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Technology Services

GMO Internet, Inc.

Business Summary

GMO Internet, Inc. engages in the provision of Internet services. It operates through the following segments: Internet Infrastructure, Online Advertising and Media, Internet Securities, Mobile Entertainment, and Incubation. The Internet Infrastructure segment includes domain registration, web hosting, web design, Internet security, ecommerce tools and payment processing services. The Online Advertising and Media segment provides marketing and customer acquisition solutions for online businesses. The Internet Securities segment involves in the online securities transaction services and foreign exchange margin trading business. The Mobile Entertainment segment develops and supports social applications and online games. The Incubation segment invests in expanding business and building enterprise value in Internet-related companies. The company was founded by Masatoshi Kumagai on May 24, 1991 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue196,171M1,799.55M
Gross Profit91,743M841.59M
Operating income25,279M231.89M
Income before tax22,621M207.51M
Net income8,338M76.48M
EBITDA32,531M298.41M
Diluted EPS72.080.66
Dividends Per Share24.200.22
Total Assets871,214M8,016.69M
Total liabilities768,941M7,075.60M
Total equity53,864M495.64M
Operating cash flow7,502M68.81M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 126,337M 135,026M 154,256M 185,177M 196,171M
Gross Profit 63,108M 65,774M 72,982M 86,953M 91,743M
Operating income 14,748M 17,017M 17,643M 21,787M 25,279M
Income before tax 25,148M 16,826M 16,124M -16,975M 22,621M
Net income 13,419M 7,235M 8,031M -20,706M 8,338M
EBITDA 20,659M 22,275M 23,524M 30,740M 32,531M
Diluted EPS 112.99 60.89 68.76 -179.92 72.08
Dividends Per Share 38 21 23 29.50 24.20
Total Assets 554,626M 588,819M 749,160M 752,454M 871,214M
Total liabilities 492,470M 522,637M 674,803M 656,031M 768,941M
Total equity 39,691M 39,608M 43,772M 52,501M 53,864M
Operating cash flow 29,458M 422M 41,578M 13,127M 7,502M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 1,043.54M 1,242.65M 1,375.64M 1,676.67M 1,799.55M
Gross Profit 521.27M 605.32M 650.84M 787.31M 841.59M
Operating income 121.81M 156.60M 157.33M 197.26M 231.89M
Income before tax 207.72M 154.85M 143.79M -153.69M 207.51M
Net income 110.84M 66.58M 71.61M -187.48M 76.48M
EBITDA 170.64M 204.99M 209.78M 278.33M 298.41M
Diluted EPS 0.93 0.56 0.61 -1.62 0.66
Dividends Per Share 0.31 0.19 0.20 0.26 0.22
Total Assets 4,610.54M 5,048.39M 6,650.33M 6,858.26M 8,016.69M
Total liabilities 4,093.85M 4,480.96M 5,990.26M 5,979.41M 7,075.60M
Total equity 329.94M 339.58M 388.56M 478.52M 495.64M
Operating cash flow 243.32M 3.88M 370.78M 118.85M 68.81M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
PER28.36
ROA1.02%
ROE15.67%
Operating margin12.88%
Profit margin4.25%

Key executives

  • Chairman, Group CEO & President: Masatoshi Kumagai
  • Senior Managing Director & GM-Operations: Tadashi Ito
  • MD, Manager-Group Personnel & Head-Group Finance: Katsumi Arisawa
  • MD & Head-Next Generation Systems Research: Toshiaki Horiuchi
  • Director, Vice President & Deputy Group CEO: Hiroyuki Nishiyama

Shareholders

  • KUMAGAI MASATOSHI /GMO INTERNET/ (39.4%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (14.0%)
  • Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (Investment Management) (1.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.5%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLC (1.2%)
  • GMO Internet, Inc. (1.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (0.9%)

Contact Details

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

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Competitors

  • Korea Electronic Certification Authority, Inc.
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