Investor FAQs 日本語
ANIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL was incorporated on March 31, 1970.
AOur stock has been listed on the TSE since 1950.
Earnings and Financial Information
AOur fiscal year-end is March 31.
ARegarding previous performance and financial indicators, please refer to Consolidated Operating Highlights. To find out further financial information for every quarter, please refer to Financial Results.
Shares / Dividends / Return to Shareholders
AWe hold ordinary general meetings of shareholders in June every year.
AIn Japan, we are listed on the Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka and Sapporo stock exchanges. For overseas, our stock is traded on U.S. over-the-counter markets.
AThe year-end dividend is paid to shareholders of record on March 31, and the interim dividend is paid to shareholders of record on September 30.
- Consolidated dividend payout ratio target: around 20~30%
- Factors to be considered to return the profit to shareholders include:
- capital requirements for investments to raise corporate value,
- our performance forecast,
- consolidated and non-consolidated balance sheets.
AThe stock code is 5401 in Japan.
Has an American Depositary Receipt (ADR) been issued?
On what U.S. market is the stock traded? What is the ticker symbol?
And how can I contact ADR shareholder services?
AYes, an ADR has been issued. And we established a sponsored ADR program in the U.S. with JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. acting as the depositary bank on October 1, 2012.
The stock is traded on U.S. over-the-counter markets. The ticker symbol is NSSMY.
Regarding inquiries about ADR shareholder services, please contact our depositary
bank: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Inquiries: TEL 1-800-990-1135 (toll free within the U.S.)
TEL +1-651-453-2128 (outside the U.S.)