Planet, Inc. operates within the Information retrieval services sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Planet with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
sales of 3.16 billion Japanese Yen [US$29.74 million]
of which 60%
was electronic magazine),
ekitan & Co., Ltd.
(2.91 billion Japanese Yen [US$27.39 million]
Alphapolis Co Ltd
(3.19 billion Japanese Yen [US$29.98 million]
of which 88%
was Publishing business).
During the year ended July of 2017, sales at
Planet were ¥2.97 billion (US$27.99 million).
increase of 2.5%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥2.90 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Planet
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 11%).
Sales of Database Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
1,486.3% in 2017, from
¥21.42 million to ¥339.82 million.
Planet also saw significant increases in sales in
Edi Business (up 4.3% to ¥2.61 billion)
Not all segments of Planet experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Others fell 94.3% to ¥21.58 million.