Consumer GoodsPersonal Goods
  • Price (JPY)14,950.00
  • Today's Change240.00 / 1.63%
  • Shares traded136.20k
  • 1 Year change-19.45%
  • Beta0.8688
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About the company

KOSE Corporation is a Japan-based company principally engaged in the manufacture and sale of cosmetic products. The Company operates in two business segments. Make-up segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of products under the brands of KOSE, Sekkisei, ESPRIQUE, COSME DECORTE, Predia, INFINITY, JILLSTUART, ADDICTION, CLIE, ALBION, tarte, among others. Cosmetry segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of products under the brands of Visee, Fasio, ELSIA, softymo, SUNCUT, CLEAR TURN, Stephen Knoll New York, Nature & Co, among others. The Company is also involved in the manufacture and sale of amenity products, the leasing of real estate properties, the manufacture and export of materials, as well as the original equipment manufacturing (OEM) business.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)306.06bn
  • Net income in JPY19.85bn
  • Incorporated1948
  • Employees8.25k
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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)
Milbon Co., Ltd.34.89bn3.97bn178.83bn910.0044.445.1732.365.13121.50121.501,068.761,043.780.8942.038.6738,343,760.0010.1710.7411.5312.6065.2267.9311.3811.682.8870.150.0040.303.077.530.493811.504.7310.49
PALTAC Corp1.04tn25.29bn365.43bn2.20k14.451.6411.950.3501397.93397.9316,426.873,500.992.5021.165.25475,354,300.006.064.7911.499.267.827.812.421.851.26--0.034721.953.075.6728.5619.8791.019.24
Fancl Corp120.56bn8.85bn452.33bn1.43k47.476.2936.893.7573.1073.10995.59551.581.332.859.4884,192,740.009.777.0611.688.4270.7770.957.345.592.74--0.132756.603.5210.3115.4534.128.0914.87
Pola Orbis Holdings Inc193.48bn10.67bn477.75bn4.05k43.282.6526.182.4748.1748.17873.65785.840.89131.5011.1447,795,210.004.937.225.608.6183.1782.395.537.484.3442.330.0091.31-11.532.11134.7913.662.7629.76
PIGEON CORPORATION95.93bn10.83bn599.14bn3.95k54.458.6241.256.2590.4590.45801.34571.,261,250.0012.3615.5615.5220.2350.6649.2311.5312.733.3466.860.0058.12-4.523.52-18.966.424.9614.87
Lion Corp349.30bn30.49bn642.80bn7.15k20.522.8414.671.84104.75104.751,199.98756.180.9323.686.0748,845,760.008.736.5714.0011.3750.1153.169.375.821.31--0.037825.01-0.5392-1.11-19.7122.789.5516.00
KOSE Corporation306.06bn19.85bn891.32bn8.25k42.273.9329.562.91348.04348.045,365.433,745.,116,180.006.8011.089.1815.3472.6173.866.669.832.03--0.036330.59-1.589.54-27.8917.2231.3224.31
Shiseido Company, Limited984.71bn-266.00m2.75tn40.00k--5.9441.602.79-0.7181-0.71812,463.351,156.190.87871.326.6424,617,800.000.1472--0.2286--75.62--0.1675--0.65879.940.4031--3.35--19.80------
Unicharm Corp728.29bn40.10bn3.15tn16.30k75.726.4536.994.3367.0767.071,218.07787.190.87816.607.3644,669,280.005.757.528.6311.6239.0339.576.558.181.74--0.060924.643.77---24.83------
Kao Corp1.45tn141.52bn3.74tn33.60k26.354.3016.462.58294.22294.223,010.401,803.260.93113.897.8843,091,390.009.249.8912.3314.2843.2848.429.929.271.27211.370.221438.52-0.38241.39-3.7613.2511.0013.18
Data as of Oct 21 2020. Currency figures normalised to Kose Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

23.27%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Jun 20204.78m7.89%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 15 Sep 20203.65m6.02%
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 20201.24m2.05%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 2020870.21k1.44%
Comgest SAas of 30 Jun 2020767.40k1.27%
MFS International (UK) Ltd.as of 31 Aug 2020635.90k1.05%
Capital International KKas of 15 Sep 2020624.10k1.03%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 30 Sep 2020545.20k0.90%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 30 Sep 2020519.00k0.86%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 08 Oct 2020466.56k0.77%
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