DeNA Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results

CATEGORY :Corporate
DATE :2015.05.12

TOKYO, JAPAN - May 12, 2015 - DeNA Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 2432), a global leader in mobile Internet services, today announced its financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2015. DeNA reported quarterly revenue of 36.1 billion yen and operating profit of 4.6 billion yen. DeNA also reported full-year revenue of 142.4 billion yen and full-year operating profit of 24.8 billion yen.

"Our strategic shift to native app games came to fruition in the fiscal year 2014 and we have strengthened our competitive position globally," said Isao Moriyasu, President and CEO of DeNA. "By leveraging our core competence in large-scale mobile services, we will strive to co-create new business opportunities with key players in gaming as well as established industries in the years to come."

Fourth Quarter FY2014 Highlights

• Coin consumption in Japan game business was 37.0 billion yen
• International coin consumption was 6.8 billion yen, or approximately 57 million USD
• Coin consumption from native apps grew in Japan, representing 24% of total coin consumption
• In China, native app title based on popular Japanese anime One Piece, jointly developed with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., was launched in January and became a hit in addition to other IP-based titles
• Announced business and capital alliance with Nintendo Co., Ltd. in March
• Revised forecast for the year-end dividend payment from 17 yen per share to 20 yen per share at the consolidated dividend payout ratio of 17.3%

Strategic Initiatives

• Establish strong competitive position in each of the key regions - Japan, China and the West - by creating hit titles including those based on popular global IP
• Strengthen focus on co-creation of business opportunities with major players in established industries such as games, commerce and entertainment
• Continue to create and grow new businesses by pursuing various alternatives including in-house development, alliances and M&A

Guidance for Quarter Ending June 30, 2015

• Revenue: 37.7 billion yen
• Operating profit: 3.4 billion yen
• Profit for the period attributable to owners of the parent: 1.1 billion yen

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