Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.


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Sep 22, 2017
Prev close: 2,565.5
Sep 22, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 709.01M

Currency in JPY

Company profile

Market(Ticker): TKS(4568)
Health Technology
Pharmaceuticals: Other
Full time employees: 14,670

Business summary

Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. engages in the research, development, manufacture, and sale of pharmaceutical products. It operates through the following segments: Daiichi Sankyo Group and Ranbaxy Group. The Daiichi Sankyo Group segment comprises of Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries. The Ranbaxy Group segment includes its core company, Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Both group segments deal with business activities in prescription drugs and general pharmaceutical products. The company was founded on September 28, 2005 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Financial highlights

Mar 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 955,124M
Gross profit 605,751M
Operating income 127,875M
Income before tax 87,626M
Net income 53,466M
EBITDA 175,248M
Diluted EPS 79.44
Dividends per share 70
Total assets 1,914.97B
Total liabilities 743,545M
Total equity 1,175.89B
Operating cash flow 136,234M

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Revenue 8,820.26M
Gross profit 5,593.91M
Operating income 1,180.88M
Income before tax 809.19M
Net income 493.74M
EBITDA 1,618.35M
Diluted EPS 0.73
Dividends per share 0.64
Total assets 17,185.48M
Total liabilities 6,672.75M
Total equity 10,552.78M
Operating cash flow 1,258.07M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Mar 2017

PER 31.48
ROA 2.80%
ROE 4.44%
Operating margin 13.38%
Profit margin 5.59%

Key executive

  • President, CEO & Representative Director: Joji Nakayama
  • IR Contact, Manager-Finance & Accounting: Kentaro Takamura
  • Executive Officer & Senior Manager-Research: Masahiko Ohtsuki
  • Senior Managing Executive Officer, Head-R&D: Glenn J. Gormley
  • Representative Director, EVP & GM-Personnel: Sunao Manabe

Share holders

  • Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.(6.4%)
  • Nippon Life Insurance Co.(5.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd.(4.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(3.1%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.(2.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.1%)
  • Mizuho Bank Pension Fund(2.0%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.(1.6%)
  • Daiichi Sankyo Employee Stock Ownership Plan(1.5%)


  • Website: http://www.daiichisankyo.co.jp
  • Address: Daiichi Sankyo Head Office Bldg, A&B, 3-5-1 Nihonbashi-honcho, Tokyo, 103-8426, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.6225.1111

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