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Stock Information

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Stock Overview

Corporate Stock Summary

(As of March 31, 2017)

Securities code 2270
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 53,633 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)

(As of March 31, 2017)

Names Number of shares held (in thousands) Investment Ratio (%)
National Federation of Agricultural Cooperative Associations 9,237 13.61
The Norinchukin Bank 6,728 9.91
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd.
( ITOCHU Corporation. Retirement Benefit Trust Account re-entrusted by the Mitsui Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.)
3,703 5.46
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 2,367 3.48
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) 2,327 3.43
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 9) 1,239 1.82
MEGMILK SNOW BRAND Co., Ltd. Employees Shareholding Association 1,139 1.68
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. 1,083 1.59
Hokuren Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives 1,074 1.58
National Federation of Dairy Cooperative Associations 1,008 1.48

Note
1. Shareholdings is rounded down to the nearest thousand.
2. The Company holds treasury stock numbering 2,919,856 shares. However, the Company is excluded from the above list of major shareholders.
3. Shareholding percentages are calculated based on the total number of issued shares less the number of shares in treasury stock.

Stock Data By Shareholder

(As of March 31, 2017)

Category Number of shares held (in thousands) Investment Ratio (%)
Individuals 11,053 15.62
Financial institutions 36,825 52.05
Other domestic companies 6,478 9.16
Foreign investors 12,600 17.81
Securities companies 853 1.18
Others 2,957 4.18

Note: Shareholdings is rounded down to the nearest thousand.

Dividends

Cash dividends per share for FY2017 is expected to be 40 yen, and intends to dividends per share for FY2018 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.

Regulations

Shareholders Information

Securities code 2270
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)