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The following is the status of the company stocks as of December 31, 2020:

Securities code 8113
Listed Stock Exchange The first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
Number of common stocks issued

Total number of stocks authorized: 827,779,092
Total number of stocks issued: 620,834,319
*Unicharm holds 21,742,676 own equities.

Total number of shareholders 34,784 people
Number of stocks per trading unit 100 stocks

Progress of cash dividends per share

Progress of cash dividends per share 2016/12
2017/12 2018/12 2019/12 2020/12
(yen) 16.00  20.00 24.00 28.00 32.00

Major shareholders

Major shareholders (Top 10) Number of shares held ('000) Ratio of shareholding (%)
UNITEC CORPORATION. 154,957 25.9
THE MASTER TRUST BANK OF JAPAN, LTD. (TRUST ACCOUNT) 39,082 6.5
TAKAHARA FUND LTD. 28,080 4.7
CUSTODY BANK OF JAPAN LTD. (TRUST ACCOUNT) 22,261 3.7
THE MASTER TRUST BANK OF JAPAN, LTD. (RETIREMENT BENEFIT ACCOUNT TRUST / HIROSHIMA BANK ACCOUNT) 17,287 2.9
THE IYO BANK, LTD. 15,300 2.6
NIPPON LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY. 12,189 2.0
THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON AS DEPOSITARY BANK FOR DEPOSITARY RECEIPT HOLDERS. 11,361 1.9
BNYMSANV RE MIL RE FSI ICVC-STEWART INV ASIA PACIFIC LEADERS FD. 10,395 1.7
NORTHERN TRUST CO. (AVFC) SUB A/C AMERICA CLIENTS 9,721 1.6
  • The number of shares was rounded off for shareholdings less than 1,000
  •  The shareholdings ratio was calculated by deducting treasury shares (21,742,676) shares

Distribution Ratio of Number of Shares by Shareholder Category

Distribution Ratio of Number of Shares
by Shareholder Category
2016/12
2017/12 2018/12 2019/12 2020/12
Individuals 8.4% 7.1% 6.4% 6.0% 6.0%
Financial institutions 19.8% 21.5% 23.2% 23.9% 25.3%
Domestic corporations 32.5% 32.4% 32.6% 32.7% 32.6%
Foreign investors 33.4% 32.1% 33.4% 32.8% 31.5%
Securities companies 1.1% 1.2% 0.5% 0.6% 1.1%
Treasury stock 4.8% 5.7% 3.9% 4.0% 3.5%
  • The fiscal year end was changed from March 31 to December 31 as of FY2014.

Fiscal Year Commencing January 1 each year and ending on December 31 of the following year
Closing date of Register of Shareholders /
For Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting, and dividend payment
December 31
For interim dividend payment June 30
Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting Late in March of each year
Transfer Agent Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Independent Auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers Aarata LLC
Dividend Payment Please collect the dividend at your local Post Office during the designated period. (Those who specified a bank transfer will have the dividend transferred into the designated account). Note that it is possible to receive the dividend by bank transfer. Those wishing to use this service should request a Dividend Transfer Form from Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.
  • With regard to any change of address or registered seal, or any instruction/change of bank transfer of dividends payment, you are requested to register such changes at the office of the Agent or sub-agent. * Please contact the office of the Agent for such forms of registration.

ADR

In addition to common shares, our ADRs are traded over-the-counter (OTC) in the U.S. (Depositary Bank: The Bank of New York Mellon) Please click here for The Bank of New York Mellon's ADR website.

Type of ADR program Sponsored Level I program
Trading market OTC(Over-The-Counter)
ADR ratio 5 ADR s = 1 share of common stock (5:1)
CUSIP number 90460M204
Ticker symbol UNICY
Depositary bank The Bank of New York Mellon
Local custodian Mizuho Bank, Ltd.

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