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Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp.

Business Summary

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. operates as a holding company which engages in the provision of telecommunication services. It operates through the following business divisions: Regional Communications, Long-Distance and International Communications, Mobile Communications, Data Communications, and Others. The Regional Communications division offers domestic intra-prefectural communication services such as fixed voice-related, Internet protocol (IP), and packet communications services; and sells telecommunications equipment. The Long Distance and International Communications division deals with the domestic intra-prefectural and international communications, and system integration services. The Mobile Communications division provides the mobile voice-related, IP, and packet communications services. The Data Communications division covers the system integration and network system services. The Other division engages in the real estate, finance, engineering, system integration and data processing services, and development of technologies and shared operations. The company was founded on August 1, 1952 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit2,361.56B22,266.83M
Operating income1,882.80B17,752.73M
Income before tax1,652.34B15,579.73M
Net income916,181M8,638.53M
Diluted EPS248.152.33
Dividends Per Share1050.99
Total Assets23,418.22B211,929.63M
Total liabilities15,215.18B137,693.95M
Total equity7,562.70B68,440.79M
Operating cash flow3,009.06B28,372.02M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 11,391.01B 11,782.14B 11,879.84B 11,899.41B 11,943.96B
Gross Profit 4,400.46B 2,416.56B 2,472.78B 2,261.44B 2,361.56B
Operating income 1,613.64B 1,973.11B 2,016.97B 1,787.71B 1,882.80B
Income before tax 1,527.76B 1,740.47B 1,671.86B 1,570.14B 1,652.34B
Net income 800,129M 897,887M 854,561M 855,306M 916,181M
EBITDA 3,075.87B 3,320.04B 3,350.62B 3,253.02B 3,389.96B
Diluted EPS 195.47 224.93 220.12 231.20 248.15
Dividends Per Share 60 75 90 95 105
Total Assets 21,250.32B 21,888.63B 22,702.52B 23,370.54B 23,418.22B
Total liabilities 9,691.75B 10,322.61B 10,897.73B 11,907.92B 15,215.18B
Total equity 9,052.47B 9,050.35B 9,264.91B 9,061.10B 7,562.70B
Operating cash flow 2,917.35B 2,541.27B 2,406.15B 2,995.21B 3,009.06B
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 105,192.34M 106,305.97M 107,127.26M 109,444.28M 112,617.92M
Gross Profit 40,636.83M 21,803.72M 22,298.52M 20,799.52M 22,266.83M
Operating income 14,901.45M 17,802.69M 18,188.23M 16,442.41M 17,752.73M
Income before tax 14,108.45M 15,703.69M 15,076.11M 14,441.29M 15,579.73M
Net income 7,388.93M 8,101.30M 7,706.06M 7,866.63M 8,638.53M
EBITDA 28,404.71M 29,955.55M 30,214.48M 29,919.52M 31,963.46M
Diluted EPS 1.80 2.02 1.98 2.12 2.33
Dividends Per Share 0.55 0.67 0.81 0.87 0.99
Total Assets 190,705.59M 205,816.88M 205,109.32M 216,484.16M 211,929.63M
Total liabilities 86,976.12M 97,062.62M 98,457.19M 110,304.48M 137,693.95M
Total equity 81,239.15M 85,099.72M 83,705.23M 83,934.07M 68,440.79M
Operating cash flow 26,940.84M 22,928.94M 21,697.68M 27,548.30M 28,372.02M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin15.76%
Profit margin7.67%

Key executives

  • Executive President, CEO & Representative Director: Jun Sawada
  • Chief Financial Officer & Representative Director: Akira Shimada
  • Representative Director & Chief Technology Officer: Naoki Shibuya
  • Senior VP & Manager-Business Cooperation: Hiroki Kuriyama
  • Chief Information Security Officer: Shinichi Yokohama


  • Government of Japan (32.3%)
  • Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (7.8%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.1%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. (2.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.6%)
  • DWS Investment GmbH (0.5%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (0.4%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Otemachi First Square East Tower, 1-5-1 Ote-machi, Tokyo, 100-8116, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6838.5111

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