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Yahoo Japan Corp  (OTCPK:YAHOY) Gross Profit: $4,417 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2017)

Yahoo Japan Corp's gross profit for the three months ended in Jun. 2017 was $1,082 Mil. Yahoo Japan Corp's gross profit for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2017 was $4,417 Mil.

Gross Margin % is calculated as gross profit divided by its revenue. Yahoo Japan Corp's gross profit for the three months ended in Jun. 2017 was $1,082 Mil. Yahoo Japan Corp's Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2017 was $1,918 Mil. Therefore, Yahoo Japan Corp's Gross Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 was 56.44%.

Yahoo Japan Corp had a gross margin of 56.44% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 => Durable competitive advantage

During the past 13 years, the highest Gross Margin % of Yahoo Japan Corp was 90.72%. The lowest was 56.25%. And the median was 88.78%.

Warning Sign:

Yahoo Japan Corp gross margin has been in long term decline. The average rate of decline per year is -9.5%.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Yahoo Japan Corp Annual Data

Mar08 Mar09 Mar10 Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17
Gross Profit Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 3,235.16 3,250.48 2,848.85 3,585.84 4,252.85

Yahoo Japan Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17
Gross Profit Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1,073.04 1,135.67 1,075.10 1,123.55 1,082.46

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Calculation

Gross Profit is the different between the sale prices and the cost of buying or producing the goods.

Yahoo Japan Corp's Gross Profit for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as

Gross Profit (A: Mar. 2017 )=Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold
=7560.71964682 - 3307.86908911
=4,253

Yahoo Japan Corp's Gross Profit for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 is calculated as

Gross Profit (Q: Jun. 2017 )=Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold
=1917.96173796 - 835.493413371
=1,082

Gross Profit for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2017 was 1135.6663061 (Sep. 2016 ) + 1075.10381636 (Dec. 2016 ) + 1123.54704583 (Mar. 2017 ) + 1082.4593086 (Jun. 2017 ) = $4,417 Mil.

Gross Profit is the numerator in the calculation of Gross Margin:

Yahoo Japan Corp's Gross Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 is calculated as

Gross Margin % (Q: Jun. 2017 )=Gross Profit (Q: Jun. 2017 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2017 )
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=1,082 / 1917.96173796
=56.44 %

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

A positive Gross Profit is only the first step for a company to make a net profit. The gross profit needs to be big enough to also cover related labor, equipment, rental, marketing/advertising, research and development and a lot of other costs in selling the products.


Explanation

Warren Buffett believes that firms with excellent long term economics tend to have consistently higher margins.

Durable competitive advantage creates a high Gross Margin % because of the freedom to price in excess of cost. Companies can be categorized by their Gross Margin %

1. Greater than 40% = Durable competitive advantage
2. Less than 40% = Competition eroding margins
3. Less than 20% = no sustainable competitive advantage
Consistency of Gross Margin is key

Yahoo Japan Corp had a gross margin of 56.44% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 => Durable competitive advantage


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