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Commercial Services

Japan Post Holdings Co. Ltd.

Business Summary

Japan Post Holdings Co., Ltd. manages its group companies that are engaged in postal, banking, and insurance businesses. It operates through the following segments: Postal and Domestic Logistics, Financial window, International Logistics, Banking, Life Insurance, and Others. The Postal and Logistics segment handles mail and logistics businesses. The Financial window segment offers banking, insurance, merchandising, real estate, and financial services on top of postal and logistics operations. The International Logistics segment provides express, forwarding, and third-party logistics services in the global market. The Banking segment deals with banking services. The Insurance segment covers life and non-life insurance products. The Others segment includes accommodation and hospital businesses. The company was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit----
Operating income861,007M8,118.31M
Income before tax694,525M6,548.57M
Net income418,238M3,943.50M
Diluted EPS103.430.97
Dividends Per Share500.47
Total Assets297,738.13B2,694.46B
Total liabilities281,666.54B2,549.01B
Total equity13,794.87B124,840.51M
Operating cash flow8,035.96B75,769.93M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 13,079.23B 12,672.07B 12,527.55B 11,724.39B 11,509.15B
Gross Profit -- -- -- -- --
Operating income 409,333M 673,732M 517,713M 595,935M 861,007M
Income before tax 170,887M 709,134M 695,487M 749,534M 694,525M
Net income -28,977M 460,623M 479,419M 483,733M 418,238M
EBITDA -- -- -- -- --
Diluted EPS -7.03 112.97 118.57 119.64 103.43
Dividends Per Share 50 57 50 50 50
Total Assets 293,162.54B 290,640.15B 286,170.70B 286,098.44B 297,738.13B
Total liabilities 278,207.95B 275,896.91B 271,382.04B 273,481.66B 281,666.54B
Total equity 13,451.76B 13,253.94B 13,293.50B 10,934.15B 13,794.87B
Operating cash flow -2,465.38B -3,549.06B 6,608.58B -674,454M 8,035.96B
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 120,782.45M 114,335.48M 112,968.07M 107,834.56M 108,518.13M
Gross Profit -- -- -- -- --
Operating income 3,780.05M 6,078.83M 4,668.51M 5,481.08M 8,118.31M
Income before tax 1,578.08M 6,398.25M 6,271.60M 6,893.80M 6,548.57M
Net income -267.59M 4,156.03M 4,323.19M 4,449.11M 3,943.50M
EBITDA -- -- -- -- --
Diluted EPS -0.06 1.01 1.06 1.10 0.97
Dividends Per Share 0.46 0.51 0.45 0.45 0.47
Total Assets 2,630.91B 2,732.86B 2,585.45B 2,650.16B 2,694.46B
Total liabilities 2,496.70B 2,594.23B 2,451.84B 2,533.29B 2,549.01B
Total equity 120,719.42M 124,625.66M 120,102.18M 101,284.34M 124,840.51M
Operating cash flow -22,767.03M -32,021.93M 59,593.30M -6,203.25M 75,769.93M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin7.48%
Profit margin3.63%

Key executives

  • President & Chief Executive Officer: Hiroya Masuda
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Corporate Planning: Ryo Kazamatsuri
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Personnel: Toshitaka Shima
  • Executive Officer & Manager-General Affairs: Mamiko Izumi
  • Executive Officer: Noriko Kinoshita


  • Government of Japan (33.3%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.3%)
  • Japan Post Holdings Employee Stock Ownership Plan (2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.5%)
  • Japan Post Holdings Co. Ltd. (1.4%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (0.5%)
  • Geode Capital Management LLC (0.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: OTEMACHI PLACE WEST TOWER, 2-3-1 Otemachi, Tokyo, 100-8791, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3477.0111

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