SoftBank Group Corp.


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Oct 19, 2017
Prev close: 9,899
Oct 19, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,100.66M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(9984)
Technology Services
Information Technology Services
Full time employees: 68,402

Business summary

SoftBank Group Corp. is a holding company that engages in the management of its group companies which provides information technology and telecommunication services. It operates through the following segments: Mobile Communications, Sprint, Fixed-line Telecommunications, Internet, and Others. The Mobile Communications segment provides mobile communications services in Japan; distributes and sells mobile devices and accessories, and IT related products; and produces and distributes online games. The Sprint segment offers mobile communications and fixed-line telecommunications services and sells mobile devices and accessories in the United States. The Fixed-line Telecommunications segment covers the fixed-line telephone services and data transmission dedicated line services. The Internet segment includes internet advertising business, e-commerce business, and membership services. The Others segment handles business related to Fukuoka Softbank Hawks baseball team. The company was founded on September 3, 1981 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 8,901.00B
Gross profit 3,399.38B
Operating income 1,140.85B
Income before tax 390,976M
Net income 877,902M
EBITDA 2,613.52B
Diluted EPS 800.94
Dividends per share 44
Total assets 24,634.21B
Total liabilities 20,164.48B
Total equity 3,586.35B
Operating cash flow 1,500.72B

Currency in JPY

Revenue 82,197.88M
Gross profit 31,392.23M
Operating income 10,535.42M
Income before tax 3,610.53M
Net income 8,107.14M
EBITDA 24,135.04M
Diluted EPS 7.39
Dividends per share 0.40
Total assets 221,073.42M
Total liabilities 180,960.97M
Total equity 32,184.79M
Operating cash flow 13,858.73M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 9.68
ROA 3.87%
ROE 28.31%
Operating margin 12.81%
Profit margin 9.86%

Key executive

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Masayoshi Son
  • President, Chief Operating Officer & Director: Ken Miyauchi
  • Managing Executive Officer & Manager-Finance: Yoshimitsu Goto
  • Executive Officer & Investor Relations Contact: Kazuko Kimiwada
  • Executive Officer & Manager- Legal Affairs: Masato Suzaki

Share holders

  • SON MASAYOSHI(24.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)(3.7%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.1%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(1.2%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.0%)
  • SoftBank Group Corp.(1.0%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.(0.9%)


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  • Address: 1-9-1 Higashi Shimbashi, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-7303, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6889.2000

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