Shareholders Return Policy
JGC Holdings is committed to enhancing corporate value by developing its global businesses, while placing management priority on sharing profits with shareholders.
With regard to a specific dividend policy, JGC Holdings has a policy of appropriating profits by setting a target dividend payout ratio, comprehensively considering the maintenance of its capital base and the investment for growth to ensure the appropriate returns are paid to shareholders.
In the medium-term management plan "BSP2025", the following describes the shareholder return policy which will guide the payment of dividends during this the 5-year plan beginning in fiscal year 2021.
- To pay a year-end dividend from the retained earnings once a year, and through linking with the company's business performance in each term, to aim for a consolidated payout ratio of 30% per year while maintaining a minimum annual dividend per share of 15 yen.
- The acquisition of own shares will be made where appropriate in line with our business performance forecasts and the consideration of a free cash flow.
|Fiscal year||Annual Dividend per Share|
|As of Fiscal Year-End||Full Year|
|Fiscal 2021 Ending March 2022||15.0 (Forecast)||15.0 (Forecast)|
|Fiscal 2020 Ending March 2021||12.0||12.0|
|Fiscal 2019 Ending March 2020||12.0||12.0|
|Fiscal 2018 Ending March 2019||28.5||28.5|
|Fiscal 2017 Ending March 2018||25.0||25.0|