Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited, stock information as of September 30, 2020

Ticker code Stock exchange listings Number of shares authorized Number of shares issued
4568 Tokyo(first sections) 2,800,000,000 709,011,343

* On October 1, 2020, the Company effected a partial amendment to the Articles of Incorporation resulting from the stock split. As a resu lt of this change, the number of shares authorized to be issued is 8,400,000,000 and the total number of shares issued is 2,127,034,029.

Number of shareholders

66,223

Distribution of Shares

Owners Number of shares held
(Shares Thousand)
Ratio of share Contribution
(%)
Government and Public 0 0.00
Financial institutions 299,128 42.19
Financial instruments firms 9,311 1.31
Domestic corporations 18,710 2.64
Foreign individuals and foreign corporations 251,002 35.40
Individuals and others 70,348 9.92
Treasury stock 60,509 8.53
Total 709,011 100

* On October 1, 2020, Daiichi Sankyo effected a three-for-one common share split. Therefore, the above number of shares held reflects the number of shares held prior to the split.

Principal Shareholders

Ranking Name of Shareholders Number of Shares Held
(Shares Thousand)
Ratio of Share Contribution
(%)
1 The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (trust account) 67,174 10.36
2 JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 385632 64,222 9.90
3 Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (trust account) 55,174 8.51
4 Nippon Life Insurance Company 35,776 5.52
5 SSBTC CLIENT OMNIBUS ACCOUNT 26,082 4.02
6 Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. as trustee for Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Retirement Benefit Trust Account re-entrusted by Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. 14,402 2.22
7 Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (trust account 7) 13,205 2.04
8 Custody Bank of Japan, Ltd. (trust account 5) 11,935 1.84
9 STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY 505001 11,496 1.77
10 The Shizuoka Bank, Ltd. 11,390 1.76
Total 310,860 47.93

Notes:

  • 1. The Company holds 60,507,364 treasury shares, which are excluded from the above list.
  • 2. Treasury shares are not included in the computing of equity stake.
  • 3. On October 1, 2020, Daiichi Sankyo effected a three-for-one common share split. Therefore, the above number of shares held reflects the number of shares held prior to the split.

Stock information

Business year From April 1 to March 31 of the following year
Settlement day for shareholder dividends March 31 (year end) and September 30 (interim)
(Shareholders can choose to receive dividend payments through postal money transfer, or deposit into bank account or postal savings account.)
Annual general meeting of shareholders June each year
Stock trading unit 100 shares
Share registrar Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Mailing address and telephone number Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Corporate Agency Division
Shin-TOKYO Post Office
post office box No.29 137-8081, JAPAN
Tel: 0120-232-711(toll free)
Web site for public notifications

https://www.daiichisankyo.co.jp/
investors/shareholders/notification/

(in Japanese only)
Notifications of Daiichi Sankyo are to be published on the above website. In the event that this cannot be achieved due to unavoidable reasons such as a system failure, however, notifications will be published in the Nihon Keizai Shimbun.

Stock information (89KB)

Dividend History

(JPY)

Interim Year-End Total Cash Dividend per share
FY2016 35 35 70
FY2017 35 35 70
FY2018 35 35 70
FY2019 35 35 70
FY2020*
(Estimate)40.5 (Estimate)13.5
(after split *)
On October 1, a three-for-one
common share split
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* Effective October 1, 2020, Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. has implemented a three-for-one share split of its ordinary shares. The dividend for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021 presents the amount prior to the share split for the end of the second quarter and the amount after the share split for the end of the fiscal year. The annual dividends per share forecast is not stated because the amounts cannot be simply combined due to the implementation of the share split. When calculated based on the assumption of no share split, the year-end dividend is ¥40.5 and the annual dividend per share is ¥81.0..

Dividend History from FY2005

(JPY)

Interim Year-End Total Cash Dividend per share
FY2005 (Stock transfer payments)25 25 50
FY2006 30 30 60
FY2007 35 35 70
FY2008 40 40 80
FY2009 30 30 60
FY2010 30 30 60
FY2011 30 30 60
FY2012 30 30 60
FY2013 30 30 60
FY2014 30 30 60
FY2015 40 30 70
FY2016 35 35 70
FY2017 35 35 70
FY2018 35 35 70
FY2019 35 35 70
FY2020 (Estimate)40.5 (Estimate)13.5
(after spilit *)
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Articles of Incorporation

Articles of Incorporation

Share Handling Regulations

Share Handling Regulations

Procedures for Selling and Purchasing Fractional Unit Shares

Selling your stock

If you wish to sell your fractional unit shares (less than 100 shares), please contact our share registrar. If you utilize a stock storage transfer system, please contact the securities company where you hold your account.

Purchasing additional stock

If you possess a fractional unit of shares (less than 100 shares) and you wish to purchase additional shares to make up a whole unit, please contact our share registrar. If you utilize a stock storage transfer system, please contact the securities company where you hold your account.