TechnologySoftware & Computer Services
  • Price (JPY)5,180.00
  • Today's Change0.00 / 0.00%
  • Shares traded511.10k
  • 1 Year change35.07%
  • Beta0.7836
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About the company

LINE Corporation is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the operation of LINE business portal business. Its LINE business portal segment includes communication and content service and advertising service. Communication and content service provides communication, contents and other services, such as LINE Pay, LINE FRIENDS and LINE Mobile. Advertising service provides LINE advertising and portal advertising services.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)230.70bn
  • Net income in JPY-47.47bn
  • Incorporated2000
  • Employees7.91k
  • Location
    Line Corp23F, JR Shinjuku Miraina Tower4-1-6, ShinjukuSHINJUKU-KU 160-0022JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 343162050
  • Websitehttps://linecorp.com/ja/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
3938:TYO since
Shiodome Z Holdings CorpAnnounced23 Dec 201923 Dec 2019Announced-1.52%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Kakaku.com Inc60.20bn18.60bn395.22bn977.0021.459.4118.556.5689.1489.14288.54203.121.16--6.8261,621,290.0035.8035.7443.3944.0112.15--30.9132.11--64.110.163640.0217.2112.966.3612.9910.0723.56
SCSK Corp383.46bn33.18bn483.92bn12.37k14.542.3810.791.26319.43319.433,692.101,952.391.2129.406.0131,011,650.0010.557.9613.8413.6925.0424.578.728.212.34--0.21432.456.534.47-14.158.6911.2820.11
OTSUKA CORPORATION886.54bn43.50bn865.46bn8.91k19.853.3316.910.9762229.41229.414,675.801,367.762.0422.776.2999,476,660.0010.128.7317.0114.8820.3021.224.964.471.87--0.0344.7116.677.9129.4513.152.0919.57
NEC Corp3.05tn81.74bn1.04tn110.60k12.641.164.310.3394314.77314.7711,762.603,427.741.057.153.5527,617,950.
Rakuten Inc1.26tn-31.89bn1.12tn20.05k--1.4515.340.8899-24.26-24.26930.75542.430.1531--6.2663,029,570.00-0.40061.05-0.43461.13-0.23559.73-2.626.29---0.02850.700910.2314.7516.12-122.41--41.340.00
Line Corp230.70bn-47.47bn1.25tn7.91k--7.85--5.42-198.50-196.07964.69659.960.4489--5.7029,154,050.00-10.12-2.78-14.51-4.40--96.99-22.54-4.521.80-2.610.5332---1.9521.63-1,059.55--24.63--
Z Holdings Corp1.01tn83.56bn1.59tn12.87k19.322.039.981.5817.0817.08204.59162.320.315820.272.3278,199,240.002.748.103.5710.6658.5760.448.6717.20--5.720.503337.906.4118.50-40.01-9.3630.2114.87
Fujitsu Ltd3.89tn153.01bn1.96tn132.14k12.541.595.540.5030754.02754.0219,188.525,964.801.278.844.8129,458,620.004.993.819.317.5028.8227.233.922.801.16--0.263318.14-3.56-3.66-34.69-1.58-7.6630.26
M3 Inc125.71bn21.59bn2.14tn6.02k97.9613.3177.2517.0132.1632.16187.31236.650.7504--4.0620,867,360.0014.3218.5417.5724.1558.4157.8019.0820.27--697.720.050522.1619.6825.208.0018.4019.4516.59
Data as of Apr 02 2020. Currency figures normalised to Line Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

3.59%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 29 Feb 20201.48m0.62%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 20191.16m0.48%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 16 Dec 2019954.10k0.40%
Comgest SAas of 29 Nov 2019915.50k0.38%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 05 Mar 2020897.87k0.37%
Nikko Asset Management Americas, Inc.as of 07 Dec 2018840.20k0.35%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 2019829.22k0.34%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 05 Mar 2020775.71k0.32%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 28 Feb 2020504.50k0.21%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 26 Mar 2020304.73k0.13%
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