Stock Overview

Basic Information

(as of February, 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. 1,107,373 3.98%
MEIKO CO., LTD. 1,000,000 3.60%
BBH FOR FIDELITY LOW-PRICED STOCK FUND (PRINCIPAL ALL SECTOR SUBPORTFOLIO) 889,800 3.20%
THE MASTER TRUST BANK OF JAPAN 833,400 3.00%
Yoshiko Okui 792,800 2.85%
THE BANK OF NEW YORK 134104 750,000 2.70%
Japan Trustee Services Bank,Ltd. 724,700 2.61%
UBS AG LONDON A/C IPB SEGREGATED CLIENT ACCOUNT 562,100 2.02%

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report (Change Report) dated June 5, 2015, as submitted by Lindsell Train Limited, 1,633,200 shares (5.87% holdings) were held as of May 20, 2015.

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.

Number of Shares by Owner

Shareholder type Number of Shares Owned Investment Ratio
Financial Institutions 3,904,000 14.04%
Financial Instrument Traders 367,677 1.32%
Other Corporations 4,957,686 17.83%
Foreign Corporations 6,427,263 23.12%
Foreign Individuals 10,809 0.04%
Individuals/Other 12,136,165 43.65%