Investor Information

Shareholder Return Policy

Distribution of profits to all our shareholders is one of our key management policies. We place great importance on the maintenance of stable dividends and profit sharing according to our business performance for the corresponding fiscal year.

Dividends Distribution (Past ten years)

(J-GAAP) (IFRS)
FY2007 FY2008 FY2009 FY2010 FY2011 FY2012 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015 FY2016
Dividend (Yen per share) Interim 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 20.0
Year-end (Ordinary)
90.0
(Special)
22.0
90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 20.0
Annual 202.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 40.0
Payout ratio 65.8% 83.3% 70.2% 80.4% 78.3% 79.1% 83.3% 93.8% 147.1% 76.4% 38.0%