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Welcia Holdings Co., Ltd.

Business Summary

Welcia Holdings Co., Ltd. engages in the management of its subsidiaries and group companies which are in the pharmaceutical business. Its core business deals with the operation of drug store chains which offer prescription drugs and pharmaceuticals, sanitation and nursing care items, health food products, baby supplies, cosmetics, and household sundries. The company was founded on September 1, 2008 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Feb 2022 JPYUSD
Gross Profit302,259M2,710.84M
Operating income43,020M385.83M
Income before tax42,410M380.35M
Net income26,452M237.23M
Diluted EPS126.981.13
Dividends Per Share300.26
Total Assets463,048M4,020.38M
Total liabilities255,158M2,215.39M
Total equity201,785M1,751.98M
Operating cash flow16,228M145.54M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020Feb 2021Feb 2022
Revenue 695,268M 779,148M 868,280M 949,652M 1,025.94B
Gross Profit 196,958M 222,431M 252,061M 279,361M 302,259M
Operating income 28,827M 29,046M 37,803M 42,975M 43,020M
Income before tax 26,777M 28,511M 35,936M 41,311M 42,410M
Net income 17,165M 17,423M 22,802M 27,999M 26,452M
EBITDA 42,093M 43,542M 53,466M 59,950M 61,981M
Diluted EPS 82.38 83.53 109.12 134.09 126.98
Dividends Per Share 18.50 21 25 28.50 30
Total Assets 292,238M 327,426M 390,006M 435,685M 463,048M
Total liabilities 161,751M 183,474M 227,584M 255,329M 255,158M
Total equity 129,732M 143,287M 161,925M 179,721M 201,785M
Operating cash flow 35,902M 34,872M 70,156M 46,396M 16,228M
 Feb 2018Feb 2019Feb 2020Feb 2021Feb 2022
Revenue 6,240.85M 7,052.42M 7,965.15M 8,962.27M 9,201.33M
Gross Profit 1,767.93M 2,013.32M 2,312.27M 2,636.45M 2,710.84M
Operating income 258.75M 262.90M 346.78M 405.57M 385.83M
Income before tax 240.35M 258.06M 329.65M 389.86M 380.35M
Net income 154.07M 157.70M 209.17M 264.23M 237.23M
EBITDA 377.83M 394.11M 490.46M 565.77M 555.88M
Diluted EPS 0.73 0.75 1.00 1.26 1.13
Dividends Per Share 0.16 0.19 0.22 0.26 0.26
Total Assets 2,738.74M 2,941.30M 3,615.68M 4,089.40M 4,020.38M
Total liabilities 1,515.87M 1,648.16M 2,109.89M 2,396.55M 2,215.39M
Total equity 1,215.80M 1,287.16M 1,501.18M 1,686.88M 1,751.98M
Operating cash flow 322.26M 315.64M 643.57M 437.85M 145.54M

Valuation Measures

Feb 2022
Operating margin4.19%
Profit margin2.57%

Key executives

  • President, COO & Representative Director: Tadahisa Matsumoto
  • Chief Financial Officer & Senior Managing Director: Norimasa Sato
  • Director & Executive Officer: Takashi Abe
  • MD, Head-Public Relations, Legal, Operations & IR: Juichi Nakamura
  • Auditor: Toshio Miyamoto


  • AEON Co., Ltd. (50.5%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (1.8%)
  • Welcia Holdings Employee Stockownership Plan (1.6%)
  • TSURUHA Holdings, Inc. (1.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.1%)
  • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management) (0.9%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Ishida KK /Kanagawa/ (0.7%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 2-2-15 Sotokanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.5207.5878

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Last Updated on 4 Oct, 2022

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