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Profit Distribution

Basic Policy for Profit Distribution

With the recognition of the importance of the shareholder returns, Takeda's policy is to maintain the stable dividend that is ¥180 per share throughout the fiscal 2013-2015 period.

Dividends per Share

 InterimYear-endAnnual-TotalDividended pay-out ratio (consolidated)
FY2004 ¥44.00 ¥44.00 ¥88.00 28.1%
FY2005 ¥53.00 ¥53.00 ¥106.00 30.0%
FY2006 ¥60.00 ¥68.00 ¥128.00 33.2%
FY2007 ¥84.00 ¥84.00 ¥168.00 40.1%
FY2008 ¥88.00 ¥92.00 ¥180.00 62.1%
FY2009 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 47.7%
FY2010 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 57.3%
FY2011 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 114.4%
FY2012 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 108.3%
FY2013

¥90.00

(projection)

¥90.00

(projection) ¥180.00

(projection)

 149.6%

Repurchase of Stock

Period of acquisitionTotal number of shared acquired(shares)Total value of acquisition (thousands of Yen)
November 27, 2008 - December 22, 2008 10,885,800 48,703,896
October 21, 2008 - November 25, 2008 5,600,500 25,931,633
October 1, 2008 - October 15, 2008 9,000,000 47,649,334
May 12, 2008 - June 20, 2008 16,994,200 99,999,796
April 1, 2008 - April 24, 2008 11,000,000 57,825,512
August 1, 2007 - August 28, 2007 12,865,400 99,999,289
May 21, 2007 - June 22, 2007 3,631,100 28,562,150
November 30, 2006 - December 22, 2006 818,500 6,111,150
November 7, 2006 - November 28, 2006 5,631,100 41,691,720
October 2, 2006 - October 27, 2006 1,220,200 9,101,506
September 8, 2006 - September 22, 2006 4,482,700 33,581,053
August 1, 2006 - September 6, 2006 5,614,000 43,083,794
May 15, 2006 - June 20, 2006 11,140,000 79,915,854

Cancellation of Own Shares

Cancellation dateAggregate number of shares to be cancelledThe ratio to the aggregate number of issued shares before cancellation
January 16, 2009 25,486,300 3.13%
July 18, 2008 16,990,000 2.04%
May 23, 2008 57,130,000 6.42%