Dentsu, Inc.


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Sep 22, 2017
Prev close: 4,825
Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 288.40M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4324)
Commercial Services
Advertising/Marketing Services
Full time employees: 55,843

Business summary

Dentsu Inc. engages in the advertising and communication-related solution services. It operates through the Japan and International segments. The Japan segment offers marketing design, creative sphere, digital and social media, media content, communication design, promotions, data solutions, and social solutions. The International segment provides global network and multi-market brands. The company was founded by Hoshiro Mitsunaga on July 1, 1901 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 838,359M
Gross profit 741,783M
Operating income 127,000M
Income before tax 129,556M
Net income 83,501M
EBITDA 176,544M
Diluted EPS 292.84
Dividends per share 85
Total assets 3,155.23B
Total liabilities 2,173.26B
Total equity 932,742M
Operating cash flow 143,585M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 7,715.51M
Gross profit 6,826.71M
Operating income 1,168.79M
Income before tax 1,192.31M
Net income 768.46M
EBITDA 1,624.75M
Diluted EPS 2.69
Dividends per share 0.78
Total assets 27,052.17M
Total liabilities 18,633.04M
Total equity 7,997.10M
Operating cash flow 1,321.42M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 18.78
ROA 2.68%
ROE 8.34%
Operating margin 15.14%
Profit margin 9.96%

Key executive

  • President & Chief Executive Officer: Toshihiro Yamamoto
  • CFO, Representative Director & EVP: Shoichi Nakamoto
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Timothy P. Andree
  • Senior Vice President: Kazufumi Hattori
  • Senior Vice President: Akira Tonouchi

Share holders

  • Kyodo News(6.5%)
  • Jiji Press Ltd.(5.7%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(4.6%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(3.8%)
  • Northern Cross LLC(2.5%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.4%)
  • Dentsu, Inc.(2.2%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Dentsu Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan(2.0%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.(1.7%)


  • Website:
  • Address: 1-8-1 Higashi-Shinbashi, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-7001, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6216.5111

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