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Consumer Services

WOWOW, Inc.

  • 2,603.00 JPY
  • -12.00
  • -0.46%
  • Japan
    Jul 19, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4839)
  • Prev. close
    2,615
  • Market cap (JPY)
    75,428.10M
  • Market cap (USD)
    700.61M
  • Shares
    28.84M

Business Summary

WOWOW Inc. engages in the provision of broadcasting and related services. It operates through the Broadcasting and Telemarketing segments. The Broadcasting segment acquires and produces programs to be aired through satellite, cable television, communications satellite, and Internet protocol television. The Telemarketing segment includes customer management and telemarketing operations. The company was founded on December 25, 1984 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue82,623M745.05M
Gross Profit33,007M297.64M
Operating income6,780M61.13M
Income before tax7,467M67.33M
Net income5,182M46.72M
EBITDA9,560M86.20M
Diluted EPS191.981.73
Dividends Per Share800.72
Total Assets92,555M836.20M
Total liabilities34,522M311.89M
Total equity58,030M524.28M
Operating cash flow5,017M45.24M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 72,631M 75,296M 78,253M 81,574M 82,623M
Gross Profit 35,678M 34,485M 35,762M 36,350M 33,007M
Operating income 9,758M 9,080M 10,142M 9,876M 6,780M
Income before tax 10,312M 9,469M 9,761M 10,630M 7,467M
Net income 6,619M 6,707M 6,800M 7,360M 5,182M
EBITDA 12,403M 12,265M 13,652M 12,988M 9,560M
Diluted EPS 245.23 248.49 251.93 272.68 191.98
Dividends Per Share 60 70 80 80 80
Total Assets 62,991M 63,452M 81,461M 87,083M 92,555M
Total liabilities 22,561M 18,806M 31,728M 32,087M 34,522M
Total equity 40,430M 44,646M 49,731M 54,994M 58,030M
Operating cash flow 9,309M 5,331M 12,202M 9,421M 5,017M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 661.14M 627.02M 722.64M 736.01M 745.05M
Gross Profit 324.76M 287.17M 330.25M 327.97M 297.64M
Operating income 88.82M 75.61M 93.65M 89.10M 61.13M
Income before tax 93.86M 78.85M 90.13M 95.91M 67.33M
Net income 60.25M 55.85M 62.79M 66.40M 46.72M
EBITDA 112.90M 102.13M 126.07M 117.18M 86.20M
Diluted EPS 2.23 2.06 2.32 2.46 1.73
Dividends Per Share 0.54 0.58 0.73 0.72 0.72
Total Assets 525.25M 564.54M 731.05M 818.83M 836.20M
Total liabilities 188.12M 167.32M 284.73M 301.71M 311.89M
Total equity 337.12M 397.22M 446.29M 517.10M 524.28M
Operating cash flow 84.73M 44.39M 112.68M 85.00M 45.24M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER15.43
ROA5.76%
ROE9.16%
Operating margin8.20%
Profit margin6.27%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Akira Tanaka
  • Senior MD, Head-Accounting, Compliance & IR: Kazuhito Sato
  • Director & Vice President: Noriaki Kuromizu
  • Senior Managing Director, Head-Marketing & Sales: Ichiro Yamazaki
  • Senior Managing Director & Head-Business Strategy: Hajime Hashimoto

Shareholders

  • Fuji Media Holdings, Inc. (20.5%)
  • Tokyo Broadcasting System Holdings, Inc. (15.7%)
  • Nippon Television Holdings, Inc. (9.0%)
  • WOWOW, Inc. (6.4%)
  • Dentsu Pension Fund (4.8%)
  • Fidelity (Canada) Asset Management ULC (3.0%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. (2.1%)
  • Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (2.0%)
  • The Asahi Shimbun Co. (1.9%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.3%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.wowow.co.jp
  • Address: Akasaka Park Building, 21/F, 5-2-20 Akasaka, Tokyo, 107-6121, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.4330.8111

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