Stock Information (As of September 30, 2015)

Total Number of Authorized Shares 279,710,000
Shares of Common Stock Issued 75,116,101
Shareholders 8,581

Composition of Shareholders

Composition of Shareholders

Major Shareholders (Top 10)

  Number of shares held (thousands) Percentage of Total Shares Issued (%)
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. 5,214 7.11%
State Street Bank and Trust Company 5,131 7.00%
The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust account) 4,606 6.28%
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account) 3,803 5.19%
Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. (Trustee for Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd. Retirement Benefit Trust Account) 2,315 3.16%
Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. (Trust account 9) 2,241 3.05%
Nippon Life Insurance Co. 1,869 2.55%
National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives 1,550 2.11%
azbil Group Employee Stock Ownership 1,504 2.05%
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. 1,404 1.91%

Note: Equity position is calculated excluding treasury shares (1,864 thousands).