Investor Relations

Stock Information


Stock Information (as of September 30, 2017)

Number of shares authorized 150,000,000
Number of shares issued 68,638,210 (Including 4,496,195 shares of treasury stock)
Number of shareholders 5,828
Fiscal year End March 31
Date of Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders Late June
Record Dates Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders: March 31
Year-end dividend: March 31
Interim dividend: September 30
Other such events are conducted from time to time upon sufficient notice to shareholders.
Trading unit 100 shares
Listing Tokyo Stock Exchange (1st Section)
Securities Code 6457
Method of Public Notices The Company's method of giving public notice is by electronic notice. However, if the Company is unable to give public notice by electronic means due to an accident or other unavoidable circumstances, the same will be made by publishing in the Nikkei.
Administrator of Shareholder Registry Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation

Major Shareholders

as of September 30, 2017
Shareholder Number of shares held
(Thousands of shares)
Holding ratio(%)
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account) 3,536 5.2
Nippon Life Insurance Company 3,427 5.0
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account) 3,050 4.4
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation 2,100 3.1
GLORY Group Employees' Stock Ownership Association 2,067 3.0
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 9) 1,682 2.5
Tatsubo Fashion Co. Ltd. 1,500 2.2
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 385174 1,167 1.7

* In addition to the above, the Company holds 4,496,195 shares of treasury stock.

Shareholder Distribution

as of September 30, 2017
Distribution by ownership of shares

The Articles of Incorporations

Dividend Information

Basic policy on profit distribution and dividends

GLORY LTD. (the "Company") considers the return of profits to shareholders to be an important management task and retains a policy to continue stable dividends while striving to maintain and enhance a sound financial standing in preparation for future business growth. The Company has set a dividend payout ratio of 30% or higher on a consolidated basis. With regard to the acquisition of treasury shares, the Company will consider an appropriate response after having taken into overall account future business development, investment plans, the level of retained earnings, and performance trends. The Company will leverage the acquired treasury shares for investment in future growth, such as M&As, and for flexible capital policy.

Dividend for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018 (Forecast)
Dividends Per Share (Yen) Time of Payment
Interim Year-End Annual Interim Year-End
31 51
(Ordinary: 31)
(Commemorative: 20)
82 December 2017 June 2018
Dividend for the last 5 years
* Years ended March 31
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Net income attributable to owners of parent
(Millions of Yen)
6,873 9,939 12,887 8,829 10,382
Dividends Per Share (Yen) Interim 21 22 24 27 30
Year-End 23 27 30 29 30
Annual 44 49 54 56 60
Total Annual Dividend (Millions of Yen) 2,890 3,218 3,547 3,689 3,877
Consolidated Payout Ratio (%) 42.0 32.4 27.5 41.7 37.4
Shareholders Return History for the recent 5 years
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