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Technology Services

GMO Internet Group, Inc.

Business Summary

GMO Internet Group, Inc. engages in the provision of Internet services. It operates through the following segments: Internet Infrastructure, Internet Advertising and Media, Internet Securities, Virtual Currency, Incubation, and Others. The Internet Infrastructure segment includes domain registration, cloud hosting, web design, Internet security, access, e-commerce support, and payment processing services. The Internet Advertising and Media segment provides marketing and customer solutions for online businesses. The Internet Securities segment operates online securities trading, foreign exchange margin trading, and virtual currency trading services. The Virtual Currency segment deals with cryptocurrency exchange and mining activities. The Incubation segment invests in unlisted companies. The Others segment includes mobile entertainment and cultural support. The company was founded by Masatoshi Kumagai on May 24, 1991 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit122,787M1,117.53M
Operating income41,098M374.04M
Income before tax43,715M397.86M
Net income17,528M159.52M
Diluted EPS158.471.44
Dividends Per Share52.700.47
Total Assets1,418.93B12,321.96M
Total liabilities1,278.53B11,102.70M
Total equity73,600M639.13M
Operating cash flow-23,783M-216.45M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 154,256M 185,177M 196,171M 210,559M 241,446M
Gross Profit 72,982M 86,953M 91,743M 100,599M 122,787M
Operating income 17,643M 21,787M 25,279M 27,894M 41,098M
Income before tax 16,124M -16,975M 22,621M 29,926M 43,715M
Net income 8,031M -20,706M 8,338M 10,284M 17,528M
EBITDA 23,524M 30,740M 32,531M 36,552M 50,614M
Diluted EPS 68.76 -179.92 72.08 91.75 158.47
Dividends Per Share 23 29.50 24.20 30.80 52.70
Total Assets 749,160M 752,454M 871,214M 1,070.54B 1,418.93B
Total liabilities 674,803M 656,031M 768,941M 970,426M 1,278.53B
Total equity 43,772M 52,501M 53,864M 50,974M 73,600M
Operating cash flow 41,578M 13,127M 7,502M 38,277M -23,783M
 Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020Dec 2021
Revenue 1,375.64M 1,676.67M 1,799.55M 1,972.10M 2,197.49M
Gross Profit 650.84M 787.31M 841.59M 942.21M 1,117.53M
Operating income 157.33M 197.26M 231.89M 261.25M 374.04M
Income before tax 143.79M -153.69M 207.51M 280.28M 397.86M
Net income 71.61M -187.48M 76.48M 96.32M 159.52M
EBITDA 209.78M 278.33M 298.41M 342.34M 460.65M
Diluted EPS 0.61 -1.62 0.66 0.85 1.44
Dividends Per Share 0.20 0.26 0.22 0.28 0.47
Total Assets 6,650.33M 6,858.26M 8,016.69M 10,368.96M 12,321.96M
Total liabilities 5,990.26M 5,979.41M 7,075.60M 9,399.25M 11,102.70M
Total equity 388.56M 478.52M 495.64M 493.71M 639.13M
Operating cash flow 370.78M 118.85M 68.81M 358.50M -216.45M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2021
Operating margin17.02%
Profit margin7.25%

Key executives

  • Group Chairman, Executive President & CEO: Masatoshi Kumagai
  • Group COO, Director & Group Executive VP: Hiroyuki Nishiyama
  • Head-Group Finance & Manager-Group Personnel: Katsumi Arisawa
  • Group CFO, Director & Group Executive VP: Masashi Yasuda
  • Head-Technology & Public Relations: Toshiaki Horiuchi


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  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Cerulean Tower, 4-14/F, 26-1 Sakuragaoka-cho, Tokyo, 150-8512, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5456.2555

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