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Retail Trade

Life Corp.

Business Summary

Life Corp. owns and operates supermarkets that retail food products and clothing. It operates through the retail and others segments. The Retail segment sells food, daily commodities and cloth. The Others segment engages in the credit card business. The company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Feb 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue759,146M7,164.39M
Gross Profit235,355M2,221.14M
Operating income27,390M258.49M
Income before tax24,867M234.68M
Net income17,824M168.21M
EBITDA40,615M383.30M
Diluted EPS380.303.58
Dividends Per Share500.47
Total Assets269,756M2,531.96M
Total liabilities172,191M1,616.20M
Total equity97,560M915.71M
Operating cash flow41,747M393.98M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020Feb 2021
Revenue 652,974M 677,746M 698,693M 714,683M 759,146M
Gross Profit 183,814M 192,423M 203,028M 213,049M 235,355M
Operating income 12,665M 12,095M 12,285M 13,879M 27,390M
Income before tax 12,878M 9,612M 10,917M 10,984M 24,867M
Net income 8,110M 6,555M 7,401M 7,834M 17,824M
EBITDA 24,148M 24,257M 25,043M 26,713M 40,615M
Diluted EPS 173.22 140.01 157.90 167.14 380.30
Dividends Per Share 30 30 30 40 50
Total Assets 223,728M 228,885M 248,200M 263,433M 269,756M
Total liabilities 160,448M 159,610M 172,856M 182,069M 172,191M
Total equity 63,276M 69,271M 75,340M 81,360M 97,560M
Operating cash flow 17,565M 16,952M 18,235M 54,898M 41,747M
 Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020Feb 2021
Revenue 6,031.01M 6,083.57M 6,324.18M 6,556.13M 7,164.39M
Gross Profit 1,697.74M 1,727.22M 1,837.69M 1,954.40M 2,221.14M
Operating income 116.97M 108.56M 111.19M 127.31M 258.49M
Income before tax 118.94M 86.27M 98.81M 100.76M 234.68M
Net income 74.90M 58.83M 66.98M 71.86M 168.21M
EBITDA 223.03M 217.73M 226.67M 245.05M 383.30M
Diluted EPS 1.59 1.25 1.42 1.53 3.58
Dividends Per Share 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.36 0.47
Total Assets 1,999.62M 2,145.02M 2,229.60M 2,442.24M 2,531.96M
Total liabilities 1,434.04M 1,495.80M 1,552.78M 1,687.93M 1,616.20M
Total equity 565.54M 649.18M 676.78M 754.27M 915.71M
Operating cash flow 162.23M 152.16M 165.05M 503.60M 393.98M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2021
PER8.26
ROA6.68%
ROE19.92%
Operating margin3.60%
Profit margin2.34%

Key executives

  • President, COO & Representative Director: Takaharu Iwasaki
  • Director, Senior Executive Officer & GM-Finance: Nobuyuki Kawai
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Takashi Sumino
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Tametoshi Morishita
  • Director & Manager-Secretariat: Toshiaki Namiki

Shareholders

  • Mitsubishi Corp. (21.3%)
  • SHIMIZU NOBUTSUGU (12.2%)
  • Life Sports Promotion Foundation (6.5%)
  • Life Corp. (5.0%)
  • Life Employee Stock Ownership Plan (4.7%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc. (4.5%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (4.2%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (3.7%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (1.7%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.2%)

Contact Details

Related Companies

  • Hey Co., Ltd.
  • Life Corp. Board Incentive Plan
  • Life Corp. Restricted Stock Compensation Plan
  • Life Financial Service KK
  • Life Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Life Sports Promotion Foundation

Competitors

  • Seven & I Holdings Co., Ltd.
Last Updated on 22 Oct, 2021

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