Stock information current as of December 31, 2018

Share data

Number of shares issued 118,789,100 shares
(including 73,780 shares of treasury stock)
Number of shareholders: 6,334

Shareholder composition

6,334 shareholders

Major shareholders

Name Number of shares Investment Ratio
Takashi Inoue 32,941,000 27.73%
Rakuten, Inc. 23,797,100 20.03%
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) 16,794,000 14.14%
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 2,868,900 2.42%
Daisuke Gomi 2,700,000 2.27%
SAJAP 2,642,300 2.22%
THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON 140051 2,190,200 1.84%
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 5) 1,301,300 1.10%
THE BANK OF NEW YORK 133612 1,246,800 1.05%
Total 89,929,700 75.71%



Notes for shareholders

Fiscal year October 1 through September 30
General meeting of shareholders Every December
Date of record for shareholders paid year-end dividends: September 30
Financial institution managing list of shareholders and special account Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited.
Exchange where shares are traded TSE First Section, Stock code: 2120
Share trading unit: 100 shares
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Analyst Coverage

As of December 31, 2018 , in alphabetical order with titles omitted

Daiwa Securities Taro Ishihara
Ichiyoshi Research Institute Nobuo Kurahashi
Jefferies Japan Limited Shinnosuke Takeuchi
Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Kouki Ozawa
Storm Research Team Coverage
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