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Stock Information

Stock Information (As of March 31, 2019)

  • Stock Listing: Tokyo (Ticker Symbol No: 6754)
  • Authorized Shares: 400,000,000
  • Issued Shares: 138,206,794
  • Number of Shareholders: 39,112
  • Breakdown of Shareholders (%)

Stock Information (As of March 31, 2019)

Purchase of Treasury Stock

Purchase period Method of purchase Number of shares purchased Total amount of purchase in yen
From Oct. 31, 2014 to Nov. 7, 2014 Market purchase by trust method 5,840,900 shares 4,999,944,900 yen

Retirement of Treasury Stock

Anritsu Corporation retired its treasury stock according to the resolution of Anritsu Corporation's Board of Directors meeting held on January 29, 2015.
Number of shares retired Date of retired Total number of issued and outstanding shares after the retirement
5,840,900 shares February 16, 2015 138,115,294 shares
Major Shareholders

Major Shareholders (As of March 31, 2019)

Name of Shareholder Number of shares held (in thousands) Percentage of total shares issued
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account) 20,574 14.96
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 11,463 8.33
J.P. MORGAN BANK LUXEMBOURG S.A. 1300000 3,338 2.43
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust Account 5) 2,528 1.84
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company 2,314 1.68
Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. (Securities Investment Trust Account) 2,128 1.55
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 385151 2,094 1.52
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited. Retirement Benefit Trust Account 2,000 1.45

Note: The shareholding ratio is calculated by excluding the number of treasury stock (646,335 shares).


The Company’s basic policy for returning profits to its shareholders is to distribute profits in accordance with its consolidated performance and by taking into account the total return ratio.

With regard to dividends, while taking the basic approach of raising dividends on equity (DOE) in accordance with the increase in consolidated profits for the fiscal year, the Company aims at a consolidated dividend payout ratio of 30 percent or more. The Company’s basic policy is to make distributions of dividends, twice a year, consisting of a fiscal year-end dividend and an interim dividend by resolution of the General Meeting of Shareholders and by approval of the Board of Directors.

The Company intends to carry out the purchase of treasury stock appropriately as necessary, by taking into account its financial situation, the trends in stock prices and other factors, in an effort to execute capital policies that respond flexibly to changes in the corporate environment.

Dividend 2011/3 2012/3 2013/3 2014/3 2015/3
Total dividend per share 7.0 15.0 20.0 20.0 24.0
Interim dividend (Payment: December of the fiscal year) 2.0 5.0 7.5 10.0 12.0
Year-end dividend (Payment: June of next fiscal year) 5.0 10.0 12.5 10.0 12.0

Dividend 2016/3 2017/3 2018/3 2019/3 2020/3*
Total dividend per share 24.0 15.0 15.0 22.0 22.0
Interim dividend (Payment: December of the fiscal year) 12.0 7.5 7.5 8.5 11.0
Year-end dividend (Payment: June of next fiscal year) 12.0 7.5 7.5 13.5 11.0

* Dividend of 2020/3 is forecast


Straight Bonds

Name Date of issue Total amount of issue: million Interest rate: %
The 6th series bonds due June 19, 2020 June 19, 2015 8,000 0.447

Rating (Last Rating Update: June 2019)

Rating Agency Long-Term Short-Term
Rating and Investment Information, Inc. A- a-1
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