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Stock Information

Stock Information (As of September 30, 2020)

  • Stock Listing: Tokyo (Ticker Symbol No: 6754)
  • Authorized Shares: 400,000,000
  • Issued Shares: 138,277,494
  • Number of Shareholders: 70,974
  • Breakdown of Shareholders (%)

Stock Information (As of September 30, 2020)

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 September 30, 2020)

Name of Shareholder Number of shares held (in thousands) Percentage of total shares issued
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 16,470 11.97
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) 12,011 8.73
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account 7) 2,847 2.07
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account 5) 2,682 1.95
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account 9) 2,560 1.86
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company 2,314 1.68
GOLDMAN SACHS & CO. REG 2,194 1.59
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd.・Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited. Retirement Benefit Trust Account 2,000 1.45
Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Securities Investment Trust Account) 1,847 1.34

Note: The shareholding ratio is calculated by excluding the number of treasury stock (646,737 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 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015 FY2016
Total dividend per share 20.00 20.00 24.00 24.00 15.00
Interim dividend (Payment: December of the fiscal year) 7.50 10.00 12.00 12.00 7.50
Year-end dividend (Payment: June of next fiscal year) 12.50 10.00 12.00 12.00 7.50

Dividend FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021 (Forecast)
Total dividend per share 15.00 22.00 31.00 40.00 (Plan) 40.00
Interim dividend (Payment: December of the fiscal year) 7.50 8.50 11.00 15.50 20.00
Year-end dividend (Payment: June of next fiscal year) 7.50 13.50 20.00 24.50 (Plan) 20.00
*Dividend of FY2021 is forecast

Rating (Last Rating Update: May 2021)

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