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Yahoo Japan Corp.

  • 310.00 JPY
  • -7.00
  • -2.21%
  • Japan
    Dec 10, 2018
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Business Summary

Yahoo Japan Corp. engages in the internet advertising, e-Commerce, and members services businesses. It operates through the Media and Commerce business segments. The Media business segment covers advertisement related services that include search linked advertisement and dsiplay advertisement. The Commerce business segment handles commerce related services in Yahoo Auction!, Yahoo! Shopping, ASKUL Corp., and Yahoo! Premium. It also provides settlement finance related services. The company was founded on January 31, 1996 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 JPYUSD
Gross Profit514,718M4,644.11M
Operating income175,145M1,580.26M
Income before tax193,177M1,742.96M
Net income131,154M1,183.35M
Diluted EPS23.030.20
Dividends Per Share8.860.07
Total Assets2,534.07B23,827.68M
Total liabilities1,412.13B13,278.16M
Total equity1,013.36B9,528.61M
Operating cash flow75,457M680.82M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 408,514M 428,487M 652,327M 853,730M 897,185M
Gross Profit 332,654M 329,046M 377,774M 446,119M 514,718M
Operating income 196,437M 197,212M 165,301M 202,787M 175,145M
Income before tax 208,318M 206,626M 225,268M 192,528M 193,177M
Net income 128,605M 133,051M 171,617M 136,589M 131,154M
EBITDA 209,889M 214,147M 195,998M 240,833M 219,549M
Diluted EPS 22.43 23.37 30.14 23.99 23.03
Dividends Per Share 4.43 8.86 8.86 8.86 8.86
Total Assets 849,987M 1,007.60B 1,342.79B 1,551.25B 2,534.07B
Total liabilities 222,269M 267,048M 430,035M 552,543M 1,412.13B
Total equity 619,682M 726,003M 844,166M 930,820M 1,013.36B
Operating cash flow 132,793M 126,239M 105,409M 127,023M 75,457M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 4,078.14M 3,900.42M 5,432.24M 7,883.92M 8,094.96M
Gross Profit 3,320.84M 2,995.23M 3,145.90M 4,119.76M 4,644.11M
Operating income 1,961.00M 1,795.17M 1,376.54M 1,872.67M 1,580.26M
Income before tax 2,079.61M 1,880.87M 1,875.91M 1,777.93M 1,742.96M
Net income 1,283.84M 1,211.13M 1,429.13M 1,261.35M 1,183.35M
EBITDA 2,095.29M 1,949.33M 1,632.17M 2,224.01M 1,980.90M
Diluted EPS 0.22 0.21 0.25 0.22 0.20
Dividends Per Share 0.04 0.08 0.07 0.08 0.07
Total Assets 8,253.50M 8,401.93M 11,947.14M 13,921.34M 23,827.68M
Total liabilities 2,158.26M 2,226.79M 3,826.10M 4,958.65M 13,278.16M
Total equity 6,017.20M 6,053.80M 7,510.70M 8,353.40M 9,528.61M
Operating cash flow 1,325.65M 1,149.12M 877.79M 1,173.01M 680.82M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin19.52%
Profit margin14.61%

Key executives

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Kentaro Kawabe
  • Chief Financial Officer & Executive Officer: Ryosuke Sakaue
  • Chief Technology Officer: Chiaki Fujimon
  • Executive Officer: Yuji Umemura
  • Executive Officer: Masatsugu Shidachi


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  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. (0.4%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (0.4%)
  • International Value Advisers LLC (0.3%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Kioi Tower, Tokyo Garden Terrace, 1-3 Kioi-cho, Tokyo, 102-8282, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6898.8200

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Last Updated on 10 Dec, 2018

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