Japan Tobacco Inc.


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Sep 22, 2017
Prev close: 3,674
Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 2,000M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(2914)
Consumer Non-Durables
Full time employees: 44,667

Business summary

Japan Tobacco, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of tobacco, pharmaceutical and processed food products. It operates through the following business divisions: Domestic Tobacco, Overseas Tobacco, Pharmaceutical, and Processed Food. The Domestic Tobacco division deals with the production and sale of tobacco products in domestic areas. The Overseas Tobacco division manufactures and markets tobacco products worldwide. The Pharmaceutical division develops, manufactures, and sells prescription drugs. The Beverage division manufactures and sells coffee and flavored water drinks. The Processed Food division offers processed food products that include frozen noodles, frozen and packed cooked rice and frozen baked bread, and seasonings. The company was founded on April 1, 1985 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 2,143.28B
Gross profit 1,191.76B
Operating income 535,001M
Income before tax 571,748M
Net income 421,695M
EBITDA 675,146M
Diluted EPS 235.33
Dividends per share 130
Total assets 4,744.37B
Total liabilities 2,216.33B
Total equity 2,456.09B
Operating cash flow 376,549M

Currency in JPY

Revenue 19,724.90M
Gross profit 10,967.95M
Operating income 4,923.67M
Income before tax 5,261.86M
Net income 3,880.90M
EBITDA 6,213.44M
Diluted EPS 2.16
Dividends per share 1.19
Total assets 40,677.10M
Total liabilities 19,002.29M
Total equity 21,057.92M
Operating cash flow 3,465.42M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 16.32
ROA 9.06%
ROE 17.18%
Operating margin 24.96%
Profit margin 19.67%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Mitsuomi Koizumi
  • Director, EVP, Head-Finance, CSR & Communications: Hideki Miyazaki
  • Representative Director, Deputy CEO & VP: Yasushi Shingai
  • Head-Compliance & General Affairs: Ryoji Chijiiwa
  • Representative Director & Executive Vice President: Mutsuo Iwai

Share holders

  • Government of Japan(33.3%)
  • Japan Tobacco Inc.(10.4%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(1.6%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management)(1.6%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.2%)
  • Newton Investment Management Ltd.(0.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(0.8%)
  • Artisan Partners LP(0.7%)
  • Deutsche Asset Management Investment GmbH(0.6%)


  • Website: http://www.jti.co.jp
  • Address: 2-2-1 Toranomon, Minato-Ku, Tokyo, 105-8422, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3582.3111

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