What is the company name derived from?
It is derived from Capsule Computer. Please refer to "Origin of Capcom Name" for more information.
When was Capcom founded?
It was founded on May 30, 1979.
What are Capcom's business segments?
Capcom has built a structure of "Single Content Multiple Usage" to maximize the profitability of single content within the group by adapting our game content to other entertainment businesses. Creating new hit titles will thus lead to increased profit in the Consumer Online Games business as well as in others.
For details, please refer to "Business Segments".
What is Capcom's competitive edge?
Capcom's strength is threefold. First, we have "long-lasting intellectual properties with universal market appeal" such as million-selling titles and popular characters like "Resident Evil". Secondly, we have an "advanced ability to develop original game content" without relying on licenses obtained from external sources. We also possess a "high level of technology", assisted by the "MT Framework", an integrated development environment built to provide common development tools for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC platforms. Thirdly, we have "strong overseas marketing capabilities" as represented by effective sales operations in overseas markets, which are the majority of our markets, with a proper understanding of regional preference for game titles and market characteristics and business practices.
For details, please refer to "Management Plan".
When was the initial public offering of Capcom's shares?
It was offered over the counter in October 1990.
When was Capcom's share listed in the Tokyo Stock Exchange?
It was listed in the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in October 2000.
How do I get to the Capcom office?
The map to the office is available in "Locations".
Is there a website for the Capcom Group?
There is a link in "Capcom Group".
What is Capcom's management policies and strategies?
What is Capcom's business goal?
During the five-year period from the fiscal year ending March 2014
1) Cumulative operating income: 70 billion yen
2) Operating margin of 20% in fiscal year ending March 2018
What is your dividend policy?
One of our management priorities is to provide stable and continuous dividends to all shareholders, taking account into our future business strategies as well as our management environment. Please refer to "Shareholders Return".
What is Capcom's corporate governance?
Please refer to "Corporate Governance".
How much does Capcom pay the directors as remuneration?
Please refer to "Officer Remuneration" and "Auditor Remuneration" in "Structure and Initiatives" of "Corporate Governance".
Which firm is Capcom's accounting auditor?
We have appointed KPMG AZSA LLC as the accounting auditor of us pursuant to resolutions of ordinary general meeting of shareholders held on June 15, 2012.
What are your FY2016 3rd quarter financial results?
During the nine-month period, in addition to a firm start for Dead Rising 4, titles such as Monster Hunter Generations and re-releases of popular titles from the Resident Evil franchise reported solid sales overseas. However, despite synergy with home video games driving Monster Hunter Kyoryu Sensen to be a smash hit in the Amusement Equipments business, sales and income were comparatively lower due to the release of a hit title in the same period of the previous fiscal year.
As a result, consolidated net sales were 53,507 million yen and operating income was 5,119 million yen. Further, a strong yen in the first half caused the Company to recognize a foreign exchange loss of 716 million yen, resulting in an ordinary income of 4,147 million yen and a net income attributable to owners of the parent of 2,762 million yen.
Where can I find the question and answer summary on the latest presentation of financial results?
The "Question and Answer Summary" for 3rd quarter in FY2016 Financial Results Presentation is available in the "Presentation Materials".
What is the outlook for FY2016 ending March 2017?
As for future outlook, Capcom will aim to increase revenue by promoting the continuous growth of its Digital Contents business via major title releases and strengthened digital download sales while stabilizing releases of pachislo machines in its Arcade Equipments business. Capcom's earnings forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 anticipates increases in sales and profits, with 85,000 million yen in net sales and 13,600 million yen in operating income.
Please refer to "Presentation Materials" for details.
Where can the information of past performance financial results be found?
Where can the indicators such as Return on Equity, Capital Adequacy Ratio, and Interest-bearing debt be found?
What is the rating for bonds issued by Capcom?
There are no convertible bonds rated by Moody's and R&I at this time. Please refer to "Bond Issues" for more information.
Where can I get Capcom's Annual Reports?
Where can I get documents of financial results presentation ?
Please download the file from "Presentation Materials".
When is the fiscal term?
It is on March 31.
When will the next financial results be announced?
Please refer to "IR Calendar".
How can I view the presentation for financial results?
You can play the video and audio recording of the financial results presentation on a portable media player.
Please refer to "Video and Audio Library" for details.
Which securities cover Capcom?
Please refer to "Analysts' Evaluation".
What is the security code for Capcom?
It is 9697.
What is the trade size of Capcom shares?
1One trade size is for 100 shares/unit.
When is the shareholders' meeting held?
Shareholders' meeting will be held in late June. Please refer to "IR Calendar" for other IR schedule.
What has been the transitions of stock splits?
The latest split was for 1 to 1.5 in May 2000. Please refer to "Stock Splits" for current and historical information.
Are there any preferential services for shareholders?
Capcom provides no preferential services for shareholders and treats all equally. Please refer to "Shareholders Return" in Stock & Debt Information.
How much is Capcom's annual dividend?
Our annual dividend for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 is expected to be 50 yen.
For current and historical dividend, please refer to "Shareholders Return" in Stock & Debt Information.
Who are Capcom's major shareholders?
As of March 31, 2015, our biggest shareholder is Crossroad Limited (Parcentage of Shareholding is 9.38%). Regarding other major shareholders information, please refer to "Stock Data".
What is the percentage of shareholding by foreign investors?
Shareholdings' rate by foreign investors is 36.87% (as of March 31, 2015). For other shareholders' composition, please refer to "Breakdown by Investor Type" in "Stock Information".
When is the decision date for dividend payments?
There is year-end dividend on March 31, and interim dividend on September 30.
Does Capcom repurchase its own shares?
We hold treasury stock amounting to 11,487,502 shares as of May 31, 2013.
Is it possible to visit the company for a tour?
We are sorry to say that we do not arrange on-site tours for visitors to the company.
For details, please refer to "Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)".
How can I get latest company information and/or press release?
Please register "E-mail Alerts".
Once you register your e-mail address, you will receive e-mails in the future whenever we update our website.
How can I obtain the documents?
We send documents such as annual report by mail upon request. Please submit your request via the "Request for Document".
What were the sales results of "Resident Evil" and "Monster Hunter"?
Please refer to "Game Series Sales" for each title sales result.
What are the numbers of historical sales and released titles?
Please refer to "Number of Titles Released".
Tell us about Capcom's CSR activities to fulfill corporate social responsibility.
As a home video games company, we conduct awareness campaigns to promote the proper understanding of home video games, by providing educational support to students and through social education. For details, please refer to "The Social Dimension of CSR Activities" or "Educational Support Activities".
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