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Central Japan Railway Co.

Business Summary

Central Japan Railway Co. engages in the operation of railway services. It operates through the following segments: Transportation, Merchandise, Real Estate, and Others. The Transportation segment involves railway and bus transportation services. The Merchandise segment manages department stores and also provides sales services of goods, and food in stations and trains. The Real Estate segment engages in the development of commercial facilities in stations and areas under elevated track columns. The Others segment manages hotels at major stations, travel business and advertising agencies. It also manufactures rolling stock and maintains, inspects and repairs railway facilities. The company was founded on April 1, 1987 and is headquartered in Nagoya, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit146,715M1,305.61M
Operating income1,709M15.20M
Income before tax-66,745M-593.96M
Net income-51,927M-462.09M
Diluted EPS-263.86-2.34
Dividends Per Share1301.15
Total Assets9,450.51B77,862.15M
Total liabilities5,841.26B48,125.76M
Total equity3,564.07B29,364.19M
Operating cash flow71,746M638.46M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 1,822.03B 1,878.13B 1,844.64B 823,517M 935,139M
Gross Profit 840,313M 892,323M 837,227M -36,067M 146,715M
Operating income 657,180M 709,775M 659,593M -184,752M 1,709M
Income before tax 561,852M 630,271M 573,436M -268,576M -66,745M
Net income 395,502M 438,715M 397,881M -201,554M -51,927M
EBITDA 873,207M 921,037M 874,110M 14,610M 208,748M
Diluted EPS 2,015.47 2,238.94 2,027.85 -1,025.45 -263.86
Dividends Per Share 140 145 150 130 130
Total Assets 8,908.68B 9,295.74B 9,603.12B 9,600.37B 9,450.51B
Total liabilities 5,823.93B 5,787.67B 5,731.02B 5,913.75B 5,841.26B
Total equity 3,055.41B 3,471.29B 3,831.83B 3,642.51B 3,564.07B
Operating cash flow 609,595M 600,319M 595,227M -169,354M 71,746M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 16,439.58M 16,936.22M 16,966.05M 7,764.82M 8,321.76M
Gross Profit 7,581.83M 8,046.58M 7,700.35M -340.07M 1,305.61M
Operating income 5,929.49M 6,400.44M 6,066.57M -1,741.99M 15.20M
Income before tax 5,069.38M 5,683.51M 5,274.14M -2,532.36M -593.96M
Net income 3,568.46M 3,956.14M 3,659.49M -1,900.42M -462.09M
EBITDA 7,878.62M 8,305.51M 8,039.58M 137.75M 1,857.64M
Diluted EPS 18.18 20.18 18.65 -9.66 -2.34
Dividends Per Share 1.26 1.30 1.37 1.22 1.15
Total Assets 83,767.56M 83,983.78M 88,954.89M 86,881.18M 77,862.15M
Total liabilities 54,761.99M 52,289.62M 53,087.12M 53,518.16M 48,125.76M
Total equity 28,729.75M 31,361.93M 35,494.73M 32,963.93M 29,364.19M
Operating cash flow 5,500.15M 5,413.41M 5,474.57M -1,596.81M 638.46M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin0.18%
Profit margin-5.55%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Shin Kaneko
  • Director & General Manager-General Technology: Toshio Otake
  • Representative Director, VP & Head-Technology: Shunichi Kosuge
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Hideyuki Shoji
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Yoshiki Suyama


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Last Updated on 7 Feb, 2023

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