The Company regards profit distribution to shareholders in cash as an important policy and will effectuate a continuous, stable profit distribution at high levels. We use the dividend on equity ratio as our target index, keeping this figure at least 5% of consolidated financial results for the mid-to long-term.
|Interm Dividend||75.00 *1||45.00||55.00||55.00
|Year-end Dividend||45.00||45.00||55.00||65.10||95.10 *2|
*1 Breakdown of FY13/14 Interim dividend: Ordinary dividend of 45 yen per share + Commemorative dividend of 30 yen per share.
*2 Breakdown of FY17/18 Year-end dividend: Ordinary dividend of 65.1 yen per share + Commemorative dividend of 30 yen per share.
(Unit: millions of yen)
|Total Cash Dividends||3,052||2,186||2,547||3,147||4,613|
|Treasury Stock Acquisition Cost||0||9,200||0||0||0|
* Includes dividends paid during the period and cost of acquisition of treasury stock.