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East Japan Railway Co.

  • 10,710.00 JPY
  • +10.00
  • +0.09%
  • Japan
    May 22, 2018
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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, Station Space Utilization, Shopping Centers and Office Buildings, and Others. The Transportation segment engages in the passenger transportation mainly the railways operations. The Station Space Utilization segment handles the creation of commercial spaces at stations for various businesses such as retail stores, restaurants, and convenience stores. The Shopping Centers and Office Buildings segment operates leasing services for office buildings situated within the vicinity of station. The Others segment involves in hotel operations and advertising agency. The company was founded on April 1, 1987 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit1,058.25B9,548.28M
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 Assets8,147.67B76,611.88M
Total liabilities5,263.11B49,488.64M
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 1,058.25B
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 8,147.67B
Total liabilities 5,228.94B 5,300.71B 5,327.22B 5,235.75B 5,263.11B
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 9,548.28M
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 76,611.88M
Total liabilities 50,773.85M 44,200.23M 47,397.34M 46,986.95M 49,488.64M
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 & Director: Yuji Fukasawa
  • MD, GM-General Planning, Head-Finance & Audit: Yuji Morimoto
  • MD, Head-Information Technology & Legal Affairs: Makoto Takahashi
  • Vice President & Head-IT: Naomichi Yagishita
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Railway Business: Katsumi Ise


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Contact Details

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Last Updated on 22 May, 2018

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