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Commercial Services

Hakuhodo DY Holdings, Inc.

Business Summary

Hakuhodo DY Holdings, Inc. engages in advertising operations in various media including newspapers, magazines, radio, television, and digital media. It also provides planning, production, marketing, public relations, and other services related to the presentation of advertising. The company was founded on October 1, 2003 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit376,635M3,351.65M
Operating income71,056M632.32M
Income before tax94,708M842.80M
Net income55,179M491.03M
Diluted EPS147.681.31
Dividends Per Share320.28
Total Assets1,053.01B8,675.72M
Total liabilities665,598M5,483.81M
Total equity358,079M2,950.18M
Operating cash flow20,852M185.56M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 1,335.03B 1,444.52B 1,466.24B 714,560M 895,080M
Gross Profit 269,350M 319,871M 325,422M 305,439M 376,635M
Operating income 52,188M 65,286M 54,969M 42,569M 71,056M
Income before tax 50,628M 85,758M 74,871M 53,669M 94,708M
Net income 29,835M 47,236M 44,893M 26,480M 55,179M
EBITDA 60,347M 77,312M 69,573M 57,917M 90,394M
Diluted EPS 79.84 126.39 120.29 70.85 147.68
Dividends Per Share 26 28 30 30 32
Total Assets 798,135M 902,002M 859,887M 941,103M 1,053.01B
Total liabilities 430,765M 585,578M 543,736M 578,961M 665,598M
Total equity 343,574M 282,478M 289,421M 330,673M 358,079M
Operating cash flow 32,372M 53,522M 27,366M 36,212M 20,852M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 12,045.48M 13,026.09M 13,485.75M 6,737.48M 7,965.28M
Gross Profit 2,430.24M 2,884.45M 2,993.05M 2,879.94M 3,351.65M
Operating income 470.87M 588.72M 505.57M 401.37M 632.32M
Income before tax 456.79M 773.32M 688.62M 506.03M 842.80M
Net income 269.19M 425.95M 412.90M 249.67M 491.03M
EBITDA 544.48M 697.16M 639.89M 546.09M 804.41M
Diluted EPS 0.72 1.13 1.10 0.66 1.31
Dividends Per Share 0.23 0.25 0.27 0.28 0.28
Total Assets 7,504.79M 8,149.27M 7,965.23M 8,516.76M 8,675.72M
Total liabilities 4,050.44M 5,290.49M 5,036.69M 5,239.46M 5,483.81M
Total equity 3,230.59M 2,552.08M 2,680.94M 2,992.51M 2,950.18M
Operating cash flow 292.08M 482.63M 251.69M 341.43M 185.56M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin7.93%
Profit margin6.16%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masayuki Mizushima
  • CFO & Representative Director: Masanori Nishioka
  • Director & Senior Head-Technology: Motohiro Ando
  • Director & Vice President: Hirotake Yajima
  • Executive Officer: Akihiko Tokuhisa


  • Hakuho Foundation (18.2%)
  • Hakuhodo Hakuseikai Ippan Shadan Hojin (4.7%)
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  • Fraternite Ippan Shadan Hojin (2.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.2%)
  • Nippon Television Holdings, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Hakuhodo DY Holdings Employee Stock Ownership Plan (2.0%)
  • Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (1.7%)
  • The Yomiuri Shimbun Holdings (1.7%)

Contact Details

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Last Updated on 4 Oct, 2022

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