Avex (Japan) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1988

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 2,131


  • Stock Symbol
  • 7860

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 17

  • Share Price
  • $7.71
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Avex (Japan) General Information


Avex Inc is a diversified media company, which holds a number of entertainment subsidiaries. The company has four primary business segments: music, video, management and live content, and other. The music segment designs, produces, and sells music and music-related content. The video segment plans, produces, sells, and distributes video content and feature films. The management and live business segment manages artists, sells merchandise, operates fan clubs, and is involved in the production of concerts and live events. The other business segment operates schools, restaurants, and real estate. The company generates the vast majority of its revenue in Japan.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Avex Group Holdings
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Sumitomo Fudosan Azabu-Juban Building
  • 1-4-1 Mita, Minato-ku
  • Tokyo, 108-0073
  • Japan

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Avex (Japan) Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$7.71 $7.72 $7.66 - $11.39 $349M 45.3M 169K $0.15

Avex (Japan) Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2024 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Mar-2023 FY 2022 31-Mar-2022
EV 39,341 39,341 178,287 104,555
Revenue 923,158 923,158 897,912 876,216
EBITDA 31,289 31,289 51,617 39,103
Net Income 6,831 6,831 20,254 8,180
Total Assets 726,046 726,046 817,396 801,332
Total Debt 40 40 68 131
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Avex (Japan) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Avex (Japan) Patents

Avex (Japan) Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-6050416-B2 Terminal device and computer program Inactive 01-Apr-2015
JP-WO2016017814-A1 Hemp fiber for spinning and hemp fiber for spinning Pending 31-Jul-2014 00000000 0
JP-WO2016017815-A1 Hemp fiber for spinning and hemp fiber for spinning Active 31-Jul-2014 D01C1/02 0

Avex (Japan) Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Shinji Hayashi Chief Financial Officer, Representative Director & Head-Compliance
Shinsuke Kato Executive Officer
Katsumi Kuroiwa Chief Executive Officer & Chief Operating Officer, Operations
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Avex (Japan) Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Akihiro Tamaki Self Board Member 000 0000
Keiichi Okubo Self Board Member 000 0000
Masato Matsuura Self Founder, Chairman & Representative Director 000 0000
Nobuyuki Kobayashi Avex (Japan) Board Member 000 0000
Shinji Hayashi Avex (Japan) Chief Financial Officer, Representative Director & Head-Compliance 000 0000
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Avex (Japan) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

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Avex (Japan) Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Avex (Japan) Investments & Acquisitions (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
S10 Entertainment 09-May-2024 000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000000 0
Liminal Space 18-Dec-2023 00000 0000 00.00 Electrical Equipment
Eastern Standard Times 21-Sep-2021 0000 00000 0000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
Coestation 05-Feb-2020 00000 0000 Software Development Applications
LIVESTAR (Information Services B2C) 07-Nov-2019 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000000
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Avex (Japan) Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Makey Social/Platform Software Tokyo, Japan 2014
Asia Promotion Human Capital Services Tokyo, Japan 0000
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Avex (Japan) ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated December, 01, 2023

19.04 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

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Avex (Japan) Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Coestation 05-Feb-2020 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Endel 27-Sep-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Completed
  • 10 buyers
Avex Broadcasting & Communications 01-Mar-2009 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Dwango 15-Mar-2006 PIPE 000.00 Completed
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Avex (Japan) FAQs

  • When was Avex (Japan) founded?

    Avex (Japan) was founded in 1988.

  • Who is the CEO of Avex (Japan)?

    Katsumi Kuroiwa is the CEO of Avex (Japan).

  • Where is Avex (Japan) headquartered?

    Avex (Japan) is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

  • What is the size of Avex (Japan)?

    Avex (Japan) has 2,131 total employees.

  • What industry is Avex (Japan) in?

    Avex (Japan)’s primary industry is Movies, Music and Entertainment.

  • Is Avex (Japan) a private or public company?

    Avex (Japan) is a Public company.

  • What is Avex (Japan)’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Avex (Japan) is 7860.

  • What is the current stock price of Avex (Japan)?

    As of 28-May-2024 the stock price of Avex (Japan) is $7.71.

  • What is the current market cap of Avex (Japan)?

    The current market capitalization of Avex (Japan) is $349M.

  • What is Avex (Japan)’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Avex (Japan) is $923M.

  • What is Avex (Japan)’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Avex (Japan)’s EPS for 12 months was $0.15.

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