Yokowo Co., Ltd.

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Dividends and Return to Shareholders

Basic Policy for Dividends

The Company views the strengthening of returns to shareholders as an important task for management. For dividend distribution, the basic policy for fiscal years lies in stable and continuous distribution of dividends after retained earnings are taken into consideration, for the purposes of investments in production facilities in growing business fields, in technological developments in new business areas, and in tapping new markets.

Dividends

The company decided to pay an interim dividend of \16 per share (an increase of \1 per share from the previous forecast) in consideration of improvements in the profitability of the vehicle communication equipment segment.
With respect to year-end dividend for this term, the company raised the forecast up to \16 per share(an increase of \1 per share from the previous forecast), due to the improvements in the profitability of the vehicle communication equipment segment and anticipation of future order recovery of the circuit testing connector segment. In this case, the company's full-year dividends will be ¥32 per share (consolidated payout ratio of 20.6%). (announced on November 10, 2020)

(UNIT: yen per share)
Interim Year end Total Consolidated dividend payout ratio
83rd 3/21(4/2020~3/2021) 16 16(E) 32(E) 20.6%(E)
Dividends change
Interim Year end Total Consolidated dividend payout ratio
82nd 3/20(4/2019~3/2020) 14 16 30 17.7%
81st 3/19(4/2018~3/2019) 12 14 26 23.8%
80th 3/18 (4/2017~3/2018) 8 14 22 19.0%
79th 3/17 (4/2016~3/2017) 6 12 18 15.1%
78th 3/16 (4/2015~3/2016) 6 8 14 67.9%
77th 3/16 (4/2014~3/2015) 4 10 14 17.4%
76th 3/16 (4/2013~3/2014) 4 5 9 28.6%
75th 3/16 (4/2012~3/2013) 4 5 9 30.1%
74th 3/16 (4/2011~3/2012) 3 6 9 52.8%
73rd 3/16 (4/2010~3/2011) 9 9 18 61.4%
72nd 3/16 (4/2009~3/2010) 6 9 15 36.6%
71st 3/16 (4/2008~3/2009) 9 3 12 -
70th 3/16 (4/2007~3/2008) 9 9 18 93.1%
69th 3/16 (4/2006~3/2007) 9 9 18 26.4%
68th 3/16 (4/2005~3/2006) 7 9 16 26.2%
67th 3/16 (4/2004~3/2005) 7 7 14 21.6%
66th 3/16 (4/2003~3/2004) 6 6 12 13.9%
65th 3/16 (4/2002~3/2003) 4 4 8 34.5%
64th 3/16 (4/2001~3/2002) 4 4 8 97.3%