Basic Policy on Corporate Profit Sharing (Dividend, etc.)

Policy Regarding Returning Profits to Shareholders

The Hiroshima Gas Group considers redistribution of profits to its shareholders to be one of the most important management issues The Group has maintained stable dividends while strengthening its financial position and business foundation. The Group is committed to rigorously pursuing management efficiency and conducting aggressive marketing activities. Our basic policy is to maintain stable dividends with due consideration to future capital investment and, research and development needs, in addition to financial position and earnings level.

Dividend Trends

Interim 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.50
Year-end 3.00 3.00 5.00 4.00 4.50
Full-year 6.00 6.00 8.00 7.00 8.00
*The Company paid a special dividend of ¥2 per share in commemoration of the Company’s listing on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, in addition to the ordinary year-end dividend of ¥3 per share for FY3/15. Together with the interim dividend, this amounts to a full-year dividend payout of ¥8 per share.

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