Stock Overview

Basic Information

(as of August, 2017)
Securities Code 4668
Stock Listing First Section, Tokyo Stock Exchange
Number of Shares Issued 27,803,600
Number of Shares Per Unit 100
Annual Settlement Period August 31
Annual Meeting of Shareholders November
Shareholder Registry Administrator Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd.
1-4-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
Contact Address For Postal Mail and Telephone Inquiries Transfer Agent Division, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd.
2-8-4, Izumi, Suginami Ward, Tokyo, 168-0063. Japan
TEL: 0120-782-031 (Toll Free within Japan only)
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd. Stock Transfer Agent Service

Principal Shareholders

Principal Shareholders Number of Shares Owned Investment Ratio
MEIKO KYOIKU KENKYUJO (Public Interest Incorporated Foundation) 2,000,000 7.19%
Hirotake Watanabe 1,794,600 6.45%
GAKKEN HOLDINGS CO., LTD. 1,173,573 4.22%
MEIKO CO., LTD. 1,000,000 3.59%
BBH FOR FIDELITY LOW-PRICED STOCK FUND (PRINCIPAL ALL SECTOR SUBPORTFOLIO) 800,000 2.87%
Yoshiko Okui 792,800 2.85%
THE BANK OF NEW YORK 134104 750,000 2.69%
THE MASTER TRUST BANK OF JAPAN 691,300 2.48%
CHASE MANHATTAN BANK GTS CLI ENTS ACCOUNT ESCROW 678,949 2.44%
UBS AG LONDON A/C IPB SEGREGATED CLIENT ACCOUNT 593,900 2.13%

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report (Change Report) dated July 25, 2017, as submitted by Lindsell Train Limited, 1,865,000 shares (6.71% holdings) were held as of March 8, 2017.

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report (Change Report) dated December 7, 2016, as submitted by FIL Investments (Japan) Limited and joint shareholder FMR LLC, 1,386,800 shares (4.99% holdings) were held as of November 30, 2016.

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report dated May 19, 2015, as submitted by Mission Value Partners, LLC , 1,196,800 shares (4.30% holdings) were held as of May 15, 2015.

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report dated September 4, 2017, as submitted by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. :
- 60,000 shares (0.22% holdings) were held by The Bank Of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, LTD. of August 28, 2017.
- 695,400 shares (2.50% holdings) were held by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation of August 28, 2017.
- 171,300 shares (0.62% holdings) were held by Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. of August 28, 2017.
- 663,000 shares (2.38% holdings) were held by Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co., Ltd. of August 28, 2017.

Number of Shares by Owner

Shareholder type Number of Shares Owned Investment Ratio
Financial Institutions 3,348,300 12.04%
Financial Instrument Traders 275,279 1.00%
Other Corporations 5,030,889 18.09%
Foreign Corporations 6,535,384 23.50%
Foreign Individuals 16,009 0.06%
Individuals/Other 12,597,739 45.31%