Corporate Stock Summary
|Stock listings||Tokyo, Sapporo|
|Number of shares authorized||280,000,000 shares|
|Number of shares issued||70,751,855 shares|
|Number of shares per unit||100 shares|
|Number of shareholders||51,233 shareholders|
|Fiscal year end||March 31|
|Dividend payout confirmation date||March 31|
|Transfer Agent||Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.|
Major Shareholders (Top 10 Largest Shareholders)
|Names||Number of shares held (in thousands)||Investment Ratio (%)|
|National Federation of Agricultural Cooperative Associations (ZEN-NOH)||9,237||13.62|
|The Norinchukin Bank||6,728||9.92|
|Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd.
(ITOCHU Corporation. Retirement Benefit Trust Account re-entrusted by the Mitsui Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.)
|Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account)||2,866||4.22|
|The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account)||2,703||3.98|
|Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 9)||1,435||2.11|
|GOVERNMENT OF NORWAY||1,199||1.76|
|MEGMILK SNOW BRAND Co., Ltd. Employees Shareholding Association||1,117||1.64|
|The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.||1,083||1.59|
|Hokuren Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives||1,074||1.58|
- Although the Company holds 2,941,743 shares of common stock, the Company is excluded from the above list of major shareholders. Calculations of investment ratio exclude common stock.
- The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. changed its corporate name to MUFG Bank, Ltd. on April 1, 2018.
Status of stock distribution
(As of March 31, 2018)
Status of stock distribution by number of shared held
|100 shares or less||377 thousand shares||0.55%|
|100 to 999 shares||5,867 thousand shares||8.65%|
|1,000 to 9,999 shares||3,990 thousand shares||5.88%|
|10,000 to 99,999 shares||6,786 thousand shares||10.00%|
|100,000 to 499,999 shares||9,291 thousand shares||13.70%|
|500,000 shares or more||41,497 thousand shares||61.22%|
Status of stock distribution by shareholder
|Individuals||10,491 thousand shares||15.47%|
|Financial institutions||38,707thousand shares||57.10%|
|Other domestic companies||6,472 thousand shares||9.54%|
|Foreign entities||11,185 thousand shares||16.49%|
|Securities companies||916 thousand shares||1.35%|
|Others||37 thousand shares||0.05%|
- Number of shares displayed rounded off to nearest 1,000 shares.
- Although the Company holds 2,941,743 shares of common stock, the Company is excluded from the above list.
Cash dividends per share for FY2018 is expected to be 40 yen, and intends to dividends per share for FY2019 is expected to be also 40 yen.
We offers no shareholder special benefit plan. We are targeting the dividend payout ratio to be 20% in our Medium-term Management Plan for FY2017-2019 and stable dividend payment.
|Fiscal year||From April 1 to March 31 of the following year|
|Annual general meeting of shareholders||Convened each year in June|
|Record Date||Annual general meeting of shareholders and year-end dividend payments – March 31 (Interim dividend payments are not performed.)|
|Share unit number||100|
|Shareholder registry administrator||Transfer Agent Department, Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.|
|Method of Public Notice||Electronic notice
(MEGMILK SNOW BRAND website http://www.meg-snow.com/ir/notification/)
In the case of accidents or other unavoidable circumstances, we will announce by posting in Nihon Keizai Shimbun.
|Stock exchange listing||Tokyo Stock Exchange (First Section), Sapporo Securities Exchange|
Contact Shareholder registry administrator
Transfer Agent Department, Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
2-8-4, Izumi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo, 168-8507 Japan
(Telephone inquiries) 0120-288-324 (9:00- 17:00 excluding weekends and holidays)