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Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

  • 4,166.00 JPY
  • +119.00
  • +2.94%
  • Japan
    Dec 17, 2018
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Business Summary

Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. engages in the research, development, manufacture, and sale of pharmaceutical products. It operates through the following segments: Daiichi Sankyo Group and Ranbaxy Group. The Daiichi Sankyo Group segment comprises of Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries. The Ranbaxy Group segment includes its core company, Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Both group segments deal with business activities in prescription drugs and general pharmaceutical products. The company was founded on September 28, 2005 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit614,174M5,541.46M
Operating income112,326M1,013.47M
Income before tax81,021M731.02M
Net income60,282M543.90M
Diluted EPS91.100.82
Dividends Per Share700.63
Total Assets1,897.75B17,844.41M
Total liabilities764,709M7,190.49M
Total equity1,132.98B10,653.33M
Operating cash flow108,439M978.40M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,118.24B 919,372M 986,446M 955,124M 960,195M
Gross Profit 715,952M 596,285M 667,824M 605,751M 614,174M
Operating income 116,938M 126,524M 154,054M 127,875M 112,326M
Income before tax 99,775M 79,936M 122,388M 87,626M 81,021M
Net income 60,943M 46,762M 82,282M 53,466M 60,282M
EBITDA 428,312M 168,547M 198,360M 175,248M 159,006M
Diluted EPS 86.41 456.62 119.11 79.44 91.10
Dividends Per Share 60 60 70 70 70
Total Assets 1,854.03B 1,982.28B 1,900.52B 1,914.97B 1,897.75B
Total liabilities 846,174M 674,973M 666,507M 743,545M 764,709M
Total equity 979,933M 1,304.05B 1,231.40B 1,175.89B 1,132.98B
Operating cash flow 37,304M 142,775M 174,281M 136,234M 108,439M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 11,163.26M 8,368.84M 8,214.61M 8,820.26M 8,663.48M
Gross Profit 7,147.26M 5,427.85M 5,561.29M 5,593.91M 5,541.46M
Operating income 1,167.37M 1,151.72M 1,282.88M 1,180.88M 1,013.47M
Income before tax 996.04M 727.64M 1,019.18M 809.19M 731.02M
Net income 608.38M 425.66M 685.20M 493.74M 543.90M
EBITDA 4,275.78M 1,534.24M 1,651.83M 1,618.35M 1,434.65M
Diluted EPS 0.86 4.15 0.99 0.73 0.82
Dividends Per Share 0.59 0.54 0.58 0.64 0.63
Total Assets 18,002.98M 16,529.38M 16,909.31M 17,185.48M 17,844.41M
Total liabilities 8,216.47M 5,628.29M 5,930.04M 6,672.75M 7,190.49M
Total equity 9,515.29M 10,873.93M 10,956.05M 10,552.78M 10,653.33M
Operating cash flow 372.40M 1,299.65M 1,451.32M 1,258.07M 978.40M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin11.69%
Profit margin6.27%

Key executives

  • Chairman & CEO: Joji Nakayama
  • President, COO & Representative Director: Sunao Manabe
  • CFO, Representative Director & Vice President: Toshiaki Sai
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer, Head-R&D: Glenn J. Gormley
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Audit: Ryoichi Watanabe


  • Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (8.6%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (5.0%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (4.8%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) (4.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (3.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund (2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Daiichi Sankyo Head Office Bldg, A&B, 3-5-1 Nihonbashi-honcho, Tokyo, 103-8426, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6225.1111

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