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Consumer Services

Avex Group Holdings, Inc.

Business Summary

Avex, Inc. operates as a holding company which engages in the development and production of audio and visual contents. It operates through the following segments: Music Business, Animation Business, Digital Business, Overseas bsuinessand Others. The Music Business segment handles music content planning and production, music publication, and music distribution site operations. The Animation Business segment provides anime titles to its online video distribution services. The Digital Business segment handles the planning, production, sales, and distribution of digital contents. The Overseas Business segment plans, produces, and sells entertainment contents abroad. The Others segment includes real estate business. The company was founded by Masato Matsuura on April 11, 1988 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue160,126M1,443.94M
Gross Profit44,145M398.08M
Operating income7,090M63.93M
Income before tax5,390M48.60M
Net income2,355M21.23M
EBITDA10,573M95.34M
Diluted EPS54.330.49
Dividends Per Share500.45
Total Assets125,808M1,136.63M
Total liabilities73,750M666.30M
Total equity49,038M443.04M
Operating cash flow11,003M99.22M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 169,256M 154,122M 161,592M 163,375M 160,126M
Gross Profit 46,885M 44,527M 43,951M 46,074M 44,145M
Operating income 8,675M 7,277M 5,729M 6,939M 7,090M
Income before tax 11,046M 7,938M 3,640M 6,445M 5,390M
Net income 5,975M 4,292M 118M 2,602M 2,355M
EBITDA 14,293M 10,577M 9,352M 11,080M 10,573M
Diluted EPS 140.58 99.27 2.73 60.09 54.33
Dividends Per Share 50 50 50 50 50
Total Assets 117,564M 111,208M 118,399M 132,887M 125,808M
Total liabilities 64,170M 58,816M 66,548M 80,426M 73,750M
Total equity 50,139M 49,803M 48,810M 49,416M 49,038M
Operating cash flow 11,337M 8,169M 8,214M 13,429M 11,003M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 1,540.70M 1,283.44M 1,492.24M 1,474.07M 1,443.94M
Gross Profit 426.78M 370.79M 405.87M 415.70M 398.08M
Operating income 78.96M 60.59M 52.90M 62.60M 63.93M
Income before tax 100.54M 66.10M 33.61M 58.15M 48.60M
Net income 54.38M 35.74M 1.08M 23.47M 21.23M
EBITDA 130.10M 88.07M 86.36M 99.97M 95.34M
Diluted EPS 1.27 0.82 0.02 0.54 0.49
Dividends Per Share 0.45 0.41 0.46 0.45 0.45
Total Assets 980.31M 989.43M 1,062.54M 1,249.52M 1,136.63M
Total liabilities 535.08M 523.29M 597.21M 756.23M 666.30M
Total equity 418.08M 443.10M 438.03M 464.65M 443.04M
Operating cash flow 103.19M 68.02M 75.85M 121.16M 99.22M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER27.08
ROA1.82%
ROE4.78%
Operating margin4.42%
Profit margin1.47%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Masato Matsuura
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Katsumi Kuroiwa
  • CFO, Representative Director & Head-Compliance: Shinji Hayashi
  • Auditor: Shinkichi Iwata
  • Auditor: Nobuyuki Kobayashi

Shareholders

  • Dalton Investments LLC (11.7%)
  • KOBAYASHI TOSHIO /AVEX GROUP HOLDINGS/ (7.5%)
  • MATSUURA MASATO (6.8%)
  • CyberAgent, Inc. (4.4%)
  • Avex, Inc. (3.8%)
  • Daiichikosho Co., Ltd. (2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.8%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.7%)
  • HAYASHI SHINJI /AVEX GROUP/ (1.4%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.avex.co.jp
  • Address: Avex Building, 2/F, 3-1-30 Minami Aoyama, Tokyo, 107-8577, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6447.5366

Related Companies

  • TWH, Inc. (Japan)
  • Avex Restricted Stock Ownership Plan
  • Avex Employee Incentive Plan
  • Avex International Holding Corp.
  • MAKEY Inc.
  • Avex Brasil Exportadora e Importadora Ltda.
  • avex ventures, Inc.
  • Avex Music Creative, Inc.
  • Avex Vibe Production, Inc.
  • Avex Sports, Inc.
  • Avex Pictures, Inc.
  • Avex Vanguard, Inc.
  • Avex Digital, Inc.
  • Avex International Holdings Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • Avex Classics International, Inc.
  • Avex Group Holdings Employee Incentive Plan
  • Avex Music Publishing, Inc.
  • Avex Broadcasting & Communications, Inc.
  • Avex Management, Inc.
  • Avex Entertainment, Inc.
  • Avex Planning & Development, Inc.
  • Avex Live Creative, Inc.
  • Avex International Holdings Ltd.

Competitors

  • Dreamus Company
Last Updated on 20 Sep, 2019

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