FAQ

Company Information

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When was Yahoo Japan Corporation founded?
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Yahoo Japan Corporation was founded on January 31, 1996.

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When did Yahoo Japan Corporation go public?
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Yahoo Japan Corporation first publicly listed its shares on JASDAQ on November 4, 1997 and moved its listing to the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) on October 28, 2003.

Financial Information

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Where can I find Yahoo Japan Corporation's financial results?
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For financial results, go to Business Results, and for financial trends, click Financial Trends.

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Where can I find Yahoo Japan Corporation's business outlook?
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For business outlook, see the latest Business Results.

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Can I see the videos of investors meetings?
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For videos of investors meeting, go to Investors Meeting, for presentation materials at the investors meetings, see Investors Meeting Presentations.

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What is Yahoo Japan Corporation's fiscal year?
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The fiscal year ends on March 31 every year. However Yahoo Japan Corporation's financial results are announced every quarter. Please refer to the IR Calendar for our past and upcoming earnings announcement schedules.

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Does the Company disclose any monthly figures?
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The Company provided monthly data until March 2011. This information is announced quarterly thereafter. Previous monthly trend PDFs are available at  Yahoo! JAPAN Monthly Data PDF (60KB) .

Shareholders' Information

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What is Yahoo Japan Corporation's stock code?
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It is 4689.

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What is Yahoo Japan Corporation's Initial Public Offering price?
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Yahoo Japan Corporation listed on the JASDAQ on November 4, 1997, and the Initial Public Offering price was ¥2 million. The public issuing price was ¥700 thousand.

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Where can I find information on historical stock splits?
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For information on stock splits, see Historical Number of Shares Outstanding.

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Does Yahoo Japan Corporation have a special benefit plan for shareholders?
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The special benefit plan for shareholders was ended after distributing goods to shareholders at September 30, 2004. For details, see IR release PDF (16KB) .

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How can I check Yahoo Japan Corporation's stock price?
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The current stock price is available at Yahoo! Finance (Japanese only).

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How much does Yahoo Japan Corporation pay out in cash dividends?
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Commencing with the fiscal year ended March 2005, the Company decided to pay cash dividends. For details, refer to IR release PDF (16KB) .
For the fiscal year ended March 2017, the Company decided to pay ¥8.86 per share.

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Can I find out about analyst coverage of Yahoo Japan Corporation?
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For analyst coverage, see Analyst Coverage.

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Who is Yahoo Japan Corporation's shareholder transfer agent?
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Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.

Other Questions

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How can I contact the IR department?
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To make enquires about IR related topics, click IR Contacts.