Providing benefits to shareholders is one of the highest priorities of SoftBank Technology. The goal is to achieve sustained growth in corporate value while making business operations even more powerful. Dividends are the primary method for distributing earnings to shareholders. The policy is to pay a steady and consistent dividend that takes into account consolidated performance in each fiscal year, investment plans, liquidity and other applicable factors.
Dividend per share
*The Company conducted the 2-for-1 share split of the Company’s common stock on June 1, 2017. Dividend per share for the previous fiscal year reflects actual dividend per share before the stock split. The year-end dividend for the previous fiscal year taking into account the stock split is 15.00 yen per share. This is the equivalent of 30.00 yen per share before the stock split, which is the same as the previous fiscal year.
|Execution Date （Effective Date)||Split Ratio||Number of Shares After Stock Split (100 shares held at IPO)|
|June 1, 2017||１：２||200|
Status of Stock repurchase
|First half Treasury stocks||Increased Treasury stocks||Decreased Treasury stocks||Year-end Treasury stocks|
*The Company conducted the 2-for-1 share split of the Company’s common stock on June 1, 2017.