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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 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit2,461.15B21,901.74M
Operating income1,962.19B17,461.46M
Income before tax1,775.81B15,802.89M
Net income1,181.08B10,510.41M
Diluted EPS329.282.93
Dividends Per Share1151.02
Total Assets24,308.51B200,276.13M
Total liabilities15,290.38B125,976.38M
Total equity8,282.45B68,238.56M
Operating cash flow3,010.25B26,788.15M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 11,782.14B 11,879.84B 11,899.41B 11,943.96B 12,156.44B
Gross Profit 2,416.56B 2,472.78B 2,261.44B 2,361.56B 2,461.15B
Operating income 1,973.11B 2,016.97B 1,787.71B 1,882.80B 1,962.19B
Income before tax 1,740.47B 1,671.86B 1,570.14B 1,652.34B 1,775.81B
Net income 897,887M 854,561M 855,306M 916,181M 1,181.08B
EBITDA 3,320.04B 3,350.62B 3,253.02B 3,389.96B 3,523.37B
Diluted EPS 224.93 220.12 231.20 248.15 329.28
Dividends Per Share 75 90 95 105 115
Total Assets 21,888.63B 22,702.52B 23,370.54B 23,418.22B 24,308.51B
Total liabilities 10,322.61B 10,897.73B 11,907.92B 15,215.18B 15,290.38B
Total equity 9,050.35B 9,264.91B 9,061.10B 7,562.70B 8,282.45B
Operating cash flow 2,541.27B 2,406.15B 2,995.21B 3,009.06B 3,010.25B
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 106,305.97M 107,127.26M 109,444.28M 112,617.92M 108,179.74M
Gross Profit 21,803.72M 22,298.52M 20,799.52M 22,266.83M 21,901.74M
Operating income 17,802.69M 18,188.23M 16,442.41M 17,752.73M 17,461.46M
Income before tax 15,703.69M 15,076.11M 14,441.29M 15,579.73M 15,802.89M
Net income 8,101.30M 7,706.06M 7,866.63M 8,638.53M 10,510.41M
EBITDA 29,955.55M 30,214.48M 29,919.52M 31,963.46M 31,354.37M
Diluted EPS 2.02 1.98 2.12 2.33 2.93
Dividends Per Share 0.67 0.81 0.87 0.99 1.02
Total Assets 205,816.88M 205,109.32M 216,484.16M 211,929.63M 200,276.13M
Total liabilities 97,062.62M 98,457.19M 110,304.48M 137,693.95M 125,976.38M
Total equity 85,099.72M 83,705.23M 83,934.07M 68,440.79M 68,238.56M
Operating cash flow 22,928.94M 21,697.68M 27,548.30M 28,372.02M 26,788.15M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin16.14%
Profit margin9.71%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Akira Shimada
  • Senior VP & Manager-Business Cooperation: Hiroki Kuriyama
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Katsuhiko Kawazoe
  • Representative Director & Vice President: Takashi Hiroi
  • Chief Executive Officer-Australia & New Zealand: Tania Balcombe


  • Government of Japan (32.2%)
  • Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (4.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • Toyota Motor Corp. (2.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (0.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.8%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (0.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.7%)

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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