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Technology Services

FISCO Ltd.

Business Summary

FISCO Ltd. engages in the business investment support services. It operates through the following segments: Information Services, Internet Travel, Internet of Things (IoT), Advertising Agency, Brand Retail Platform, Virtual Currency and Blockchain, and Others. The Information Services segment provides corporate information, financial information, and virtual currency information for corporations and individuals. The Internet Travel segment deals with travel agency-related services for corporate and personal accounts; and electronic marketplace management of travel- related products. The IoT segment develops communication devices, systems solutions, and application service provider services. The Advertising Agency segment plans, edits, and produces advertising publications. The Brand Retail Platform segment handles brand licensing and sale of miscellaneous goods, wine, and food items. The Virtual Currency and Blockchain segment deals with virtual currency exchange and investment business. The Others segment includes investor relations support, capital policy, financial strategy, business strategy, and consulting services. The company was founded on May 15, 1995 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue5,789.40M53.10M
Gross Profit2,468.95M22.64M
Operating income-586.35M-5.37M
Income before tax-1,089.79M-9.99M
Net income-666.67M-6.11M
EBITDA-485.31M-4.45M
Diluted EPS-16.13-0.14
Dividends Per Share0.500.00
Total Assets2,203.14M20.27M
Total liabilities1,416.52M13.03M
Total equity786.61M7.23M
Operating cash flow-576.24M-5.28M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 10,206.90M 14,004.59M 14,620.68M 11,168.87M 5,789.40M
Gross Profit 1,822.86M 3,077.34M 6,035.35M 4,667.60M 2,468.95M
Operating income -553.25M -815.87M 10.01M -1,074.53M -586.35M
Income before tax -105.19M -1,522.57M 1,797.74M -2,769.23M -1,089.79M
Net income -141.69M -1,193.48M 636.71M -2,255.69M -666.67M
EBITDA -112.17M 31.98M 516.02M -777.45M -485.31M
Diluted EPS -3.90 -31.98 16.48 -58.93 -16.13
Dividends Per Share 3 3 3 0 0.50
Total Assets 16,912.18M 15,444.85M 16,729.38M 10,688.01M 2,203.14M
Total liabilities 11,240.32M 11,010.08M 10,482.82M 7,705.95M 1,416.52M
Total equity 3,128.77M 2,026.95M 2,642.51M 254.68M 786.61M
Operating cash flow -1,107.93M -9.57M -328.75M 1,818.41M -576.24M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 84.30M 128.88M 130.38M 101.12M 53.10M
Gross Profit 15.05M 28.32M 53.82M 42.26M 22.64M
Operating income -4.56M -7.50M 0.08M -9.72M -5.37M
Income before tax -0.86M -14.01M 16.03M -25.07M -9.99M
Net income -1.17M -10.98M 5.67M -20.42M -6.11M
EBITDA -0.92M 0.29M 4.60M -7.03M -4.45M
Diluted EPS -0.03 -0.29 0.14 -0.53 -0.14
Dividends Per Share 0.02 0.02 0.02 0 0.00
Total Assets 140.58M 132.42M 148.50M 97.41M 20.27M
Total liabilities 93.43M 94.39M 93.05M 70.23M 13.03M
Total equity 26.00M 17.37M 23.45M 2.32M 7.23M
Operating cash flow -9.15M -0.08M -2.93M 16.46M -5.28M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
PER--
ROA-10.34%
ROE-128.04%
Operating margin-10.12%
Profit margin-11.51%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Hitoshi Kano
  • Director & General Manager-Administration: Hiroyuki Matsuzaki
  • Director & Manager-Information Distribution: Takaya Nakamura
  • Director & General Manager-Corporate Strategy: Osamu Fukami
  • Director & Manager-IR Consulting Business: Motoki Sato

Shareholders

  • SHIRAI KAZUNARI (30.7%)
  • NCXX Group, Inc. (15.6%)
  • Rheos Capital Works, Inc. (Investment Management) (2.1%)
  • KANO HITOSHI /FISCO/ (2.0%)
  • Sanji International Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • CAICA, Inc. (1.2%)
  • Thomson Reuters Corp. (1.2%)
  • ARAKAWA TADAHIDE (0.6%)
  • NAKAMURA TAKAYA /FISCO/ (0.4%)
  • FISCO Ltd. (0.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.fisco.co.jp
  • Address: 5-13-3 Minami Aoyama, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 107-0062, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5774.2440

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