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Retail Trade

Bic Camera, Inc.

Business Summary

Bic Camera Inc. engages in the sale of goods such as audio-visual devices, consumer electronics, and communications equipment. Its products include home appliances, cameras, television sets, recorders, personal computers and its peripherals, video games, watches, cellular phones, sporting goods, eye wear, liquors, soft drinks, and leisure items. The company was founded by Ryuji Arai in May 1978 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Aug 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue894,021M8,098.12M
Gross Profit235,724M2,135.21M
Operating income22,945M207.83M
Income before tax22,673M205.37M
Net income14,048M127.24M
EBITDA31,101M281.71M
Diluted EPS79.070.71
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets400,451M3,772.67M
Total liabilities237,106M2,233.79M
Total equity133,956M1,262.00M
Operating cash flow13,192M119.49M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 795,368M 779,081M 790,639M 844,029M 894,021M
Gross Profit 204,152M 204,907M 212,998M 229,325M 235,724M
Operating income 18,800M 22,007M 21,855M 27,057M 22,945M
Income before tax 19,158M 21,715M 22,745M 28,085M 22,673M
Net income 6,804M 11,985M 13,505M 17,123M 14,048M
EBITDA 58,403M 28,414M 28,218M 34,275M 31,101M
Diluted EPS 36.25 63.91 72.02 92.41 79.07
Dividends Per Share 10 12 12 20 20
Total Assets 329,580M 336,769M 350,211M 365,598M 400,451M
Total liabilities 208,734M 207,668M 204,612M 209,827M 237,106M
Total equity 100,618M 107,898M 122,215M 129,944M 133,956M
Operating cash flow 6,128M 7,850M 19,629M 26,102M 13,192M
 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 6,729.40M 6,881.68M 7,153.12M 7,647.64M 8,098.12M
Gross Profit 1,727.27M 1,809.95M 1,927.04M 2,077.88M 2,135.21M
Operating income 159.06M 194.38M 197.72M 245.16M 207.83M
Income before tax 162.09M 191.81M 205.78M 254.47M 205.37M
Net income 57.56M 105.86M 122.18M 155.14M 127.24M
EBITDA 494.13M 250.98M 255.29M 310.56M 281.71M
Diluted EPS 0.30 0.56 0.65 0.83 0.71
Dividends Per Share 0.08 0.10 0.10 0.18 0.18
Total Assets 2,719.64M 3,255.85M 3,182.00M 3,297.09M 3,772.67M
Total liabilities 1,722.44M 2,007.71M 1,859.09M 1,892.29M 2,233.79M
Total equity 830.28M 1,043.14M 1,110.43M 1,171.88M 1,262.00M
Operating cash flow 51.84M 69.33M 177.58M 236.50M 119.49M

Valuation Measures

Aug 2019
PER13.31
ROA3.66%
ROE10.64%
Operating margin2.56%
Profit margin1.57%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Kazuyoshi Kimura
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Kazuya Yagai
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Hitoshi Kawamura
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Advertising: Yu Horikoshi
  • Executive Officer: Chiaki Tsukamoto

Shareholders

  • ARAI RYUJI (39.7%)
  • Bic Camera, Inc. (6.4%)
  • Tokyo Broadcasting System Holdings, Inc. (3.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.6%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.6%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (0.4%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

  • M.video PJSC
Last Updated on 25 Sep, 2020

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