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12th March 2019
Changes to the Nikkei Indices


Nikkei Inc. will make the following changes to the Nikkei Stock Average (Nikkei225), the Nikkei Stock Index 300 (Nikkei 300), and the Nikkei 225 High Dividend Yield Stock 50 Index (Nikkei High Dividend Yield 50), corresponding to a delisting and stock splits of the constituents.

  1. Constituent change due to delisting of Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. iNikkei225, Nikkei 300, Nikkei High Dividend Yield 50j

    Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. (5002), a constituent of the Nikkei 225 and the Nikkei 300, will integrate its business with Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. (5019) by the share exchange, and will be delisted from the Tokyo Stock Exchange on March 27. From the opening on March 27, Showa Shell Sekiyu will be deleted from the both indices and Idemitsu Kosan, which will succeed the business of Showa Shell Sekiyu, will be added to the both indices. The presumed par value of Idemitsu Kosan will be 125 yen.

    Since Showa Shell Sekiyu is also a constituent of the Nikkei High Dividend Yield 50, Showa Shell Sekiyu will be deleted from the index on the same day, March 27. Note that no stock will be added to the Nikkei High Dividend Yield 50 and the number of the constituents will be back to 50 at the periodic review this June.

  2. Change in presumed par value of the constituents due to stock split iNikkei 225j

    Terumo Corporation (4543) and Olympus Corporation (7733), Nikkei 225 constituents, are planning stock splits. Corresponding to the splits, the presumed par value will be changed for the index calculation from its ex-right date of March 27.

    Constituent

    Split ratio

    Current Pres. Par

    New Pres. Par

    Terumo

    1:2

    25 yen

    12.5 yen

    Olympus 1:4 50 yen 12.5 yen




8th March 2019
Changes to the Nikkei Indices


Today, Tokyo Stock Exchange designated the stocks of Pioneer Corporation (6773) as gSecurities to be delistedh (Seiri Meigara).
Nikkei Inc. will make the following constituent change in the Nikkei Stock Average (Nikkei Average, Nikkei 225) and Nikkei 500 Stock Average (Nikkei 500) based on the announcement on February 19 (gProcedures for the Nikkei Stock Average constituent change regarding Pioneer Corporationh).


  1. Pioneer will be deleted and OMRON Corporation (6645) will be added to the Nikkei 225. In accordance with the constituent selection rules, OMRON was selected from high liquidity stocks in the same Sector (Technology) as Pioneer. Presumed par value of OMRON is 50 yen.

  2. Deletion of Pioneer and addition of OMRON will be conducted simultaneously on the day, 5 business days passed from today, i.e. this change will become effective from the market open of March 18.

  3. For Nikkei 500, Pioneer will be deleted and HORIBA, Ltd. (6856, presumed par value is 50 yen, Industry classification is Electric Machinery) will be added. This change will become effective from the market open of March 18 as with Nikkei 225.



19th February 2019
Procedures for the Nikkei Stock Average constituent change regarding Pioneer Corporation


Following is the procedures to change the Nikkei Stock Average constituents regarding Pioneer Corporation (6773), a Nikkei Stock Average constituent which has been appointed as securities under supervision (Kanri stock) by the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Nikkei 500 Stock Average follows the same procedure.

  1. Pioneer explains in its disclosure documents that gAt the earliest (if the third-party share allotment is completed on March 1, 2019), common stocks will be designated as securities to be delisted on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday, March 1h.

  2. Since the date of designation as securities to be delisted is not fixed, deletion of Pioneer will be decided upon such designation and the stock to be added as a new constituent will be announced at the same time.

  3. For the reasons above and considerations for the time to ensure the information is fully shared, deletion of Pioneer and addition of the new constituent will be conducted simultaneously on the day, 5 business days passed from the designation as securities to be delisted, i.e. if designated on March 1, the change will become effective from the market open of March 11.



14th February 2019
Regarding the Stock Split of FamilyMart UNY Holdings in Nikkei 225


FamilyMart UNY Holdings Co., Ltd. (8028), a Nikkei Stock Average (Nikkei 225) constituent, is planning a stock split of 1 to 4. From the market open of the ex-right date, which is February 26, Nikkei Inc. will change the presumed par value of FamilyMart UNY Holdings from 50 yen to 12.5 yen.

Since the price level of FamilyMart UNY Holdings in the Nikkei 225 will stay the same, the divisor will not be changed by this event.




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