Ricoh endeavors to provide stable dividends to its shareholders by boosting profitability. At the same time, Ricoh undertakes to increase retained earnings to reinforce its corporate structure and to cultivate new businesses.
A year-end cash dividend per share was ¥16.50. Combined with the interim dividend of ¥16.50 per share, the total dividend for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014 was ¥33.00 per share.
Ricoh intends to use internal reserve funds intensively for the further development of its core businesses and for investment in growing business areas, with medium to long-term objective of achieving prosperity.
Repurchase of Shares
|Purchase period||Method of repurchase||Number of shares repurchased||Aggregate purchase price||Release|
|February 12, 2008 – March 6, 2008||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||8,838 thousands shares||14.9 biliion yen|
|March 1, 2006 – March 17, 2006||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||1,077 thousands shares||2.3 biliion yen|
|January 31, 2006 – February 28, 2006||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||3,601 thousands shares||7.5 billion yen|
|March 7, 2005 – March 17, 2005||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||1,387 thousands shares||2.7 biliion yen|
|February 4, 2005 – March 4, 2005||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||3,726 thousands shares||7.2 biliion yen|
|February 9, 2004 – March 12, 2004||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||865 thousands shares||1.6 biliion yen|
|December 12, 2003 – December 30, 2003||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||1 thousands shares||1.9 million yen|
|November 12, 2003 – December 11, 2003||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||1,735 thousands shares||3.2 biliion yen|
|September 18, 2003 – October 8, 2003||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||2,900 thousands shares||5.9 biliion yen|
|April 1, 2003||Negotiated Trade||229 thousands shares||0.4 biliion yen|
|January 15, 2003 – February 6, 2003||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||5,490 thousands shares||10.1 biliion yen|
|December 18, 2002 – January 14, 2003||Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange||2,510 thousands shares||4.8 biliion yen||Notice of Repurchase of Shares from the Market|
Retirement of Shares
|Date of retirement||Type of shares to be retired||Number of shares retired||Release|
|March 31, 2003||Shares of common stock of RICOH||7,000 thousands shares|