Dreams, Fun and Inspiration  BANDAI NAMCO Group

BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc.

IR Information

Dividend Payout Policy

The Company ranks the return of profits to shareholders as one of its highest priorities in its management. The Company aims to further strengthen the BANDAI NAMCO Group’s competitiveness and, while maintaining a sound financial status, to achieve regular distributions of dividends and improvement in the Company’s corporate value. Specifically, the Company follows a basic policy of providing a return to shareholders that targets a total return ratio of 50% or more based on stable dividend payments of 2% of DOE (dividends on equity). Under this policy, the Company strives to maintain long-term and stable dividend levels and be more aware of capital cost.

Dividends Summary

  Dividends per share Total amount of dividends
(Full-year)
(¥million)
End of second
quarter
Fiscal
year-end
Total
FY2019.3 ¥18 ¥127 ¥145 31,888
FY2018.3 ¥12 ¥111 ¥123 27,045
FY2017.3 ¥12 ¥70 ¥82 18,023
FY2016.3 ¥12 ¥40 ¥52 11,429
FY2015.3 ¥12 ¥50 ¥62 13,627
FY2014.3 ¥12 ¥23 ¥35 7,693
FY2013.3 ¥12 ¥33 ¥45 9,891
FY2012.3 ¥12 ¥14 ¥26 5,783
FY2011.3 ¥12 ¥¥12 ¥24 5,738
FY2010.3 ¥12 ¥¥12 ¥24 5,797
FY2009.3 ¥12 ¥¥12 ¥24 5,853
FY2008.3 ¥12 ¥¥12 ¥24 6,092
FY2007.3 ¥12 ¥16 ¥28 7,254

*The Company had provided returns to shareholders during FY2007.3 to FY2017.3 based on the previous policy that targets a payout ratio of 30% in accordance with consolidated operational results and based on stable annual dividend payments of ¥24 per share.