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Communications

KDDI Corp.

  • 2,946.50 JPY
  • -2.50
  • -0.08%
  • Japan
    May 24, 2018
  • Ticker
    TKS(9433)
  • Prev. close
    2,949
  • Market cap (JPY)
    7,466.88B
  • Market cap (USD)
    67,905.42M
  • Shares
    2,532.00M

Business Summary

KDDI Corp. engages in the telecommunications business. It operates through the following segments: Personal Services, Value Services, Business Services, Global Services, and Other. The Personal Services segment provides mobile and fixed-line communications services to individual customers. Its brands include "au" brand mobile communication, "au HIKARI", FIFTH and CATV services. 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. The company was founded by Kazuo Inamori on June 1, 1984 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue5,041.97B45,491.90M
Gross Profit2,220.17B20,031.81M
Operating income949,310M8,565.27M
Income before tax955,147M8,617.93M
Net income572,528M5,165.70M
EBITDA1,496.12B13,498.98M
Diluted EPS235.452.12
Dividends Per Share900.81
Total Assets6,574.55B61,819.96M
Total liabilities2,443.29B22,974.10M
Total equity3,773.70B35,483.80M
Operating cash flow1,061.40B9,576.66M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 4,333.62B 4,270.09B 4,466.13B 4,748.25B 5,041.97B
Gross Profit 1,443.16B 1,812.45B 1,930.38B 2,078.58B 2,220.17B
Operating income 663,245M 703,358M 823,217M 905,668M 949,310M
Income before tax 620,628M 657,944M 814,015M 893,142M 955,147M
Net income 322,038M 395,805M 494,465M 546,658M 572,528M
EBITDA 1,161.59B 1,222.18B 1,355.27B 1,450.86B 1,496.12B
Diluted EPS 132.86 158.01 197.54 221.60 235.45
Dividends Per Share 43.33 56.66 70 85 90
Total Assets 4,945.75B 5,626.72B 5,807.24B 6,263.82B 6,574.55B
Total liabilities 2,028.76B 2,403.71B 2,297.79B 2,414.69B 2,443.29B
Total equity 2,723.43B 3,064.03B 3,308.22B 3,554.42B 3,773.70B
Operating cash flow 772,207M 968,752M 884,538M 1,161.07B 1,061.40B
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 43,262.08M 38,869.74M 37,191.66M 43,848.63M 45,491.90M
Gross Profit 14,406.91M 16,498.36M 16,075.28M 19,195.02M 20,031.81M
Operating income 6,621.09M 6,402.51M 6,855.32M 8,363.55M 8,565.27M
Income before tax 6,195.65M 5,989.12M 6,778.69M 8,247.87M 8,617.93M
Net income 3,214.86M 3,602.92M 4,117.64M 5,048.20M 5,165.70M
EBITDA 11,596.08M 11,125.32M 11,286.06M 13,398.24M 13,498.98M
Diluted EPS 1.32 1.43 1.64 2.04 2.12
Dividends Per Share 0.43 0.51 0.58 0.78 0.81
Total Assets 48,024.04M 46,918.69M 51,668.21M 56,213.10M 61,819.96M
Total liabilities 19,699.63M 20,043.46M 20,443.88M 21,670.02M 22,974.10M
Total equity 26,444.92M 25,549.61M 29,433.94M 31,898.25M 35,483.80M
Operating cash flow 7,708.84M 8,818.34M 7,365.97M 10,722.14M 9,576.66M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
PER11.53
ROA8.91%
ROE15.62%
Operating margin18.82%
Profit margin11.35%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Takashi Tanaka
  • Director & Senior General Manager-Technology: Yoshiaki Uchida
  • Managing Executive Officer & GM-Information System: Masayoshi Abe
  • Representative Director, EVP & Senior GM-Corporate: Hirofumi Morozumi
  • Representative Director, Executive VP & Head-Sales: Yuzo Ishikawa

Shareholders

  • Kyocera Corp. (13.2%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. (11.7%)
  • KDDI Corp. (5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.6%)
  • First Eagle Investment Management LLC (2.6%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.3%)
  • The Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (0.9%)

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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Competitors

  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
  • SoftBank Group Corp.
  • NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
  • Tokai Holdings Corporation
  • Internet Initiative Japan Inc.
  • Rakuten, Inc.
  • KINX Inc.
  • Equinix, Inc.
  • Interxion Holding N.V.
  • Orange SA
  • GDS Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • Qiwi Plc Sponsored ADR Class B
  • IDT Corporation Class B
  • BEENOS, Inc.
  • CyberAgent, Inc.
  • Bellpark Co., Ltd.
Last Updated on 24 May, 2018

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