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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 mobile handsets such as smartphones, tablets, and networks. The Global Services segment provides one-stop information and communications technology (ICT) solutions and cloud services. 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 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue5,237.22B48,169.08M
Gross Profit2,312.22B21,266.53M
Operating income1,013.44B9,321.12M
Income before tax1,020.69B9,387.82M
Net income639,767M5,884.22M
EBITDA1,702.91B15,662.51M
Diluted EPS275.492.53
Dividends Per Share1151.05
Total Assets9,580.14B88,742.05M
Total liabilities4,713.63B43,662.91M
Total equity4,384.42B40,613.44M
Operating cash flow1,323.35B12,171.50M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 4,466.13B 4,748.25B 5,041.97B 5,080.35B 5,237.22B
Gross Profit 1,927.50B 2,115.69B 2,230.18B 2,212.94B 2,312.22B
Operating income 820,566M 943,103M 960,001M 1,006.22B 1,013.44B
Income before tax 818,410M 895,897M 955,147M 1,010.27B 1,020.69B
Net income 494,878M 546,658M 572,528M 617,669M 639,767M
EBITDA 1,353.00B 1,488.28B 1,506.61B 1,568.50B 1,702.91B
Diluted EPS 197.71 221.60 235.45 259.01 275.49
Dividends Per Share 70 85 90 105 115
Total Assets 5,880.62B 6,263.82B 6,574.55B 7,330.41B 9,580.14B
Total liabilities 2,333.76B 2,414.69B 2,443.29B 2,717.48B 4,713.63B
Total equity 3,308.64B 3,554.42B 3,773.70B 4,183.49B 4,384.42B
Operating cash flow 884,538M 1,161.07B 1,061.40B 1,029.60B 1,323.35B
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 37,191.66M 43,848.63M 45,491.90M 45,812.41M 48,169.08M
Gross Profit 16,051.22M 19,537.75M 20,122.11M 19,955.33M 21,266.53M
Operating income 6,833.25M 8,709.25M 8,661.73M 9,073.67M 9,321.12M
Income before tax 6,815.29M 8,273.31M 8,617.93M 9,110.22M 9,387.82M
Net income 4,121.08M 5,048.20M 5,165.70M 5,569.87M 5,884.22M
EBITDA 11,267.15M 13,743.78M 13,593.58M 14,144.08M 15,662.51M
Diluted EPS 1.64 2.04 2.12 2.33 2.53
Dividends Per Share 0.58 0.78 0.81 0.94 1.05
Total Assets 52,321.03M 56,213.10M 61,819.96M 66,227.73M 88,742.05M
Total liabilities 20,763.98M 21,670.02M 22,974.09M 24,551.51M 43,662.91M
Total equity 29,437.62M 31,898.25M 35,483.80M 37,796.37M 40,613.44M
Operating cash flow 7,365.97M 10,722.14M 9,576.66M 9,284.54M 12,171.50M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER11.57
ROA7.56%
ROE14.93%
Operating margin19.35%
Profit margin12.21%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Makoto Takahashi
  • Director, Executive Officer & Senior GM-Technology: Kazuyuki Yoshimura
  • General Manager-Information Systems: Koji Sumiyoshi
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Shinichi Muramoto
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Takashi Shoji

Shareholders

  • Kyocera Corp. (14.5%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. (12.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.4%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.0%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.5%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.4%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (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 Learning, Inc.
  • au Financial Holdings Corp.
  • LDF Godo Kaisha
  • Kddi Reinsurance Corp.
  • KDDI Partners KK
  • KDDI Commerce Forward Corp.
  • Beijing Kaidi di Love Communication Technology Co., Ltd.
  • WELCOME Co., Ltd.
  • KDDI Board Incentive Plan
  • KDDI Employee Incentive Plan
  • SORACOM, INC.
  • KDDI Matomete Office KK
  • Supership Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Telehouse International Corporation of Europe Ltd. (France)
  • KDDI Myanmar Co. Ltd.
  • KDDI do Brasil Solucoes em Tecnologia Ltda.
  • Kamakura Optical Dongguan Co., Ltd.
  • iret, Inc. (Japan)
  • Natasha, Inc.
  • Aeon Holdings KK
  • LUXA, Inc.
  • KDDI Overseas Holdings BV
  • Livedoor Co., Ltd. /Public Wifi Business/
  • Au By Kddi
  • KDDI Guangzhou Corp.
  • Shanghai KDDI Communications Engineering Co., Ltd.
  • KDDI Telemarketing, Inc.
  • KDDI Taiwan Corp.

Competitors

  • Internet Initiative Japan Inc.
  • Rakuten, Inc.
  • IDT Corporation Class B
  • Qiwi Plc Sponsored ADR Class B
  • GDS Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR Class A
Last Updated on 7 Aug, 2020

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