For fiscal 2018, the Company is currently scheduled to pay ¥15.0 per share as the interim dividend and ¥20.0 per share as the year-end dividend.The Company intends to remain flexible going forward, including the purchase of treasury shares, in light of performance trends and other factors.
|FY2018 Forecast (Announced on January 31, 2019)|
|FY2016 Actual||FY2017 Actual|
|Dividend payout ratio||51.5%||65.0%|
*The Company carried out 2-for-1 stock split for its common shares on August 31, 2018, and the amount on FY2017 and FY2016 shown above is before taking the stock split into account.