Profit Distribution Policies

Seikagaku aims to enhance shareholder returns and to realize sustained growth through well-balanced business investment in R&D, production system development, and other areas.
 

Seikagaku’s policy on shareholder returns is to aim for stable and continuous  dividends in terms of a medium- to long-term perspective and to continue paying an annual dividend of ¥26 per share. Seikagaku will also consider purchases of treasury stock, as appropriate, taking into account future business development and the total return ratio.

 

The Company is currently formulating the next mid-term management plan and is considering the dividend policy. The Company plans to announce the next mid-term management plan in November 2019.

Dividends

FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020
(Expected)
Dividend Per Share(Yen) 1Q ------
2Q 13.0013.0013.0013.0013.0013.00
3Q ------
FY-End 13.0013.0018.0013.0013.0013.00
Total 26.0026.0031.0026.0026.0026.00
Amount of Dividends(Millions of Yen) 1,4761,4761,7541,4711,4661,466
Payout Ratio(%) 40.557.398.337.565.473.3
Ratio of Total Amount of Dividends to Net Assets(%) 2.22.12.52.02.0-

Business Investment

Seikagaku aims to enhance shareholder returns and to realize sustained growth through well-balanced business investment in R&D, production system development, and other areas.

Share buy-backs in the past