Shiseido Co., Ltd.


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Dec 13, 2017
Prev close: 5,475
Dec 13, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 400M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4911)
Consumer Non-Durables
Household/Personal Care
Full time employees: 36,549

Business summary

Shiseido Co., Ltd. engages in the production and sale of cosmetics for men and women. It operates through the following segments: Japan, China, Asia Pacific, Americas, Europe, Middle & Africa and Travel Retail. The Japan, China, Asia Pacific, Americas, and EMEA segments sells cosmetics, fragrance, and personal care products with core brands such as Shiseido, clé de peau BEAUTÉ, ELIXIR, MAQUILLAGE, AUPRES, urara, TSUBAKI, Za, and narciso rodriguez in each corresponding region. The Travel Retail segment sells brands Shiseido, clé de peau BEAUTÉ, bareMinerals, and NARS in airport duty-free shops. The company was founded by Arinobu Fukuhara on September 17, 1872 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 850,306M
Gross profit 642,753M
Operating income 36,781M
Income before tax 49,866M
Net income 32,102M
EBITDA 76,177M
Diluted EPS 80.3
Dividends per share 20
Total assets 946,007M
Total liabilities 532,134M
Total equity 393,783M
Operating cash flow 59,129M

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Revenue 7,825.46M
Gross profit 5,915.32M
Operating income 338.49M
Income before tax 458.92M
Net income 295.43M
EBITDA 701.06M
Diluted EPS 0.73
Dividends per share 0.18
Total assets 8,110.83M
Total liabilities 4,562.38M
Total equity 3,376.19M
Operating cash flow 544.17M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 36.79
ROA 3.65%
ROE 8.16%
Operating margin 4.32%
Profit margin 3.77%

Key executive

  • Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer: Masahiko Uotani
  • CFO & Head-Corporate Administration: Norio Tadakawa
  • Corporate Officer-Technology & Engineering: Masaya Hosaka
  • Global-Information & Communication Technology: Mitsuru Kameyama
  • Managing Executive Officer, General Manager-R&D: Youichi Shimatani

Share holders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(3.7%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.5%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(2.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(2.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.2%)
  • EdgePoint Investment Group, Inc.(2.2%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Shiseido Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.7%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 7-5-5 Ginza, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, 104-0061, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3572.5111

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