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Technology Services

Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of integrated human resource services. It operates through the following business segments: Human Resources (HR) Technology, Media and Solutions, and Staffing. The HR Technology segment offers platforms for job searching such as Indeed and Glassdoor. The Media and Solutions segment provides marketing and human resources solutions. The Staffing segment handles staffing dispatch both domestically and internationally. The company was founded on March 31, 1960 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit1,030.28B9,714.36M
Operating income162,617M1,533.29M
Income before tax162,034M1,527.79M
Net income131,394M1,238.89M
Diluted EPS79.690.75
Dividends Per Share200.18
Total Assets2,196.61B19,878.85M
Total liabilities1,095.32B9,912.40M
Total equity1,091.57B9,878.47M
Operating cash flow286,597M2,702.28M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 1,941.92B 2,173.38B 2,310.75B 2,399.46B 2,269.34B
Gross Profit 838,699M 953,728M 1,099.18B 1,181.90B 1,030.28B
Operating income 179,781M 197,050M 223,314M 247,836M 162,617M
Income before tax 198,929M 199,228M 239,814M 226,149M 162,034M
Net income 136,655M 151,667M 174,280M 179,880M 131,394M
EBITDA 232,206M 258,413M 294,436M 363,598M 282,608M
Diluted EPS 81.18 90.60 104.11 108.06 79.69
Dividends Per Share 21.66 23 28 30 20
Total Assets 1,462.90B 1,574.03B 1,748.98B 1,998.91B 2,196.61B
Total liabilities 720,133M 733,369M 776,728M 1,003.17B 1,095.32B
Total equity 737,575M 835,605M 965,775M 988,449M 1,091.57B
Operating cash flow 154,373M 194,117M 276,960M 303,325M 286,597M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 17,933.02M 19,609.65M 20,837.39M 22,068.96M 21,397.33M
Gross Profit 7,745.11M 8,605.13M 9,911.98M 10,870.50M 9,714.36M
Operating income 1,660.21M 1,777.90M 2,013.74M 2,279.45M 1,533.29M
Income before tax 1,837.04M 1,797.56M 2,162.53M 2,079.99M 1,527.79M
Net income 1,261.96M 1,368.43M 1,571.58M 1,654.43M 1,238.89M
EBITDA 2,144.34M 2,331.56M 2,655.09M 3,344.17M 2,664.66M
Diluted EPS 0.74 0.81 0.93 0.99 0.75
Dividends Per Share 0.20 0.20 0.25 0.27 0.18
Total Assets 13,128.44M 14,800.48M 15,801.43M 18,516.20M 19,878.85M
Total liabilities 6,462.64M 6,895.80M 7,017.46M 9,292.48M 9,912.40M
Total equity 6,619.17M 7,857.12M 8,725.43M 9,156.12M 9,878.47M
Operating cash flow 1,425.58M 1,751.44M 2,497.50M 2,789.81M 2,702.28M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin7.16%
Profit margin5.78%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Hisayuki Idekoba
  • Executive Officer & Head-Capital Market Strategy: Junichi Arai
  • Executive Officer & Head-Investment: Hiroaki Ogata
  • Executive Officer, Head-Accounting & Tax: Iwaaki Taniguchi
  • Managing Executive Officer: Yoshihiro Kitamura


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Contact Details

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Last Updated on 26 Nov, 2021

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