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Isin JP3436100006
Ticker SFTBF
Currency $
Aware Investor Index (AII) 0.4282
Recommendation HOLD
P/E 32.77
ROE 11.54 %
Capitalization 85,868,403,000 $
Dividend Yield 0.55 %
P/S 0.94
AII Position 346
P/E Position 433
ROE Position 365
Capitalization Position 103
Dividend Yield Position 591
Sales 91,304,000,000 $
10-Year Average Earnings 2,620,398,200 $
Shares Outstanding 1,146,900,000
Equity 22,714,000,000 $
Dividend per Share 0.41 $
Industry Telecommunications
Country Japan
SOFTBANK Investor Relations Web Site http://www.softbank.co.jp/en/irinfo/finance/highlight/


2015 12 91,304,000,000.00 $
2014 12 72,149,630,000.00 $
2013 12 65,410,000,000.00 $


2015 12 4,728,000,000.00 $
2014 12 5,561,796,000.00 $
2013 12 5,171,000,000.00 $
2012 12 3,050,390,000.00 $
2011 12 3,307,780,000.00 $
2010 12 2,000,070,000.00 $
2009 12 1,019,520,000.00 $
2008 12 455,094,000.00 $
2007 12 303,723,000.00 $
2006 12 606,609,000.00 $


2015 12 22,714,000,000.00 $
2014 12 23,685,662,000.00 $
2013 12 19,185,000,000.00 $
2012 12 16,545,740,000.00 $

Shares Outstanding:

2015 12 1,146,900,000
2014 12 1,189,891,000
2013 12 1,200,660,365
2012 12 1,200,660,365


Bloomberg News for SOFTBANK:

May 25, 2006
Amnesty Intl. Sees Red over Yahoo China
company. Yahoo has one seat on the Alibaba board, with Japanese Internet powerhouse Softbank (SFTBF) holding another, and Alibaba itself holding the remaining two. DOING GOOD? For...
Aug 28, 2006
Softbank's Aggressive Accounting
Has Softbank (SFTBF) used aggressive accounting to boost its quarterly earnings? Some analysts say the Japanese Internet and telecom giant recently took a big write-down of assets without telling...
Feb 7, 2007
In Japan, Gadgets to Keep an Eye on Kids
security firms and major Japanese handset makers such as NTT DoCoMo (DCM), KDDI, and Softbank (SFTBF). Japan's birthrate may be falling, but not the market for personal security gadgets and services...
Nov 13, 2006
Asia's Mobile Mashup Free-For-All
on their handsets. DoCoMo and other mobile-phone operators, such as KDDI (KDDIF) and Softbank (SFTBF), are hooking up with popular social-network sites to allow users to blog or upload photos from...
Jun 23, 2003
Online Extra: Yahoo! Japan: King of the Hill
joint venture between America's Yahoo! (YHOO ) and Japanese investment group Softbank (SFTBF ), is also charging into broadband services, with the aim of taking the lead in delivering...
Jan 29, 2007
Credit Suisse Upgrade Buoys Softbank
Softbank (SFTBF) founder and President Masayoshi Son is no stranger to bold strategic bets. He shook up Japan's broadband business several years back by undercutting rivals on price with Softbank's...
Mar 17, 2006
Softbank-Vodafone Deal Rings True
quickly and fully," Son told the Associated Press. NOT A TOTAL SURPRISE. Softbank (SFTBF) had planned to get into cellular in 2007. Now, Son won't have to pay huge up-front marketing...
May 15, 2006
Japan's Cell Phones Playing Apple's Tune?
Masayoshi Son can never be accused of dawdling. When the chief executive of Tokyo-based Softbank (SFTBF) snapped up British wireless operator Vodafone's (VODPF) local business in March, there was little...
Aug 14, 2000
Techs Tank Around The World
65 13/16 (TMX) SOFTBANK 87 127 (SFTBF) WORLDCOM 38 5/16 49 13/16 (WCOM) ...
Dec 27, 1999
Sevgi Ipek's Picks
7-11 JAPAN (SVELY) 142 1/2 169.2 SOFTBANK CORP. (SFTBF) 695 NA TOTAL FINA (TOT) 66 19.2 ...

