Summary of Financial Results for Q2 FY2016


(Figures less than one million yen are omitted)

1. Consolidated business results for the six months ended March 31, 2016

(October 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016)

(1)Consolidated operating results (cumulative total)
(Millions of yen)
(Percentages represent year-on-year changes)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Profit
attributable to
owners of parent
First half of fiscal year ending September 30,2016 16,994
(2.3%)
2,489
(18.1%)
2,434
(19.7%)
1,425
(30.9%)
First half of fiscal year ended September 30,2015 16,620
(8.8%)
2,108
(61.6%)
2,034
(55.3%)
1,088
(37.7%)
(Note) Comprehensive income
Six months ended March 31, 2016 : 1,354 million yen(8.9%)
Six months ended March 31, 2015 : 1,243 million yen(51.9%)


Net income per share (Yen) Net income per share-diluted (Yen)
First half of fiscal year ending September 30,2016 25.26 24.97
First half of fiscal year ended September 30,2015 21.46 21.19

The Company conducted a 2-for-1 common stock split that became effective on April 1, 2015. Net income per share and net income per share diluted are based on the number of shares after the stock split.

(2) Consolidated financial position
(Millions of yen)
Total assets Net assets Equity ratio
As of March 31, 2016 23,045 15,623 65.6
As of September 30,2015 24,738 16,591 64.8
(Reference) Shareholders’ equity
As of March 31, 2016 : 15,113 million yen
As of September 30, 2015 : 16,034 million yen

2. Dividends
(Yen)
End of first
quarter
End of second quarter End of third quarter Year end Annual
Fiscal year ended September 30, 2015 12.00 8.00 20.00
Fiscal year ending September 30, 2016 8.00
Fiscal year ending September 30, 2016 (forecast)
8.00 16.00
(Note) Revisions to dividend forecasts published most recently: No

The Company conducted a 2-for-1 common stock split that became effective on April 1, 2015. The dividend per share at the end of the second period of the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015 is calculated based on the number of shares before the stock split, but the year-end dividend per share is calculated based on the number of shares after the stock split.

3. Forecast for consolidated business results for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016

(October 1, 2015 – September 30, 2016)

(Millions of yen)
(Percentages represent year-on-year changes)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Profit
attributable
to owners
of parent
Net income per share
Full year 35,000
(4.6%)
4,700
(10.7%)
4,660
(12.4%)
2,700
(3.6%)
49.68
(Note) Revisions to dividend forecasts published most recently: No

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