Dividend History

  Dividends per share (JPY) Annual total dividends
(Mill.JPY)
Payout ratio
(%)
Dividend on equity ratio
(%)
Interim Year-end Annual
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2020 23.75 21.25 45.00 2,538 - 2.4
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2019* 22.50 22.50 45.00 2,538 - 1.8
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2018* 21.25 31.25 52.50 2,961 13.5 2.0
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2017 20.00 30.00 50.00 2,820 14.5 2.2
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2016 18.75 18.75 37.50 2,115 10.0 1.9
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2015 17.50 17.50 35.00 1,974 33.9 2.0
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2014 16.25 16.25 32.50 1,833 32.0 2.0
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2013 15.00 15.00 30.00 1,392 28.3 2.2
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2012 13.75 13.75 27.50 1,276 24.9 2.5
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2011 12.50 12.50 25.00 1,160 35.6 2.3
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2010 11.25 11.25 22.50 1,044 36.2 2.1
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2009 10.00 10.00 20.00 748 31.0 2.0
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2008 8.75 8.75 17.50 654 48.2 1.6
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2007 7.50 7.50 15.00 561 12.4 1.3
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2006 6.25 6.25 12.50 467 14.1 1.2
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2005 5.00 5.00 10.00 357 10.7 1.2
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2004 3.75 3.75 7.50 239 10.3 1.3
Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2003 - 7.50 7.50 224 10.3 1.7
  • *The year-end dividend of JPY 50.00 for FY 2017 included an additional special dividend of JPY 10.00.
    The year-end dividend of JPY 52,50 for FY 2018 included an additional memorial dividend of JPY 10.00 for the 50th anniversary of the foundation.