Google News for SOFTBANK:

Seeking Alpha - 4 hours ago
FT: SoftBank could relist Arm Holdings to benefit Vision Fund
FT reports that SoftBank (OTCPK:SFTBF, OTCPK:SFTBY) could relist Arm Holdings in an IPO to serve as an exit strategy for the Vision Fund. SoftBank bought chipmaker Arm two years ago. The Vision Fund will soon acquire a 25% stake in Arm, pending approval from the Committee on Foreign Investment ...
Seeking Alpha - 26 Feb 2018
SoftBank Vision Fund wants Uber IPO in 2019
Mitra's comment came during Mobile World Congress where along with answering “of course” to wanting Uber to hit its IPO goal, Mitra praised the work of Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. Mitra tells CNBC “the future of Uber is not just transportation, but also food delivery, also insurance, car leasing, all kinds ...
Frisco Fastball - 11 Mar 2018
The stock of SOFTBANK CORP ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN (OTCMKTS:SFTBF) registered an increase of 18.16% in short interest. SFTBF's total short interest was 3.12M shares in March as published by FINRA. Its up 18.16% from 2.64M shares, reported previously. With 16,700 shares average volume, ...
Bloomberg - 18 Feb 2018
SoftBank's Plan Raises Doubts on $33-Billion Bond Guarantees
The mobile division SoftBank Corp. assures payments to investors on $33.4 billion in bonds of its parent, which is rated junk by Moody's Investors Service and S&P Global Ratings, according to Bloomberg-compiled data. The unit needs to prove its independence to get listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, ...
Herald KS - 5 hours ago
SailPoint Technologies Holdings (SAIL) Investors: KeyBanc Keeps ...
The stock of SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SAIL) earned “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, December 12. SOFTBANK CORP ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN (OTCMKTS:SFTBF) had an increase of 18.16% in short interest. SFTBF's SI was 3.12M shares in March as released by FINRA.
Frisco Fastball - 19 Feb 2018
The stock of SOFTBANK CORPORATION ORD (OTCMKTS:SFTBF) registered a decrease of 15.17% in short interest. SFTBF's total short interest was 1.95 million shares in February as published by FINRA. Its down 15.17% from 2.30 million shares, reported previously. With 13,300 shares average volume, ...
Financial Times - 19 Feb 2018
Is Softbank's maverick boss really another Warren Buffett?
Masayoshi Son likes to compare himself with Warren Buffett, drawing parallels between the sprawling tech-rooted SoftBank that he heads and Mr Buffett's industrial Berkshire Hathaway empire. To be sure, the groups' foundations are very different — 1980s Japanese software versus 1960s US textiles.
FT: Former Qualcomm Chairman Seeks Funds To Take Company ...
The Financial Times reported that Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp (SFTBF.PK) was one of the potential partners approached by Jacobs to fund the buyout of Qualcomm. SoftBank controls the $100 billionVision Fund, its tech investment vehicle. According to the FT report, Jacobs' personal ties ...
Nasdaq - 3 days ago
SoftBank joins $535M round in DoorDash at $1.4B valuation
SoftBank's (OTCPK:SFTBF, OTCPK:SFTBY) Vision Fund participates in a $535M funding round in food delivery service DoorDash. Other round participants: Sequoia Capital and Singapore's GIC. The San Francisco-based, five-year-old startup will use the money to expand from 600 cities to about 1,600 ...
Seeking Alpha - 1 Mar 2018
Walmart in Talks to Become the Largest Shareholder in Amazon ...
Bloomberg reported that Walmart is keen to buy about a third of Flipkart Online Services Pvt by purchasing stakes from its biggest shareholders, Tiger Global Management and SoftBank Group Corp. (SFTBF). The retail giant is reportedly willing to spend about $7 billion to make the deal happen, a figure that ...