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Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of entertainment contents and services. It operates through the following segments: Digital Entertainment, Amusement, Publication, and Merchandising. The Digital Entertainment segment handles the design, development, sale, license sale, and operation of digital entertainment contents mainly on computer games. The Amusement segment provides the design, development, manufacture, sale, and rental of amusement equipment as well as conducts the planning, development, and distribution of arcade game machines. The Publishing segment provides comic magazines, comics, and game strategy books. The Merchandising segment includes the planning, production, distribution, and licensing of derivative works. The company was founded on September 22, 1975 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Gross Profit156,305M1,473.77M
Operating income47,378M446.72M
Income before tax45,694M430.84M
Net income26,942M254.03M
Diluted EPS225.182.12
Dividends Per Share780.73
Total Assets336,144M3,042.02M
Total liabilities92,863M840.38M
Total equity243,127M2,200.24M
Operating cash flow35,000M330.00M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 254,037M 252,373M 266,243M 265,286M 331,045M
Gross Profit 110,642M 120,359M 116,926M 123,549M 156,305M
Operating income 31,298M 38,338M 24,637M 32,759M 47,378M
Income before tax 25,846M 35,927M 23,131M 30,793M 45,694M
Net income 20,039M 25,821M 19,374M 21,347M 26,942M
EBITDA 37,568M 44,197M 31,438M 40,176M 54,893M
Diluted EPS 163.91 214.89 162.29 178.72 225.18
Dividends Per Share 50 65 47 54 78
Total Assets 243,859M 259,713M 282,614M 302,634M 336,144M
Total liabilities 61,998M 66,349M 76,166M 80,701M 92,863M
Total equity 181,776M 193,215M 206,306M 221,791M 243,127M
Operating cash flow 25,537M 30,638M 12,135M 18,005M 35,000M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 2,345.94M 2,277.06M 2,400.86M 2,439.95M 3,121.37M
Gross Profit 1,021.74M 1,085.95M 1,054.38M 1,136.33M 1,473.77M
Operating income 289.02M 345.90M 222.16M 301.29M 446.72M
Income before tax 238.67M 324.15M 208.58M 283.21M 430.84M
Net income 185.05M 232.97M 174.70M 196.33M 254.03M
EBITDA 346.92M 398.77M 283.49M 369.51M 517.57M
Diluted EPS 1.51 1.93 1.46 1.64 2.12
Dividends Per Share 0.46 0.58 0.42 0.49 0.73
Total Assets 2,188.45M 2,442.05M 2,553.31M 2,803.33M 3,042.02M
Total liabilities 556.38M 623.87M 688.13M 747.54M 840.38M
Total equity 1,631.30M 1,816.78M 1,863.90M 2,054.47M 2,200.24M
Operating cash flow 235.82M 276.43M 109.42M 165.60M 330.00M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
Operating margin14.31%
Profit margin8.13%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Yosuke Matsuda
  • Chief Financial Officer: Kazuharu Watanabe
  • Chief Information Officer & Executive Officer: Hideaki Sato
  • Chief Accounting Officer & Executive Officer: Atsushi Matsuda
  • Chief Legal Officer & Executive Officer: Hajime Seki


  • Invesco Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (6.5%)
  • Ayar First Investment Co. (5.2%)
  • Public Investment Fund (Investment Management) (4.3%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.8%)
  • JPMorgan Asset Management (Japan) Ltd. (2.9%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.5%)
  • Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. (2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.6%)

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Last Updated on 20 May, 2022

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