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SOTSU Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

SOTSU Co., Ltd. engages in the copyright management of animated products, production of animated and live action programs, and sales promotions and rights contract for sports and events. It operates through the following segments: Media, Rights, and Sports. The Media segment deals with the production of television programs, animated films, and recruitment advertisements. The Rights segment handles the merchandising rights, video rights, and program-selling rights. The Sports segment manages the sale, sponsoring, and advertising of baseball club products. The company was founded in October 1965 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Aug 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue14,419.37M130.61M
Gross Profit3,616.14M32.75M
Operating income2,629.54M23.81M
Income before tax2,684.39M24.31M
Net income1,826.48M16.54M
EBITDA2,648.29M23.98M
Diluted EPS124.631.12
Dividends Per Share450.40
Total Assets27,659.35M260.58M
Total liabilities4,365.20M41.12M
Total equity22,925.25M215.98M
Operating cash flow2,593.44M23.49M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 23,910.86M 23,185.95M 19,565.05M 16,873.47M 14,419.37M
Gross Profit 4,403.48M 4,466.78M 3,980.41M 3,662.26M 3,616.14M
Operating income 3,411.87M 3,500.01M 3,025.80M 2,615.82M 2,629.54M
Income before tax 3,463.84M 3,499.96M 3,038.98M 2,757.14M 2,684.39M
Net income 2,093.41M 2,283.67M 2,042.47M 1,869.77M 1,826.48M
EBITDA 3,438.70M 3,519.09M 3,038.50M 2,632.35M 2,648.29M
Diluted EPS 137.92 155.62 139.28 127.59 124.63
Dividends Per Share 35 35 38 37 45
Total Assets 22,391.00M 23,356.99M 25,109.36M 26,675.39M 27,659.35M
Total liabilities 5,672.74M 4,808.62M 4,880.16M 5,010.44M 4,365.20M
Total equity 16,501.32M 18,285.15M 19,929.06M 21,323.65M 22,925.25M
Operating cash flow 1,958.24M 1,091.07M 2,152.48M 2,928.33M 2,593.44M
 Aug 2015Aug 2016Aug 2017Aug 2018Aug 2019
Revenue 202.30M 204.80M 177.01M 152.88M 130.61M
Gross Profit 37.25M 39.45M 36.01M 33.18M 32.75M
Operating income 28.86M 30.91M 27.37M 23.70M 23.81M
Income before tax 29.30M 30.91M 27.49M 24.98M 24.31M
Net income 17.71M 20.17M 18.47M 16.94M 16.54M
EBITDA 29.09M 31.08M 27.49M 23.85M 23.98M
Diluted EPS 1.16 1.37 1.26 1.15 1.12
Dividends Per Share 0.29 0.30 0.34 0.33 0.40
Total Assets 184.76M 225.81M 228.14M 240.56M 260.58M
Total liabilities 46.81M 46.48M 44.34M 45.18M 41.12M
Total equity 136.16M 176.77M 181.07M 192.30M 215.98M
Operating cash flow 16.56M 9.63M 19.47M 26.53M 23.49M

Valuation Measures

Aug 2019
PER14.85
ROA6.72%
ROE8.25%
Operating margin18.23%
Profit margin12.66%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Hideyuki Nanba
  • Director & General Manager-Administration: Yoshiki Nemoto
  • Managing Director & GM-Copyright Business: Retsu Tamura

Shareholders

    Contact Details

    • Website:http://www.sotsu-co.jp
    • Address: World Trade Center Building, 26/F, 2-4-1 Hamamatsu-cho, Tokyo, 105-6126, Japan
    • Phone: +81.3.6386.0311

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