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Commercial Services

Weathernews, Inc.

  • 3,080.00 JPY
  • +30.00
  • +0.98%
  • Japan
    Aug 19, 2019
  • Ticker
    TKS(4825)
  • Prev. close
    3,050
  • Market cap (JPY)
    36,124.19M
  • Market cap (USD)
    339.05M
  • Shares
    11.84M

Business Summary

Weathernews, Inc. engages in the provision of weather information content services. It offers services for logistics, transportation, distribution and theme parks. It also offers instruments such as WNISAT, tsunami radar, storm radar with sensor, pollen robo, seaman's eye, and live camera. The company was founded on June 11, 1986 and is headquartered in Chiba, Japan.

Financial Highlights

May 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue17,052.28M153.29M
Gross Profit6,103.98M54.87M
Operating income2,045.87M18.39M
Income before tax1,881.93M16.91M
Net income1,370.96M12.32M
EBITDA2,767.12M24.87M
Diluted EPS125.281.12
Dividends Per Share1000.89
Total Assets15,795.43M145.47M
Total liabilities1,934.44M17.81M
Total equity13,860.98M127.66M
Operating cash flow2,525.45M22.70M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 May 2015May 2016May 2017May 2018May 2019
Revenue 14,064.12M 14,511.09M 14,542.25M 15,874.02M 17,052.28M
Gross Profit 6,220.32M 6,184.04M 5,988.18M 6,048.73M 6,103.98M
Operating income 3,304.59M 3,387.39M 2,824.16M 2,490.95M 2,045.87M
Income before tax 3,507.35M 3,178.83M 2,822.30M 1,849.46M 1,881.93M
Net income 2,252.45M 2,195.50M 1,965.48M 1,138.63M 1,370.96M
EBITDA 3,895.57M 4,063.91M 3,523.54M 3,237.88M 2,767.12M
Diluted EPS 206.49 200.87 179.83 104.17 125.28
Dividends Per Share 100 100 100 100 100
Total Assets 13,583.22M 14,204.57M 15,311.17M 15,106.31M 15,795.43M
Total liabilities 1,714.51M 1,314.81M 1,753.52M 1,487.62M 1,934.44M
Total equity 11,868.71M 12,889.76M 13,557.64M 13,618.68M 13,860.98M
Operating cash flow 2,846.51M 2,835.01M 2,717.82M 1,873.89M 2,525.45M
 May 2015May 2016May 2017May 2018May 2019
Revenue 124.67M 122.69M 133.89M 143.78M 153.29M
Gross Profit 55.14M 52.28M 55.13M 54.78M 54.87M
Operating income 29.29M 28.64M 26.00M 22.56M 18.39M
Income before tax 31.09M 26.87M 25.98M 16.75M 16.91M
Net income 19.96M 18.56M 18.09M 10.31M 12.32M
EBITDA 34.53M 34.36M 32.44M 29.32M 24.87M
Diluted EPS 1.83 1.69 1.65 0.94 1.12
Dividends Per Share 0.88 0.84 0.92 0.90 0.89
Total Assets 109.45M 128.07M 138.45M 139.04M 145.47M
Total liabilities 13.81M 11.85M 15.85M 13.69M 17.81M
Total equity 95.64M 116.22M 122.59M 125.35M 127.66M
Operating cash flow 25.23M 23.96M 25.02M 16.97M 22.70M

Valuation Measures

May 2019
PER25.54
ROA8.87%
ROE9.97%
Operating margin11.99%
Profit margin8.03%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Chihito Kusabiraki
  • COO, Director & Executive Officer: Daisuke Abe
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: Masanori Yoshitake
  • Executive Officer & Chief Technology Officer: Masaya Yamamoto
  • Director, Executive Officer & Chief Sales Officer: Hidenori Iwasa

Shareholders

  • ISHIBASHI FAMILY /WEATHERNEWS / (14.3%)
  • Wni Kisho Bunka Sozo Center (14.3%)
  • Weathernews, Inc. (7.7%)
  • Weathernews Employee Stock Ownership Plan (3.6%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (3.3%)
  • The Chiba Bank, Ltd. (3.0%)
  • ISHIBASHI TAEKO (2.9%)
  • Weathernews Board Member Incentive Plan (2.4%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.8%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (1.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://weathernews.com
  • Address: Makuhari Techno Garden, 1-3 Nakase, Chiba, 261-0023, Japan
  • Phone: +81.43.274.5550

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  • Weathernews India Pvt Ltd.
  • Weathernews Nepal Pvt Ltd.
  • Weathernews Taiwan Ltd.
  • Weathernews France SAS
  • Weathernews Shanghai Co. Ltd.
  • Weathernews Korea, Inc.
  • Weathernews Hong Kong Ltd.
  • Weathernews Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • Weathernews Australia Pty Ltd.
  • Weathernews Benelux BV
  • Weathernews Deutschland GmbH
  • Weathernews Iberia SA
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  • Weathernews U.K. Ltd.
  • WX24, Inc.
  • Metnext SA
  • Weathernews Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Weerbureau HWS BV

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