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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 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue240,078M2,263.66M
Gross Profit31,213M294.30M
Operating income4,194M39.54M
Income before tax-7,322M-69.03M
Net income-2,726M-25.70M
EBITDA26,793M252.62M
Diluted EPS-47.71-0.44
Dividends Per Share500.47
Total Assets624,786M5,654.17M
Total liabilities190,291M1,722.09M
Total equity400,172M3,621.46M
Operating cash flow50,713M478.16M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 207,130M 230,629M 267,980M 318,822M 240,078M
Gross Profit 26,175M 25,746M 32,647M 41,703M 31,213M
Operating income 351M 969M 5,609M 14,285M 4,194M
Income before tax 3,192M -69,403M 13,074M 31,903M -7,322M
Net income 3,442M -30,960M 14,769M 26,815M -2,726M
EBITDA 16,041M 24,339M 25,612M 39,475M 26,793M
Diluted EPS 60.24 -541.69 258.43 469.18 -47.71
Dividends Per Share 15 20 40 50 50
Total Assets 746,739M 699,536M 655,288M 627,132M 624,786M
Total liabilities 236,126M 240,278M 205,127M 186,973M 190,291M
Total equity 437,518M 425,115M 416,488M 402,707M 400,172M
Operating cash flow 48,287M 59,901M 43,252M 83,991M 50,713M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 1,912.77M 2,080.88M 2,416.52M 2,932.34M 2,263.66M
Gross Profit 241.71M 232.29M 294.39M 383.56M 294.30M
Operating income 3.24M 8.74M 50.57M 131.38M 39.54M
Income before tax 29.47M -626.19M 117.89M 293.42M -69.03M
Net income 31.78M -279.34M 133.18M 246.62M -25.70M
EBITDA 148.13M 219.60M 230.95M 363.06M 252.62M
Diluted EPS 0.55 -4.88 2.33 4.31 -0.44
Dividends Per Share 0.13 0.18 0.36 0.45 0.47
Total Assets 6,701.41M 6,577.67M 5,920.29M 5,809.19M 5,654.17M
Total liabilities 2,119.05M 2,259.31M 1,853.25M 1,731.95M 1,722.09M
Total equity 3,926.39M 3,997.31M 3,762.82M 3,730.32M 3,621.46M
Operating cash flow 445.91M 540.46M 390.02M 772.50M 478.16M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER--
ROA-0.43%
ROE-0.67%
Operating margin1.74%
Profit margin-1.13%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Masahiro Fujita
  • Executive Officer, Head-Information System & Legal: Yoshihiko Motoyama
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Technology: Yasushi Hamada
  • Secretary, Representative Director, EVP & GM-Sales: Yosuke Higai
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Kazuhiko Ozeki

Shareholders

  • Government of Japan (34.0%)
  • Orbis Investment Management Ltd. (7.4%)
  • INPEX Corp. (4.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • JFE Holdings, Inc. (1.6%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.3%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (1.2%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (1.0%)
  • Kopernik Global Investors LLC (1.0%)
  • Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.9%)

Contact Details

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

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Competitors

  • Athabasca Oil Corporation
Last Updated on 24 Sep, 2021

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