Investor Relations

Stock Information


Stock Information (as of March 31, 2019)

Number of shares authorized 150,000,000
Number of shares issued 68,638,210 (Including 7,865,917 shares of treasury stock)
Number of shareholders 9,211
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 March 31, 2019
Shareholder Number of shares held
(Thousands of shares)
Holding ratio(%)
Nippon Life Insurance Company 3,427 5.0
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account) 2,739 4.0
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account) 2,227 3.2
Glory Group Employees' Stock Ownership Association 2,190 3.2
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation 2,100 3.1
Tatsubo Fashion Co. Ltd. 1,500 2.2
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 9) 1,433 2.1
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 385174 1,123 1.6
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 5) 1,091 1.6

* In addition to the above, the Company holds 7,865,917 shares of treasury stock.

Shareholder Distribution

as of March 31, 2019
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, 2020 (Forecast)
Dividends Per Share (Yen) Time of Payment
Interim Year-End Annual Interim Year-End
32 32 64 December 2019 June 2020
Dividend for the last 5 years
* Years ended March 31
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Net income attributable to owners of parent
(Millions of Yen)
12,887 8,829 10,382 9,892 12,256
Dividends Per Share (Yen) Interim 24 27 30 31 31
Year-End 30 29 30 51 33
Annual 54 56 60 82 64
Total Annual Dividend (Millions of Yen) 3,547 3,689 3,877 5,186 3,949
Consolidated Payout Ratio (%) 27.5 41.7 37.4 52.6 32.2
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