Furukawa Battery Co Ltd <6937.T>: Says it names Katsutoshi Tokuyama as chairman .Says it names Shinichi Ono as president.
Nikkei : Furukawa Battery's group operating profit apparently rose 40% on the year to around 700 million yen for the April-September half - Nikkei . Furukawa Battery Co Ltd is expected to maintain its forecast for the fiscal year ending in March - Nikkei .Furukawa Battery Co Ltd's sales for the April- September half totaled around 25 billion yen - Nikkei.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Says the company increased the consolidated mid-year outlook for revenue to 25,000 mln yen from 24,000 mln yen, for the fiscal year ending March 2016.Operating profit forecast increased to 700 mln yen from 220 mln yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 700 mln yen from 220 mln yen.Net profit forecast increased to 450 mln yen from 150 mln yen.Earnings per share increased to 13.74 yen from 4.58 yen.Comments the increased sale of battery both in Japan and abroad is the main reason for the forecast.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:To issue a year-end dividend of 7 yen per share to all the shareholders of record as of March 31, for FY ended March 2015.Payment date June 24.Says latest dividend forecast was 7 yen per share.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Raised year-end dividend forecast to 7 yen per share from 6 yen per share for FY ended March 2015.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Expects to record 2,615 million yen business assistance payment as extraordinary profit for the fiscal year ended March 2015.Expects to record 2,612 million yen compression loss of fixed assets extraordinary loss for the same fiscal year.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Says wholly owned Tokyo-based subsidiary to merge other four the company's wholly owned subsidiaries.The Tokyo-based subsidiary to be survival company and other four subsidiaries to be dissolved after transaction.Planned effective April 1, 2015.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Says the company amended the consolidated mid-year outlook for the FY ending March 2015.Revenue forecast increased to 22,240 million yen from 22,000 million yen.Operating profit forecast decreased to 110 million yen from 200 million yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 260 million yen from 210 million yen.Net profit forecast increased to 160 million yen from 140 million yen.Earnings per share forecast increased to 4.88 yen from 4.27 yen.Comments that steady increase of sales revenue and depreciation of Japanese yen are the main reasons for the forecast.
Furukawa Battery Co Ltd:Subsidiary PT. FURUKAWA INDOMOBIL BATTERY MANUFACTURING to acquire fixed assets including land, building and machine.
Shandong Sacred Sun Power Sources Co Ltd:Signed technical support agreement with Japan-based company Furukawa Battery Co., Ltd. for strategic cooperation in production and promotion of lead-acid storage battery based on lead-carbon technology.Furukawa Battery will allow Shandong Sacred Sun to produce lead-acid storage battery in China and Shandong Sacred Sun will be in charge of promotion and sale of the batteries in new energy market and communication market.