Stock Overview

Basic Information

(as of August 31, 2019)
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 7.53%
Hirotake Watanabe 1,794,600 6.76%
GAKKEN HOLDINGS CO., LTD. 1,133,060 4.27%
THE MASTER TRUST BANK OF JAPAN, LTD. (Trust Account) 1,032,200 3.89%
MEIKO CO., LTD. 1,000,000 3.77%
Yoshiko Okui 792,800 2.98%
THE BANK OF NEW YORK 134105 594,900 2.24%
JAPAN TRUSTEE SERVICES BANK, LTD. (Trust Account) 485,300 1.83%
JAPAN TRUSTEE SERVICES BANK, LTD. (Trust Account5) 462,500 1.74%
J.P. MORGAN BANK LUXEMBOURG S.A. 1300000 444,773 1.67%

According to a Large Volume Shareholding Report (Change Report) dated January 21, 2020, as submitted by Lindsell Train Limited, 1,296,000 shares (4.66% holdings) were held as of January 14, 2020.

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 19, 2017, as submitted by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., 936,600 shares (3.37% holdings) were held as of September 11, 2017.

Number of Shares by Owner

Shareholder type Number of Shares Owned Ratio of Shares Owned
Financial Institutions 3,887,140 13.98%
Financial Instrument Traders 661,001 2.38%
Other Corporations 4,927,532 17.72%
Foreign Corporations 4,054,963 14.58%
Foreign Individuals 14,022 0.05%
Individuals/Other 14,258,942 51.29%