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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 2020 JPYUSD
Revenue714,683M6,556.13M
Gross Profit213,049M1,954.40M
Operating income13,879M127.31M
Income before tax10,984M100.76M
Net income7,834M71.86M
EBITDA26,713M245.05M
Diluted EPS167.141.53
Dividends Per Share400.36
Total Assets263,433M2,442.24M
Total liabilities182,069M1,687.93M
Total equity81,360M754.27M
Operating cash flow54,898M503.60M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020
Revenue 629,985M 652,974M 677,746M 698,693M 714,683M
Gross Profit 177,006M 183,814M 192,423M 203,028M 213,049M
Operating income 12,831M 12,665M 12,095M 12,285M 13,879M
Income before tax 12,812M 12,878M 9,612M 10,917M 10,984M
Net income 7,923M 8,110M 6,555M 7,401M 7,834M
EBITDA 23,174M 24,148M 24,257M 25,043M 26,713M
Diluted EPS 169.23 173.22 140.01 157.90 167.14
Dividends Per Share 30 30 30 30 40
Total Assets 212,820M 223,728M 228,885M 248,200M 263,433M
Total liabilities 154,977M 160,448M 159,610M 172,856M 182,069M
Total equity 57,843M 63,276M 69,271M 75,340M 81,360M
Operating cash flow -7,688M 17,565M 16,952M 18,235M 54,898M
 Feb 2016Feb 2017Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020
Revenue 5,218.26M 6,031.01M 6,083.57M 6,324.18M 6,556.13M
Gross Profit 1,466.16M 1,697.74M 1,727.22M 1,837.69M 1,954.40M
Operating income 106.28M 116.97M 108.56M 111.19M 127.31M
Income before tax 106.12M 118.94M 86.27M 98.81M 100.76M
Net income 65.62M 74.90M 58.83M 66.98M 71.86M
EBITDA 191.95M 223.03M 217.73M 226.67M 245.05M
Diluted EPS 1.40 1.59 1.25 1.42 1.53
Dividends Per Share 0.24 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.36
Total Assets 1,885.44M 1,999.62M 2,145.02M 2,229.60M 2,442.24M
Total liabilities 1,372.99M 1,434.04M 1,495.80M 1,552.78M 1,687.93M
Total equity 512.45M 565.54M 649.18M 676.78M 754.27M
Operating cash flow -63.68M 162.23M 152.16M 165.05M 503.60M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2020
PER14.06
ROA3.06%
ROE9.99%
Operating margin1.94%
Profit margin1.09%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Nobutsugu Shimizu
  • 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

Shareholders

  • Mitsubishi Corp. (19.7%)
  • Life Corp. (12.1%)
  • SHIMIZU NOBUTSUGU (11.3%)
  • Life Sports Promotion Foundation (6.0%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (4.7%)
  • Life Employee Stock Ownership Plan (4.3%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc. (4.2%)
  • Japan Agricultural Cooperatives Group (3.9%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (1.6%)
  • MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. (1.0%)

Contact Details

Related Companies

  • 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 10 Jul, 2020

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