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Retail Trade

FAST RETAILING CO., LTD.

Business Summary

FAST RETAILING CO., LTD. is a holding company that engages in the control and management of its group companies which centers in casual wear. It operates through the following segments: UNIQLO Japan, UNIQLO International, GU, Global Brands, and Others. The UNIQLO Japan segment manages in UNIQLO clothing business within Japan. The UNIQLO International segment handles in UNIQLO clothing business outside of Japan. The GU segment deals with GU business in Japan and overseas. The Global Brands segment handles Theory, Comptoir des Cotonniers, Princesse tam.tam and J Brand clothing operations. The Others segment includes the real estate business. The company was founded by Hitoshi Yanai in March 1949 and is headquartered in Yamaguchi, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Aug 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue2,290.54B20,748.00M
Gross Profit1,071.08B9,701.98M
Operating income265,167M2,401.90M
Income before tax252,447M2,286.68M
Net income162,579M1,472.65M
EBITDA313,643M2,841.00M
Diluted EPS1,590.5414.40
Dividends Per Share4804.34
Total Assets2,010.55B18,941.61M
Total liabilities1,027.02B9,675.64M
Total equity938,621M8,842.81M
Operating cash flow300,505M2,722.00M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 1,681.78B 1,786.47B 1,861.91B 2,130.06B 2,290.54B
Gross Profit 810,780M 828,201M 869,562M 1,004.88B 1,071.08B
Operating income 174,306M 162,042M 184,035M 252,461M 265,167M
Income before tax 180,676M 90,237M 193,398M 242,678M 252,447M
Net income 110,027M 48,053M 119,280M 154,811M 162,579M
EBITDA 212,064M 198,839M 223,723M 297,516M 313,643M
Diluted EPS 1,078.07 470.69 1,168 1,515.22 1,590.54
Dividends Per Share 350 350 350 440 480
Total Assets 1,163.70B 1,238.11B 1,388.48B 1,953.46B 2,010.55B
Total liabilities 388,902M 640,455M 626,441M 1,050.68B 1,027.02B
Total equity 750,937M 574,501M 731,770M 862,936M 938,621M
Operating cash flow 134,931M 98,755M 212,168M 176,403M 300,505M
 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 14,229.12M 15,780.04M 16,845.26M 19,300.20M 20,748.00M
Gross Profit 6,859.80M 7,315.56M 7,867.15M 9,105.11M 9,701.98M
Operating income 1,474.75M 1,431.32M 1,665.01M 2,287.51M 2,401.90M
Income before tax 1,528.65M 797.07M 1,749.72M 2,198.87M 2,286.68M
Net income 930.91M 424.45M 1,079.15M 1,402.72M 1,472.65M
EBITDA 1,794.21M 1,756.35M 2,024.08M 2,695.75M 2,841.00M
Diluted EPS 9.12 4.15 10.56 13.72 14.40
Dividends Per Share 2.96 3.09 3.16 3.98 4.34
Total Assets 9,602.72M 11,970.02M 12,615.71M 17,617.04M 18,941.61M
Total liabilities 3,209.15M 6,191.85M 5,691.81M 9,475.45M 9,675.64M
Total equity 6,196.61M 5,554.22M 6,648.82M 7,782.26M 8,842.81M
Operating cash flow 1,141.61M 872.31M 1,919.54M 1,598.36M 2,722.00M

Valuation Measures

Aug 2019
PER39.06
ROA8.20%
ROE18.04%
Operating margin11.57%
Profit margin7.09%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Group CEO: Tadashi Yanai
  • CFO, Director & Group Senior Executive Officer: Takeshi Okazaki
  • Group Senior Executive Officer: Takahiro Wakabayashi
  • Group Senior Executive Officer: Shuichi Nakajima
  • Group Senior Executive Officer: Pan Ning

Shareholders

  • YANAI TADASHI (25.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (10.7%)
  • YANAI KAZUMI (8.9%)
  • YANAI KOJI /FAST RETAILING/ (7.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.6%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (4.9%)
  • FAST RETAILING CO., LTD. (3.7%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (2.7%)
  • YANAI TERUYO (2.1%)

Contact Details

Related Companies

  • Uniqlo Hawaii, Inc.
  • Comptoir des Cotonniers Japan Co., Ltd.
  • Uniqlo USA LLC
  • UNIQLO Canada, Inc.
  • Gu (Shanghai) Trading Co. Ltd.
  • Fast Retailing (Shanghai) Enterprise Mgmt Consulting Co. Ltd.
  • Uniqlo Trading Co. Ltd.
  • Fast Retailing (Shanghai) Trading Co. Ltd.
  • UNIQLO (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
  • Uniqlo (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Fast Retailing France SAS
  • Fast Retailing (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.
  • PT Fast Retailing Indonesia
  • Uniqlo (Rus) OOO
  • Fast Retailing (China) Trading Co., Ltd.
  • Link Theory Japan Co., Ltd.
  • Uniqlo Europe Ltd.
  • Uniqlo France SAS
  • Fast Retailing USA, Inc.
  • J Brand, Inc.
  • SM Retail, Inc.
  • G.U. Co., Ltd.
  • Viewcompany Co., Ltd.
  • Petit Vehicule SA
  • Global Retailing Co., Ltd.
  • Princesse Tam Tam SA
  • Link Theory Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • FR France SAS
  • Onezone Corp.
  • Theory LLC

Competitors

  • Levi Strauss & Co. Class A
  • Delta Galil Industries Ltd.
  • I.C.C. International Public Co., Ltd.
  • Foschini Group Limited
  • SMCP SA
  • Vince Holding Corp.
  • SSI Group Inc
  • Robinsons Retail Holdings, Inc.
  • Seven & I Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Kontoor Brands, Inc.
  • Robinson Public Company Ltd
  • Guirenniao Co. Ltd. Class A
  • Lojas Renner S.A.
  • SRP Groupe SA
  • Cosco Capital, Inc.
  • Metro Retail Stores Group, Inc.
  • PT Matahari Department Store Tbk Class A
Last Updated on 11 Oct, 2019

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