As we consider returning profits to all shareholders as one of our most important business policies, we aim to provide continuous, steady dividends. Meanwhile, our shareholder benefits program is a way to express gratitude for our shareholders' continued support.
Annual Dividend per Share
The company's basic policy is to pay out dividends of surplus profits twice a year: once in the middle of the year, and once at the end.
|FY 2016 (through February)※1||FY 2017 (through February)||FY 2018 (through February)||FY 2019 (through February)||FY 2020 (through February)
|Mid-Year Dividend (yen)||12||13||13||13||13|
|End-of-Year Dividend (yen)||12||13||13||13||13|
|Full-Year Dividend (yen)||24||26||26||26||26|
|Dividend Payout Ratio (%)||94.2||98.1||80.9||73.1||73.0|
※1 Includes 8 yen dividend (full year) commemorating the company’s 30th anniversary
※2 Forecast announced on April 10, 2019