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KDDI Corp.

Business Summary

KDDI Corp. engages in the telecommunications business. It operates through the following segments: Personal Services, Value Services, Business Services, Global Services, and Others. The Personal Services segment provides mobile and fixed-line communications services to individual customers. The Value Services segment provides content, settlement, and other services. The Business Services segment provides cloud-based solutions for the use of use of mobile handsets such as smartphones, tablets, and networks. The Global Services segment provides one-stop information, communication technology (ICT) solutions/cloud services, and other services for companies and individuals overseas. The Others segment handles construction and maintenance of facilities, call centers, research, and advanced technology development. Its brands include "au" brand mobile communication, "au HIKARI", FIFTH and CATV services. The company was founded by Kazuo Inamori on June 1, 1984 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue5,080.35B45,812.41M
Gross Profit2,212.94B19,955.33M
Operating income1,006.22B9,073.67M
Income before tax1,010.27B9,110.22M
Net income617,669M5,569.87M
EBITDA1,568.50B14,144.08M
Diluted EPS259.012.33
Dividends Per Share1050.94
Total Assets7,330.41B66,227.73M
Total liabilities2,717.48B24,551.51M
Total equity4,183.49B37,796.37M
Operating cash flow1,029.60B9,284.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 4,270.09B 4,466.13B 4,748.25B 5,041.97B 5,080.35B
Gross Profit 1,812.45B 1,927.50B 2,115.69B 2,230.18B 2,212.94B
Operating income 703,358M 820,566M 943,103M 960,001M 1,006.22B
Income before tax 662,867M 818,410M 895,897M 955,147M 1,010.27B
Net income 395,805M 494,878M 546,658M 572,528M 617,669M
EBITDA 1,222.06B 1,353.00B 1,488.28B 1,506.61B 1,568.50B
Diluted EPS 158.01 197.71 221.60 235.45 259.01
Dividends Per Share 56.66 70 85 90 105
Total Assets 5,626.72B 5,880.62B 6,263.82B 6,574.55B 7,330.41B
Total liabilities 2,403.71B 2,333.76B 2,414.69B 2,443.29B 2,717.48B
Total equity 3,064.03B 3,308.64B 3,554.42B 3,773.70B 4,183.49B
Operating cash flow 968,752M 884,538M 1,161.07B 1,061.40B 1,029.60B
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 38,869.74M 37,191.66M 43,848.63M 45,491.90M 45,812.41M
Gross Profit 16,498.36M 16,051.22M 19,537.75M 20,122.11M 19,955.33M
Operating income 6,402.51M 6,833.25M 8,709.25M 8,661.73M 9,073.67M
Income before tax 6,033.93M 6,815.29M 8,273.31M 8,617.93M 9,110.22M
Net income 3,602.92M 4,121.08M 5,048.20M 5,165.70M 5,569.87M
EBITDA 11,124.20M 11,267.15M 13,743.78M 13,593.58M 14,144.08M
Diluted EPS 1.43 1.64 2.04 2.12 2.33
Dividends Per Share 0.51 0.58 0.78 0.81 0.94
Total Assets 46,918.69M 52,321.03M 56,213.10M 61,819.96M 66,227.73M
Total liabilities 20,043.46M 20,763.98M 21,670.02M 22,974.09M 24,551.51M
Total equity 25,549.61M 29,437.62M 31,898.25M 35,483.80M 37,796.37M
Operating cash flow 8,818.34M 7,365.97M 10,722.14M 9,576.66M 9,284.54M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER9.20
ROA8.88%
ROE15.52%
Operating margin19.80%
Profit margin12.15%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Makoto Takahashi
  • Director & Head-Global Operations: Takashi Shoji
  • Representative Director & Senior GM-Technology: Yoshiaki Uchida
  • General Manager-Information Systems: Koji Sumiyoshi
  • Executive Officer, GM-General Affairs & Personnel: Akira Tsuchihashi

Shareholders

  • Kyocera Corp. (14.2%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. (12.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (2.0%)
  • First Eagle Investment Management LLC (2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.9%)
  • KDDI Corp. (1.6%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.kddi.com
  • Address: Garden Air Tower, 3-10-10 Iidabashi, Tokyo, 102-8460, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3347.0077

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  • KDDI Taiwan Corp.
  • KDDI China Corp.
  • KDDI Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • KDDI Hong Kong Ltd.

Competitors

  • Internet Initiative Japan Inc.
  • Equinix, Inc.
  • IDT Corporation Class B
  • Interxion Holding N.V.
  • GDS Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • Qiwi Plc Sponsored ADR Class B
Last Updated on 12 Nov, 2019

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