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East Japan Railway Co.

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  • Japan
    Jan 17, 2019
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Business Summary

East Japan Railway Co. engages in the business of railway transportation services. It operates through the following segments: Transportation, Retails and Services, Real Estate and Hotels, and Others. The Transportation segment handles the transportation business centered on railway business. It also manages travel, cleaning maintenance, station operation, railway car manufacturing, and railway car maintenance businesses. The Retails and Services segment offers lifestyle services in retail, restaurant, wholesale, freight, and advertising businesses. The Real Estate and Hotels segment operates shopping centers and manages lending and hotel businesses. The Others segment includes information technology (IT) and Suica businesses. The company was founded on April 1, 1987 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit989,568M8,928.50M
Operating income481,296M4,342.55M
Income before tax421,594M3,803.88M
Net income288,957M2,607.15M
Diluted EPS749.206.75
Dividends Per Share1401.26
Total Assets8,204.71B77,148.21M
Total liabilities5,320.15B50,024.96M
Total equity2,859.33B26,886.03M
Operating cash flow704,194M6,353.68M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 2,702.91B 2,756.16B 2,867.19B 2,880.80B 2,950.15B
Gross Profit 852,037M 888,350M 964,814M 960,985M 989,568M
Operating income 406,793M 427,521M 487,821M 466,310M 481,296M
Income before tax 324,601M 315,300M 384,860M 404,266M 421,594M
Net income 199,939M 180,397M 245,309M 277,925M 288,957M
EBITDA 762,775M 789,453M 856,411M 838,718M 857,630M
Diluted EPS 506.77 458.95 625.82 713.96 749.20
Dividends Per Share 120 120 130 130 140
Total Assets 7,428.30B 7,605.69B 7,789.76B 7,911.11B 8,204.71B
Total liabilities 5,228.94B 5,300.71B 5,327.22B 5,235.75B 5,320.15B
Total equity 2,180.63B 2,285.65B 2,442.12B 2,653.42B 2,859.33B
Operating cash flow 562,763M 622,762M 673,109M 652,906M 704,194M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 26,982.88M 25,088.77M 23,876.55M 26,603.27M 26,618.16M
Gross Profit 8,505.78M 8,086.45M 8,034.47M 8,874.38M 8,928.50M
Operating income 4,060.96M 3,891.63M 4,062.32M 4,306.22M 4,342.55M
Income before tax 3,240.45M 2,870.10M 3,204.91M 3,733.26M 3,803.88M
Net income 1,995.96M 1,642.11M 2,042.80M 2,566.54M 2,607.15M
EBITDA 7,614.69M 7,186.22M 7,131.74M 7,745.28M 7,738.07M
Diluted EPS 5.05 4.17 5.21 6.59 6.75
Dividends Per Share 1.19 1.09 1.08 1.20 1.26
Total Assets 72,129.94M 63,420.38M 69,307.01M 70,996.26M 77,148.21M
Total liabilities 50,773.85M 44,200.23M 47,397.34M 46,986.95M 50,024.96M
Total equity 21,174.26M 19,059.06M 21,728.09M 23,812.43M 26,886.03M
Operating cash flow 5,617.99M 5,668.86M 5,605.30M 6,029.37M 6,353.68M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin16.31%
Profit margin9.79%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yuji Fukasawa
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Atsuko Ito
  • MD & GM-Technology Innovation Promotions: Tomomichi Ota
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Fumihisa Nishino
  • Representative Director, VP & GM-International: Masahiko Nakai


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