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Consumer Non-Durables

KOSE Corp.

Business Summary

KOSÉ Corp. manufactures and distributes cosmetic products. It operates through the following business segments: Cosmetics, Cosmetaries, and Others. The Cosmetics segment includes the production and sales of cosmetics, such as make-up and perfume. The Cosmetaries segment involves in the production and sale of other skin care products, such as soap, lotion, toner, and facial cleanser, as well as hair care products, like shampoo, conditioner, and rinse. The Other segment consists of activities, such as amenities management and real estate leasing. The company was founded by Kozaburo Kobayashi in March 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue279,389M2,634.31M
Gross Profit197,358M1,860.85M
Operating income13,676M128.94M
Income before tax19,508M183.93M
Net income11,985M113.00M
EBITDA24,834M234.15M
Diluted EPS210.111.98
Dividends Per Share1201.13
Total Assets308,386M2,790.82M
Total liabilities67,085M607.10M
Total equity225,507M2,040.78M
Operating cash flow23,280M219.50M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 266,762M 303,399M 332,995M 327,724M 279,389M
Gross Profit 196,790M 218,664M 240,630M 234,974M 197,358M
Operating income 39,161M 48,791M 52,408M 40,417M 13,676M
Income before tax 39,425M 48,242M 54,949M 40,365M 19,508M
Net income 21,657M 30,612M 37,005M 26,682M 11,985M
EBITDA 45,754M 56,584M 61,231M 50,050M 24,834M
Diluted EPS 379.65 536.63 648.70 467.75 210.11
Dividends Per Share 110 148 180 190 120
Total Assets 247,191M 270,370M 304,218M 313,442M 308,386M
Total liabilities 70,059M 71,760M 79,375M 73,236M 67,085M
Total equity 163,807M 184,084M 208,823M 223,633M 225,507M
Operating cash flow 17,327M 34,918M 32,989M 37,090M 23,280M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 2,463.46M 2,737.45M 3,002.80M 3,014.22M 2,634.31M
Gross Profit 1,817.29M 1,972.92M 2,169.89M 2,161.16M 1,860.85M
Operating income 361.63M 440.22M 472.59M 371.73M 128.94M
Income before tax 364.07M 435.26M 495.50M 371.25M 183.93M
Net income 199.99M 276.20M 333.69M 245.40M 113.00M
EBITDA 422.52M 510.53M 552.15M 460.33M 234.15M
Diluted EPS 3.50 4.84 5.84 4.30 1.98
Dividends Per Share 1.01 1.33 1.62 1.74 1.13
Total Assets 2,218.35M 2,542.26M 2,748.50M 2,903.45M 2,790.82M
Total liabilities 628.72M 674.75M 717.12M 678.39M 607.10M
Total equity 1,470.04M 1,730.92M 1,886.64M 2,071.53M 2,040.78M
Operating cash flow 160.00M 315.05M 297.48M 341.13M 219.50M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER74.53
ROA3.85%
ROE5.33%
Operating margin4.89%
Profit margin4.28%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Kazutoshi Kobayashi
  • Managing Director & Head-Legal Affairs: Koichi Shibusawa
  • Managing Director, GM-Digital Marketing Division: Masanori Kobayashi
  • Director & Manager-Accounting: Shinichi Mochizuki
  • Director & Manager-Product Development: Masahiro Hotta

Shareholders

  • KOBAYASHI KAZUTOSHI /KOSE/ (10.7%)
  • KOBAYASHI TAKAO /KOSE/ (10.6%)
  • KOBAYASHI MASANORI /CHIYODA/ (10.4%)
  • Massachusetts Financial Services Co. (7.3%)
  • KOSE Corp. (5.8%)
  • KOBAYASHI KAZUO /KOSE/ (3.1%)
  • KOBAYASHI YASUKIYO (2.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.1%)
  • Kose Cosmetology Research Foundation (2.1%)
  • Comgest SA (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.kose.co.jp
  • Address: 3-6-2 Nihonbashi, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, 103-8251, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3273.1511

Related Companies

  • Kose Restricted Stock Compensation Plan
  • Kose Trust
  • Albion Cosmetics (HK) Ltd.
  • Kose Brasil Comercio De Cosmeticos Ltda.
  • Kose America, Inc.
  • Kose Provision KK
  • Kose Cosmetics Sales (China) Co. Ltd.
  • KOSE Corporation India Pvt Ltd.
  • KOSE (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd.
  • Kose Cosmetic Sales (China) Co. Ltd.
  • Kose (Thailand) Co. Ltd.
  • Albion Cosmetics (America), Inc.
  • KOSE Korea Co., Ltd.
  • Kose Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • KOSE (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • KOSE Sales Co., Ltd.
  • ALBION Co., Ltd.
  • Cosme Labo Co., Ltd.
  • Kose Cosmeport Corp.
  • ADVANCE Co., Ltd.
  • Tarte, Inc.
  • Dr. Phil Cosmetics, Inc.
  • Taiwan Kose Co. Ltd.
  • Kose Cosmetology Research Foundation

Competitors

  • Do Day Dream Public Co. Ltd.
Last Updated on 22 Oct, 2021

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