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Hokkaido Gas Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Hokkaido Gas Co., Ltd. engages in the distribution of gas, heat, and electricity. It operates through the following segments: Gas, Electric Power, Energy- related, and Others. The Gas segment provides city and liquefied natural gas. The Electric Power segment covers the power supply business. The Energy- related segment offers liquefied petroleum gas, heat supply, petroleum products, gas appliances and construction, and energy services. The Others segment includes information technology solutions, real estate, and insurance agency businesses. The company was founded on July 12, 1911 and is headquartered in Sapporo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit26,308.48M248.05M
Operating income5,086.12M47.95M
Income before tax5,996.96M56.54M
Net income4,289.30M40.44M
Diluted EPS242.952.29
Dividends Per Share500.47
Total Assets152,538.41M1,380.43M
Total liabilities98,303.66M889.62M
Total equity52,191.40M472.32M
Operating cash flow22,399.21M211.19M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 87,040.83M 103,580.88M 121,174.44M 126,375.47M 118,161.85M
Gross Profit 20,954.92M 23,486.04M 25,558.40M 26,442.91M 26,308.48M
Operating income 1,505.46M 2,874.99M 4,060.60M 4,922.79M 5,086.12M
Income before tax 1,711.78M 2,673.98M 4,880.35M 5,194.71M 5,996.96M
Net income 1,297.35M 1,923.33M 3,503.61M 3,954.58M 4,289.30M
EBITDA 12,769.90M 14,632.28M 16,087.41M 17,981.58M 18,728.25M
Diluted EPS 73.55 110.40 198.60 224.09 242.95
Dividends Per Share 40 40 45 50 50
Total Assets 137,179.82M 148,288.44M 150,667.65M 151,523.47M 152,538.41M
Total liabilities 95,131.29M 103,644.29M 103,757.37M 101,111.60M 98,303.66M
Total equity 40,085.54M 42,760.57M 44,976.95M 48,416.51M 52,191.40M
Operating cash flow 11,415.50M 16,729.99M 12,362.61M 15,405.80M 22,399.21M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 803.79M 934.57M 1,092.69M 1,162.33M 1,114.13M
Gross Profit 193.51M 211.90M 230.47M 243.20M 248.05M
Operating income 13.90M 25.94M 36.61M 45.27M 47.95M
Income before tax 15.80M 24.12M 44.00M 47.77M 56.54M
Net income 11.98M 17.35M 31.59M 36.37M 40.44M
EBITDA 117.92M 132.02M 145.06M 165.38M 176.58M
Diluted EPS 0.67 0.99 1.79 2.06 2.29
Dividends Per Share 0.36 0.36 0.40 0.45 0.47
Total Assets 1,231.08M 1,394.34M 1,361.22M 1,403.57M 1,380.43M
Total liabilities 853.73M 974.55M 937.41M 936.60M 889.62M
Total equity 359.73M 402.07M 406.35M 448.48M 472.32M
Operating cash flow 105.41M 150.94M 111.48M 141.69M 211.19M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin4.30%
Profit margin3.63%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Hiroshi Ohtsuki
  • Director & General Manager-Technology: Hiroaki Tsuchiya
  • Executive Officer: Kiyotaka Kondo
  • Executive Officer: Takuji Umemura
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Audit: Hideki Yamazaki


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  • City of Sapporo (2.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • Rheos Capital Works, Inc. (Investment Management) (1.6%)

Contact Details

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