.34M 221.80M 228.10M 241.36M
Operating income 28.79M 26.01M 23.27M 29.10M 26.86M
Income before tax 27.55M 20.96M 12.11M 27.05M 23.60M
Net income 14.42M 12.87M 8.09M 16.80M 14.18M
EBITDA 39.09M 37.71M 33.91M 37.90M 36.61M
Diluted EPS 0.43 0.38 0.24 0.51 0.43
Dividends Per Share 0.23 0.27 0.25 0.25 0.25
Total Assets 362.42M 374.49M 384.46M 388.22M 399.82M
Total liabilities 151.97M 155.40M 158.56M 164.43M 165.10M
Total equity 210.32M 219.14M 225.74M 223.65M 234.57M
Operating cash flow 25.87M 39.72M 33.25M 40.11M 23.14M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER13.56
ROA3.58%
ROE6.15%
Operating margin7.39%
Profit margin3.90%

Key executives

  • Chairman & President: Yoshikata Igarashi
  • Executive Officer, Manager-Finance & Accounting: Hiroaki Inoue
  • GM-Administration & Manager-Information Systems: Katsuya Murata
  • Executive Officer & Deputy General Manager-Sales: Mitsuhiro Matsumoto
  • Executive Officer & Deputy General Manager-Sales: Sayuri Shigematsu

Shareholders

  • IGARASHI YOSHIKATA (17.9%)
  • IGARASHI YOSHIKATA FAMILY (9.6%)
  • TSUKAMOTO TAKESHI (7.4%)
  • Hikari Tsushin KK (5.0%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC (4.8%)
  • Artnature Inc. (4.3%)
  • IGARASHI KEISUKE (2.8%)
  • ISHII HIDEAKI /ARTNATURE/ (2.8%)
  • Artnature, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan (2.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)

Contact Details

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