ASICS Corp.

ASICS Corp.

ASICS Corp.

Overview
Date Founded

1949

Headquarters

7-1-1, Minatojima-Nakamachi,Chuo-Ku,Kobe, Hyogo 650-8555

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

8,586

Industries

Other Consumer Durables
Wholesale: Consumer Durables
Apparel & Footwea

Company Description

Asics Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of sports goods. It offers sports wear, sports shoes, and sports equipment. It operates through the following segments: Japan, America Area, Europe Area, Oceania Area, South East Area & South Asia Area, East Asia Area, and Others. The area segments are involved in the manufacture and sale of sporting goods. The Other segment provides outdoor products under the brand name HAGLOFS. The company was founded by Kihachiro Onitsuka on September 1, 1949 and is headquartered in Kobe, Japan.

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Executives & Employees

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

President & Chief Operating Officer

Director, Head-Corporate Planning & IR Contact

Managing Executive Officer

Managing Executive Officer

Executive Officer

Senior General Manager, Global Lifestyle Division

Senior General Manager, Global Footwear Product Marketing Division

Senior General Manager, Global Brand Marketing Division

Head-Audit Department

Board of Directors

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at ASICS Corp.

Chairman of Japan at Lincoln International LLC

Director, Head-Corporate Planning & IR Contact at ASICS Corp.

Executive Officer at ASICS Corp.

Representative Partner at TMI Associates

Managing Executive Officer at ASICS Corp.

Director at Tatsuta Electric Wire & Cable Co., Ltd.

President & Representative Director at Asics Japan Corp.

Independent Director at ASICS Corp.

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SAM is an active, prudent, long-term manager which follows a GARP-oriented investment approach. They are a research-oriented Japanese equity specialist which invests in equity and fixed income, as well as in other asset classes. They invest in established companies undergoing changes and in emerging businesses across market-caps and have specialist expertise in small-cap Japanese stocks.The firm's bottom-up approach is based on qualitative and quantitative fundamental analysis, emphasizing first-hand intelligence. Teams of analysts conduct systematic and periodic on-site company visits, and investment decisions are based on a thorough understanding of a company's business, growth potential, management quality and strategy. They seek to identify a catalyst likely to narrow the value gap between a company's intrinsic value and its market price.Investment decisions are team based, with an emphasis on validating individual investment ideas through the step-by-step confirmation of hypotheses about the growth of companies.

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HGI-Singapore is a growth-oriented investor which manages portfolios across the main asset classes, including equity, fixed-income, money-market instruments, real estate and private equity. Their investment teams include China equities, Japan equities, Asia-Pacific property equities, Asia-Pacific equities, multi-strategy equities, direct property and private equity.The firm follows a top-down approach and evaluates companies utilizing fundamental analysis, conducting in-house research supplemented by regular company visits. As part of a multinational investment firm, local analysts are supported by a global team of researchers and economists who conduct sector and theme analysis.HGI-Singapore invests primarily in fast-growing economies and markets, basing stock selection on factors such as earnings momentum, dividend growth, dividend yield, return on assets, historically low and expected low price-to-earnings ratios, below market average price-to-book ratio and low price to sales.The firm is a socially responsible investor which analyzes companies' environmental, social and ethical policies before making investment decisions.

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Recent Transactions
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ASICS Corp. purchases FitnessKeeper, Inc. from Spark Capital Partners LLC, O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures LLC, LaunchCapital LLC, Boston Seed Capital LLC

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Marubeni Corporation, Marubeni Logistics Corp. purchase Asics Physical Distribution Corp. from ASICS Corp.

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ASICS Corp. purchases Asics Trading Co., Ltd.

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Advisors & Consultants
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Of Counsel at Fish & Richardson P.C.

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Sales Associate at Short Hills at Prominent Properties Sotheby's

Clients

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Caleres, Inc. engages in the retail and wholesale of footwear. It offers products for women and men through retail shoe stores and e-Commerce websites. It operates through the following segments: Famous Footwear, Brand Portfolio, and Other. The Famous Footwear segment provides brand-name athletic, casual, and dress shoes for the entire family. The Brand Portfolio segment sells footwear on a wholesale basis to retailers. The Other segment covers corporate assets, administrative expenses, other costs, and recoveries that are not allocated to the operating units. The company was founded by George Warren Brown in 1878 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. engages in the retail of extensive assortment of authentic sports equipment, apparel, footwear, and accessories through a blend of associates, in-store services, and unique specialty shop-in-shops. The company was founded by Richard T. Stack in 1948 and is headquartered in Coraopolis, PA.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$345B
Total Enterprise Value
$343B
Earnings Per Share
$68.33
Revenue
$400B
Net Profit
$13B
EBITDA
$30.3B
EBITDAMargin
7.57%
Total Debt
$61.7B
Total Equity
$201B
Enterprise Value Sales
0.86x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
11.32x
TEVNet Income
26.43x
Debt TEV
0.18x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
-5.37%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
8.98%
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