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Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Tobu Railway Co., Ltd. engages in the business of railroad and real estate services. It operates through the following segments: Transportation, Leisure, Real Estate, Retail Distribution, and Others. The Transportation segment provides passenger transportation by railway, bus, and taxi as well as trucking services. The Leisure segment operates hotels, food and drink sales, amusement gaming and sports facilities, and the SKYTREE. The Real Estate segment develops, sells, and leases real estate properties. The Retail Distribution segment engages in retail sales and operation of shopping centres. The Others segment includes engineering, building construction, and other services. The company was founded on November 1, 1897 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit119,556M1,063.92M
Operating income24,734M220.10M
Income before tax23,900M212.68M
Net income13,453M119.71M
Diluted EPS64.480.57
Dividends Per Share200.17
Total Assets1,732.20B14,271.53M
Total liabilities1,272.98B10,488.03M
Total equity452,567M3,728.66M
Operating cash flow66,851M594.90M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 569,519M 617,543M 653,874M 496,326M 506,023M
Gross Profit 158,112M 168,747M 170,523M 82,554M 119,556M
Operating income 66,646M 67,295M 62,655M -13,577M 24,734M
Income before tax 57,470M 41,616M 54,157M -22,279M 23,900M
Net income 36,025M 28,024M 35,530M -24,965M 13,453M
EBITDA 120,296M 122,114M 119,629M 44,006M 80,689M
Diluted EPS 168.87 132.64 168.84 -119.66 64.48
Dividends Per Share 35 35 40 20 20
Total Assets 1,618.27B 1,643.19B 1,688.14B 1,696.78B 1,732.20B
Total liabilities 1,157.68B 1,173.90B 1,214.17B 1,243.67B 1,272.98B
Total equity 446,987M 461,359M 465,648M 444,954M 452,567M
Operating cash flow 91,967M 88,191M 101,136M 39,504M 66,851M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 5,138.55M 5,568.73M 6,013.97M 4,679.78M 4,503.07M
Gross Profit 1,426.58M 1,521.68M 1,568.37M 778.38M 1,063.92M
Operating income 601.32M 606.83M 576.26M -128.01M 220.10M
Income before tax 518.53M 375.27M 498.10M -210.06M 212.68M
Net income 325.04M 252.70M 326.78M -235.39M 119.71M
EBITDA 1,085.38M 1,101.17M 1,100.28M 414.92M 718.04M
Diluted EPS 1.52 1.19 1.55 -1.12 0.57
Dividends Per Share 0.31 0.31 0.36 0.18 0.17
Total Assets 15,216.48M 14,845.64M 15,637.46M 15,355.52M 14,271.53M
Total liabilities 10,885.63M 10,605.85M 11,247.00M 11,255.00M 10,488.03M
Total equity 4,202.97M 4,168.21M 4,313.35M 4,026.73M 3,728.66M
Operating cash flow 829.78M 795.26M 930.19M 372.47M 594.90M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin4.88%
Profit margin2.65%

Key executives

  • Executive President & Representative Director: Yoshizumi Nezu
  • Representative Director: Hiroaki Miwa
  • Director & Managing Executive Officer: Toshiaki Onodera
  • Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer: Akihiro Ojiro
  • Director & Head-Machizukuri Development: Yoshimi Yokota


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 2-18-12 Oshiage, Sumida-Ku, Tokyo, 131-8522, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5962.2067

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Last Updated on 10 Aug, 2022

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