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Transportation

West Japan Railway Co.

  • 8,045.00 JPY
  • +223.00
  • +2.85%
  • Japan
    Jul 19, 2018
  • Ticker
    TKS(9021)
  • Prev. close
    7,822
  • Market cap (JPY)
    1,515.39B
  • Market cap (USD)
    13,407.61M
  • Shares
    193.73M

Business Summary

West Japan Railway Co. engages in the railway transportation business. It operates through the following segments: Transportation, Distribution, Real Estate, and Other Businesses. The Transportation segment provides railway, bus, and ferry services. The Distribution segment operates department stores, restaurants, retail, and wholesale shops. The Real Estate segment sells and leases properties, and manages shopping centers. The Other Businesses segment includes hotels, travel agencies, advertising, and construction. The company was founded on April 1, 1987 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Revenue1,500.44B13,537.96M
Gross Profit375,229M3,385.55M
Operating income191,367M1,726.63M
Income before tax170,679M1,539.97M
Net income110,494M996.94M
EBITDA356,129M3,213.22M
Diluted EPS570.715.14
Dividends Per Share1601.44
Total Assets3,072.96B28,894.82M
Total liabilities1,956.65B18,398.28M
Total equity1,020.96B9,600.00M
Operating cash flow275,101M2,482.13M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 1,331.01B 1,350.33B 1,451.30B 1,441.41B 1,500.44B
Gross Profit 304,172M 310,642M 355,074M 357,250M 375,229M
Operating income 134,593M 139,774M 181,539M 176,392M 191,367M
Income before tax 111,687M 122,712M 145,158M 137,754M 170,679M
Net income 65,640M 66,712M 85,868M 91,289M 110,494M
EBITDA 288,561M 289,381M 338,169M 339,123M 356,129M
Diluted EPS 338.98 344.58 443.52 471.52 570.71
Dividends Per Share 115 125 135 140 160
Total Assets 2,687.89B 2,786.47B 2,843.19B 3,007.85B 3,072.96B
Total liabilities 1,880.51B 1,939.76B 1,916.81B 1,975.23B 1,956.65B
Total equity 783,908M 801,265M 877,863M 940,437M 1,020.96B
Operating cash flow 237,732M 223,613M 259,880M 234,144M 275,101M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 13,287.40M 12,291.81M 12,085.67M 13,310.96M 13,537.96M
Gross Profit 3,036.51M 2,827.70M 2,956.87M 3,299.08M 3,385.55M
Operating income 1,343.62M 1,272.33M 1,511.76M 1,628.92M 1,726.63M
Income before tax 1,114.95M 1,117.02M 1,208.80M 1,272.11M 1,539.97M
Net income 655.27M 607.26M 715.06M 843.02M 996.94M
EBITDA 2,880.66M 2,634.17M 2,816.09M 3,131.69M 3,213.22M
Diluted EPS 3.38 3.13 3.69 4.35 5.14
Dividends Per Share 1.14 1.13 1.12 1.29 1.44
Total Assets 26,099.81M 23,235.10M 25,296.44M 26,993.19M 28,894.82M
Total liabilities 18,260.05M 16,174.85M 17,054.29M 17,726.24M 18,398.28M
Total equity 7,611.86M 6,681.38M 7,810.51M 8,439.71M 9,600.00M
Operating cash flow 2,373.24M 2,035.50M 2,164.14M 2,162.24M 2,482.13M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
PER13.02
ROA3.63%
ROE11.26%
Operating margin12.75%
Profit margin7.36%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Tatsuo Kijima
  • Executive Officer & GM-Information Technology: Kunimasa Kojima
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Kazuaki Hasegawa
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Yoshihisa Hirano
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Nobutoshi Nikaido

Shareholders

  • Marathon Asset Management LLP (4.0%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (3.3%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (3.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.0%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.3%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • JR West Employee Stock Ownership Plan (1.7%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (1.6%)

Contact Details

Related Companies

  • JR West Innovations Co. Ltd.
  • Ryoju Properties KK
  • Gomangoku Chisatosanso KK
  • West Japan JR Bus Co.
  • EL Orto Co. Ltd.
  • West Japan Railway Hiroshima Maintec Co. Ltd.
  • Nihon Ryoko Hokkaido KK
  • West Japan Railway Food Service Net Co.
  • Amagasaki Hotel Kaihatsu KK
  • Japan Railway Service Net Kanazawa Co.
  • Shinosaka Station Store KK
  • Hiroshima Station BLDG Co. Ltd.
  • West Japan Railway Kanazawa Maintec Co. Ltd.
  • JR Nishinihon Rent a Car & Lease KK
  • JR Nishinippon Fukuoka Kaihatsu KK
  • Sannomiya Terminal Building Co., Ltd.
  • WJR Isetan Co. Ltd.
  • JR West Japan Marunix Co. Ltd.
  • Chugoku JR Bus Co.
  • Chugoku Station Development Co. Ltd.
  • JR West IT Solutions Co.
  • Hotel Granvia Osaka Co. Ltd.
  • Flex International Tours Kansai, Inc.
  • JR Nishinippon Mentech KK
  • JR Service Net Okayama Co. Ltd.
  • West Japan Railway Daily Service Net Co.
  • JR Nishinihon Sogo Building Service KK
  • West Japan Railway Yonago Maintec Co. Ltd.
  • Hotel Granvia Hirosima Co. Ltd.
  • Osaka Station Development Co. Ltd.

Competitors

  • Central Japan Railway Company
  • Odakyu Electric Railway Co., Ltd.
  • East Japan Railway Company
  • Rakuten, Inc.
Last Updated on 19 Jul, 2018

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