Share Data

Stock Index

(As of March 31, 2019)
Number of shareholders 338,008
Number of shares 1,565,005,908

    FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018
Japanese Institutional Investors No. of shareholders 291 298 273 258
No. of shares (1000) 252,537 263,866 246,230 434,347
% of shares outstanding 31.96 33.38 30.98 27.75
Japanese Securities Companies No. of shareholders 64  52 50 60
No. of shares (1000) 38,448 33,348 28,732 57,114
% of shares outstanding 4.87 4.22 3.62 3.65
Japanese Business Corporations No. of shareholders 1,515 1,621 1,473 1,922
No. of shares (1000) 41,133 40,267 38,179 38,388
% of shares outstanding 5.20 5.09 4.80 2.45
Overseas Institutional Investors & etc No. of shareholders 876 945 1,035 1,486
No. of shares (1000) 248,822 231,977 279,854 793,792
% of shares outstanding 31.49 29.34 35.22 50.72
Japanese Individual Investors & etc No. of shareholders 262,674 284,103 252,831 334,281
No. of shares (1000) 209,197 220,910 201,532 241,200
% of shares outstanding 26.47 27.94 25.36 15.41
Takeda No. of shares (1000) 147 152 161 165
% of shares outstanding 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.01
Total No. of shareholders 265,421 287,020 255,663 338,008
No. of shares (1000) 790,284 790,521 794,688 1,565,006

[Shareholders by Ownership]

[10 Largest Shareholders]

Ranking Name of Shareholder Number of shares held (thousands) Percentage of total shares(%)
1 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON AS DEPOSITARY BANK FOR DEPOSITARY RECEIPT HOLDERS 118,250 7.56
2 The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account) 109,549 7.00
3 Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account) 85,405 5.46
4 Nippon Life Insurance Company 35,360 2.26
5 Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 5) 34,260 2.19
6 JP Morgan Chase Bank 380055 30,324 1.94
7 SSBTC CLIENT OMNIBUS ACCOUNT 26,787 1.71
8 State Street Bank West Client-Treaty 505234 24,673 1.58
9 STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY 505001 23,775 1.52
10 Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 1) 22,798 1.46

(Note) The percentage of total shares is based on the number of shares (1,564,840,758 shares) calculated by subtracting the number of treasury stock from the total number of lssued shares.

Ratings
(As of January 31, 2019)

InstitutionRating
Moody's Baa2
Standard & Poor's (S&P) BBB+
Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I)

A

Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd.

A+

[※]These are issuer ratings.

Profit Distribution

¥180 per share in FY 2018.
Dividends per Share

  Interim Year-end Annual-Total Dividended pay-out ratio (consolidated)
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 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 133.2%
FY2014 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 -
FY2015 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 176.0%
FY2016 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 122.3%
FY2017 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 75.2%
FY2018 ¥90.00 ¥90.00 ¥180.00 158.6%

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%