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Kadokawa Dwango Corp.

  • 1,310.00 JPY
  • +28.00
  • +2.18%
  • Japan
    Dec 7, 2018
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Business Summary

Kadokawa Dwango Corp. engages in the management of its group companies that are involved in the publishing, film, publishing rights, and digital content businesses. It also handles the planning, development and operation of network entertainment service and contents, and video sharing websites. It operates through the following segments: Books and IP Business, Information Media Business, Video and IP Business, Portal Business, Live Business, Mobile Business, Game Business, and Others. The Books and IP Business segment includes sale and publishing of books and e-books The Information Media Business segment covers publication and sale of magazines, and web advertising. The Video and IP Business segment deals with the sale of DVD packaged software, and movie planning, production and distribution. The Portal Business segment manages video community service. The Live Business segment handles the planning and management of events and rental of event venues. The Mobile Business segment includes mobile content delivery. The Game Business segment plans, develops and sells game software and network games. The Others segment covers sales of goods. The company was founded on October 1, 2014 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit53,990M487.13M
Operating income3,145M28.37M
Income before tax3,785M34.15M
Net income1,038M9.36M
Diluted EPS15.520.14
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets242,790M2,282.93M
Total liabilities133,661M1,256.80M
Total equity107,136M1,007.39M
Operating cash flow1,765M15.92M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2018Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue -- 100,566M 200,945M 205,717M 206,785M
Gross Profit -- 27,884M 59,801M 60,041M 53,990M
Operating income -- 1,391M 9,124M 8,420M 3,145M
Income before tax -- 13,428M 10,512M 7,375M 3,785M
Net income -- 14,055M 6,845M 5,766M 1,038M
EBITDA -- 3,831M 14,020M 13,897M 9,427M
Diluted EPS -- 199.19 99.11 85.03 15.52
Dividends Per Share -- 10 20 20 20
Total Assets -- 205,673M 201,609M 246,949M 242,790M
Total liabilities -- 101,425M 97,083M 135,222M 133,661M
Total equity -- 103,207M 103,680M 109,908M 107,136M
Operating cash flow -- 8,265M 7,411M 12,387M 1,765M
 Dec 2018Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue -- 915.43M 1,673.36M 1,899.72M 1,865.74M
Gross Profit -- 253.82M 497.99M 554.45M 487.13M
Operating income -- 12.66M 75.97M 77.75M 28.37M
Income before tax -- 122.23M 87.53M 68.10M 34.15M
Net income -- 127.93M 57.00M 53.24M 9.36M
EBITDA -- 34.87M 116.75M 128.33M 85.05M
Diluted EPS -- 1.81 0.82 0.78 0.14
Dividends Per Share -- 0.09 0.16 0.18 0.18
Total Assets -- 1,715.01M 1,793.75M 2,216.18M 2,282.93M
Total liabilities -- 845.73M 863.76M 1,213.51M 1,256.80M
Total equity -- 860.59M 922.46M 986.34M 1,007.39M
Operating cash flow -- 75.23M 61.71M 114.38M 15.92M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin1.52%
Profit margin0.50%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Nobuo Kawakami
  • Executive Officer & General Manager-Administration: Yuriya Komatsu
  • Executive Officer & GM-Game Information Portal: Hirokazu Hamamura
  • Auditor: Masahiko Hatsumoto
  • Auditor: Yasuaki Takayama


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Last Updated on 7 Dec, 2018

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