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Energy Minerals

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. engages in the development, sale, production and exploration of oil, natural gas, and other energy resources. It operates through the following regional segments: Japan, North America, Europe, Middle East, and Others. The Japan segment deals with the exploration, development, production, purchase, sale, and transport of crude oil and natural gas; manufacture, purchase, sale, and transport of petroleum products; and contract operation of drilling wells. The North America segment handles the exploration, development, production, purchase, and sale of crude oil, natural gas, and bitumen. The Europe segment explores crude oil and natural gas exploration in Europe. The Middle East segment manages the development works of crude oil and natural gas in the middle east. The Others segment includes operations in Southeast Asia. It also conducts contract service-related operations such as drilling. The company was founded in December 1955 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue318,822M2,932.34M
Gross Profit41,703M383.56M
Operating income14,285M131.38M
Income before tax31,903M293.42M
Net income26,815M246.62M
EBITDA39,475M363.06M
Diluted EPS469.184.31
Dividends Per Share500.45
Total Assets627,132M5,809.19M
Total liabilities186,973M1,731.95M
Total equity402,707M3,730.32M
Operating cash flow83,991M772.50M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 240,302M 207,130M 230,629M 267,980M 318,822M
Gross Profit 36,268M 26,175M 25,746M 32,647M 41,703M
Operating income 8,221M 351M 969M 5,609M 14,285M
Income before tax 1,508M 3,192M -69,403M 13,074M 31,903M
Net income 2,090M 3,442M -30,960M 14,769M 26,815M
EBITDA 25,299M 16,041M 24,339M 25,612M 39,475M
Diluted EPS 36.57 60.24 -541.69 258.43 469.18
Dividends Per Share 50 15 20 40 50
Total Assets 707,601M 746,739M 699,536M 655,288M 627,132M
Total liabilities 212,284M 236,126M 240,278M 205,127M 186,973M
Total equity 421,009M 437,518M 425,115M 416,488M 402,707M
Operating cash flow 62,767M 48,287M 59,901M 43,252M 83,991M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 2,001.11M 1,912.77M 2,080.88M 2,416.52M 2,932.34M
Gross Profit 302.02M 241.71M 232.29M 294.39M 383.56M
Operating income 68.46M 3.24M 8.74M 50.57M 131.38M
Income before tax 12.55M 29.47M -626.19M 117.89M 293.42M
Net income 17.40M 31.78M -279.34M 133.18M 246.62M
EBITDA 210.67M 148.13M 219.60M 230.95M 363.06M
Diluted EPS 0.30 0.55 -4.88 2.33 4.31
Dividends Per Share 0.41 0.13 0.18 0.36 0.45
Total Assets 6,295.66M 6,701.41M 6,577.67M 5,920.29M 5,809.19M
Total liabilities 1,888.73M 2,119.05M 2,259.31M 1,853.25M 1,731.95M
Total equity 3,745.79M 3,926.39M 3,997.31M 3,762.82M 3,730.32M
Operating cash flow 522.69M 445.91M 540.46M 390.02M 772.50M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER3.78
ROA4.18%
ROE6.54%
Operating margin4.48%
Profit margin8.41%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masahiro Fujita
  • Head-Information Systems & Internal Control: Kunio Suga
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Technology: Yasushi Hamada
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Sales: Yosuke Higai
  • Executive Officer & Head-Personnel: Masa Matsunaga

Shareholders

  • Government of Japan (34.0%)
  • Orbis Investment Management Ltd. (5.0%)
  • INPEX Corp. (4.9%)
  • Wellington Management Co. LLP (4.7%)
  • JFE Holdings, Inc. (3.2%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.5%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://japex.co.jp
  • Address: Sapia Tower, 1-7-12 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6268.7000

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  • Japan Canada Oil Sands Ltd.
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  • Japex Gulf Producing Corp.
  • Canada Oil Sand Co., Ltd.
  • Canada Oil Sands Co., Ltd.
  • Jawa Oil Co. Ltd.
  • Japex New Nanhai Ltd
  • NMC Pearl River Mouth Oil Development Co Ltd

Competitors

  • Cenovus Energy Inc.
  • Tourmaline Oil Corp.
Last Updated on 21 Oct, 2020

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