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Rakuten, Inc.

Business Summary

Rakuten, Inc. engages in the business of Internet services. It operates through the following segments: Internet Services, FinTech, and Mobile. The Internet Services segment manages e-commerce (EC), online cash-back, travel booking, and portal and digital content sites. The FinTech segment provides services over the internet related to banking and securities, credit cards, life insurance, and electronic money. The Mobile segment manages messaging and communication services and sale of mobile devices. The company was founded by Hiroshi Mikitani on February 7, 1997 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue1,263.93B11,594.55M
Gross Profit615,810M5,649.07M
Operating income-2,970M-27.24M
Income before tax-44,558M-408.74M
Net income-31,888M-292.52M
EBITDA103,400M948.52M
Diluted EPS-23.54-0.21
Dividends Per Share4.500.04
Total Assets9,165.69B84,340.43M
Total liabilities8,428.49B77,556.90M
Total equity735,672M6,769.46M
Operating cash flow318,320M2,920.07M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 713,555M 781,916M 944,474M 1,101.48B 1,263.93B
Gross Profit 468,240M 497,212M 570,695M 620,450M 615,810M
Operating income 115,912M 104,853M 106,924M 73,727M -2,970M
Income before tax 91,001M 74,458M 138,082M 165,423M -44,558M
Net income 44,436M 38,429M 110,585M 142,282M -31,888M
EBITDA 156,034M 149,110M 161,300M 146,156M 103,400M
Diluted EPS 32.09 26.74 79.28 104.38 -23.54
Dividends Per Share 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50
Total Assets 4,269.95B 4,604.67B 6,184.29B 7,345.00B 9,165.69B
Total liabilities 3,605.94B 3,922.18B 5,500.89B 6,568.79B 8,428.49B
Total equity 662,044M 682,391M 683,181M 774,473M 735,672M
Operating cash flow 78,245M 30,700M 162,056M 145,615M 318,320M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 5,893.99M 7,196.06M 8,422.75M 9,973.30M 11,594.55M
Gross Profit 3,867.68M 4,575.89M 5,089.41M 5,617.83M 5,649.07M
Operating income 957.43M 964.97M 953.54M 667.55M -27.24M
Income before tax 751.67M 685.24M 1,231.40M 1,497.81M -408.74M
Net income 367.04M 353.66M 986.18M 1,288.28M -292.52M
EBITDA 1,288.84M 1,372.27M 1,438.46M 1,323.36M 948.52M
Diluted EPS 0.26 0.24 0.70 0.94 -0.21
Dividends Per Share 0.03 0.04 0.04 0.04 0.04
Total Assets 35,495.68M 39,479.33M 54,898.34M 66,946.19M 84,340.43M
Total liabilities 29,975.81M 33,627.82M 48,831.70M 59,871.44M 77,556.90M
Total equity 5,503.50M 5,850.65M 6,064.63M 7,058.95M 6,769.46M
Operating cash flow 646.30M 282.53M 1,445.20M 1,318.46M 2,920.07M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
PER--
ROA-0.38%
ROE-4.22%
Operating margin-0.23%
Profit margin-2.52%

Key executives

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Hiroshi Mikitani
  • Chief Operating Officer & Group Executive VP: Kentaro Hyakuno
  • Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President: Kenji Hirose
  • Chief Information & Information Security Officer: Yasufumi Hirai
  • Chief Technology Officer: Terje Marthinussen

Shareholders

  • MIKITANI HIROSHI (28.0%)
  • MIKITANI HARUKO (9.2%)
  • Rakuten, Inc. (5.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.5%)
  • J.O. Hambro Capital Management Ltd. (2.2%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.6%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.2%)
  • Culture Convenience Club Co., Ltd. (1.1%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.0%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://corp.rakuten.co.jp
  • Address: Rakuten Crimson House, 1-14-1 Tamagawa, Tokyo, 158-0094, Japan
  • Phone: +81.50.5581.6910

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Competitors

  • NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
  • KDDI Corporation
  • SoftBank Corp.
  • Kansai Electric Power Company, Incorporated
  • SBI Holdings, Inc.
  • PLDT, Inc.
  • eBay Inc.
  • Atresmedia Corporacion de Medios de Comunicacion SA
  • Booking Holdings Inc.
  • Overstock.com, Inc.
  • Quotient Technology Incorporated
  • IDT Corporation Class B
  • Kyoritsu Computer & Communication Co., Ltd.
  • Open Door, Inc.
  • Giglio Group SpA
  • Altice Europe NV Class A
  • Insight Enterprises, Inc.
  • Ooma Inc
  • ZipTel Limited
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