Dividend and Own-share Repurchase information
Basic distributive rules for dividends
Sumitomo Warehouse distributes an amount equivalent to about 35% of the consolidated profit attributable to owners of parent as the total annual dividend to redistribute its profits back to shareholders. Regardless of profit levels, the company intends to maintain 15 yen per share as an annual dividend.
Change in dividends
|Interim dividend per share||Year-end dividend per share||Annual dividend per share|
|Year ended March 31, 2019||8.5 yen(Forecast)||17 yen*(Forecast)||-|
|Year ended March 31, 2018||8 yen||8.5 yen||16.5 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2017||7 yen||8.5 yen||15.5 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2016||6 yen||8 yen||14 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2015||6 yen||7 yen||13 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2014||5.5 yen||6.5 yen||12 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2013||5.5 yen||5.5 yen||11 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2012||5 yen||6 yen||11 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2011||5 yen||5 yen||10 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2010||5 yen||5 yen||10 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2009||5 yen||5 yen||10 yen|
|Year ended March 31, 2008||5 yen||5 yen||10 yen|
(*)The Company plans to conduct a 1-for-2 reverse stock split on its common shares on October 1, 2018. Therefore, Dividend per share for the year ending March 31, 2019 (forecast) reflects such reverse stock split and Annual dividend per share states "-".
Details of Own-share Repurchase
|Repurchase period||Method of repurchase||Total number of repurchased shares
||Total repurchase amount
|September 1, 2017||Purchased on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||4,363,000 shares
Note: Information relating to repurchases after FY2017.
Cancellation of Treasury Stock
|Date of cancellation||Class of shares to be cancelled||Number of shares to be cancelled||Ratio of the total issued shares before cancellation|
|September 29, 2017||Common stock||4,363,000 shares||2.41%|
|June 30, 2017||Common stock||15,200,000 shares
Note: Information relating to cancellation of treasury stocks after FY2017.