Canon Marketing Japan Inc. Investor Relations

Returns to Shareholders and Dividend

The fundamental view over the Returns to Shareholders

Our basic policy is to pay dividends to shareholders based on a payout ratio of at least 30% while taking into comprehensive consideration of the medium-term profit forecast, investment plans, and cash flows.

History of our dividend

2010 interim deviend : 10yen year-end diviend : 10yen, 2011 interim deviend : 10yen year-end diviend : 10yen, 2012 interim deviend : 10yen year-end diviend : 14yen, 2013 interim deviend : 12yen year-end diviend : 12yen, 2014 interim deviend : 15yen year-end diviend : 25yen, 2015 interim deviend : 20yen year-end diviend : 25yen, 2016 interim deviend : 20yen year-end diviend : 30yen, 2017 interim deviend : 25yen year-end diviend : 35yen, 2018 interim deviend : 25yen year-end diviend : 35yen, 2019 interim deviend : 30yen year-end diviend : 30yen, 2020 interim deviend : 20yen year-end diviend : 20yen(Forecast)
  • *The starting of paying a dividend-interim dividend : Late in August / year-end dividend : Late in March

Status of Treasury Stock

Acquisition period Means of acquisition Aggregate number of
shares acquired
Acquisition cost
November 5, 2013 to
December 12, 2013
Market purchase
in the form of trust
3,402,900 5 billion yen
October 24, 2012 to
December 3, 2012
Market purchase
in the form of trust
4,248,200 5 billion yen
November 8, 2010 to
December 3, 2010
Market purchase
in the form of trust
4,348,500 5 billion yen
October 24, 2008 to
November 12, 2008
Market purchase
in the form of trust
3,406,100 5 billion yen
August 11, 2008 to
September 11, 2008
Market purchase
in the form of trust
2,861,300 5 billion yen
February 14, 2008 to
March 11, 2008
Market purchase
in the form of trust
2,764,700 5 billion yen
October 23, 2007 to
November 27, 2007
Market purchase
in the form of trust
2,257,200 5 billion yen
August 10, 2007 to
September 5, 2007
Market purchase
in the form of trust
2,368,300 5 billion yen