Stock Information

General Meeting of Shareholders

Stock Information

(As of September 30, 2020)

Stock Exchange Registration Tokyo Stock Exchange, First Section
Stock Code 9869
Number of Shares Authorized 72,000,000
Number of Shares Issued 38,153,115
Minimum Trading Units 100 Shares
Number of Shareholders 6,087

Major Shareholders

(As of September 30, 2020)

Name of Shareholder Number of Shares
[thousand]
Ration of Voting
[%]
MITSUI & CO., LTD. 3,153 8.85
SUMITOMO CORPORATION 1,931 5.42
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd.(Trust Account) 1,798 5.04
Mitsubishi Corporation 1,787 5.01
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd.(Trust Account) 1,016 2.85
Kazuya Kato 953 2.67
Kato Kosan Co., Ltd. 850 2.38
Kewpie Corporation 841 2.36
HOUSE FOODS GROUP INC. 838 2.35
Kagome Co., Ltd. 731 2.05

Breakdown of Shares by Type of Shareholder

(As of September 30, 2020)

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  Number of Shareholders Component Ratio
[%]
Number of Trading Unit Component Ratio
[%]
Financial Importnstitutions 27 0.44 57,937 15.19
Financial Instruments Businesses 21 0.34 1,062 0.28
Other Corporations 154 2.53 164,056 43.04
Foreign Corporations, etc. 202 3.32 57,054 14.96
Individuals and Others 5,682 93.35 76,161 19.97
Treasury Stock 1 0.02 25,031 6.56

Basic Policy on Profit Sharing

We recognize that returning our profits to our shareholders is an important policy of management and have the basic policy of maintaining a fair dividend that is stable and commensurate with business performance while improving our earning capacity and enhancing our financial structure. We have also decided to pay dividends of surplus twice a year in the interim dividend and year-end dividend, and as for the decision-making body of the dividend of surplus, the shareholders meeting is the body for the year-end dividend and the board of directors is the body for the interim dividend.

Record Date Decision-Making Body Start of Payment Date
Interim Dividend March 31 Board of directors Early in June (estimated)
Year-end Dividend September 30 Shareholder meeting Late in December (estimated)

Dividend History

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FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
(forecast)
Interim Dividend(yen/share) 23.00 23.00 28.00 30.00 33.00 36.00
Year-end Dividend(yen/share) 23.00 29.00 28.00 30.00 33.00 36.00
Annual Dividend(yen/share) 46.00 52.00 56.00 60.00 66.00 72.00
Consolidated Payout Ratio(%) 32.37 28.04 29.15 30.02 26.00 31.30

Previous Dividend Payments

Previous Dividend Payments

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