Skip to Content

KDDI Corp ADR KDDIY Stock Quote

| Rating as of

Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis KDDIY

Currency in USD
Is it the right time to buy or sell?
Is it the right time to buy or sell?

1-Star Price


5-Star Price


Economic Moat


Capital Allocation


KDDI Announces Solid First-Quarter Result, but it Was Boosted by One-Off Accounting Changes

Dan Baker Senior Equity Analyst

Analyst Note

| Dan Baker |

Narrow-moat KDDI’s first-quarter fiscal 2022 result (quarter ending June 2022) was solid with revenue and subscriber growth prioritized over profit. Revenue increased 4.0% with operating profit declining 0.8% and net profit up 1%. KDDI’s first-quarter results were boosted by a temporal accounting effect in is financial business relating to home mortgages which added around JPY 18 billion to operating profit.

Unlock Our Full Analysis With Morningstar Investor

Key Statistics KDDIY

Company Profile KDDIY

Business Description

KDDI is Japan's second-largest wireless operator (31% market share), the largest pay-TV operator (53% market share) and the second-largest provider of fibre-to-the-home broadband (12% market share). It has grown through acquisition and is focusing on increasing the number of customers who subscribe to more than one telecommunication service. It is also looking to grow its Life Design business which includes commerce, energy, and finance and had over 24.5 million IOT connections by the end of March 2022.

Garden Air Tower, 10-10, Iidabashi 3-chome
Tokyo, 102-8460, Japan
T +81 333470077
Industry Telecom Services
Most Recent Earnings Jun 30, 2022
Fiscal Year End Mar 31, 2020
Stock Type
Employees 86,009