FAQ JAPANESE
[History]
When was the company established?
What does 'TBS' stand for?
When were the TBS' shares listed on the stock exchange?
[Financial Information]
When does the company's fiscal year end?
When is the announcement of the financial results?
Where can I find the latest financial results?
[Stock Information]
Which stock market are the TBS shares traded on?
What is the TBS stock code?
How many shares is the minimum trading unit?
[History]
Q When was the company established?
A At first, “Radio Tokyo, Inc.” was established in May 1951. The company started radio broadcasting in December 1951 and also started television broadcasting in April 1955. The company changed its corporate name to “Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc.” on November 29, 1960.
Q What does 'TBS' stand for?
A 'TBS' is an abbreviation of its English corporate name, “Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc.” The company has begun using its corporate logo 'TBS' since the change of corporate name in 1960.
Q When were the TBS' shares listed on the stock exchange ?
A TBS(Radio Tokyo) shares were listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange on October 10, 1960.
[Financial Information]
Q When does the company's fiscal year end?
A TBS' fiscal year ends on March 31 and 6 month interim period ends on September 30.
Q When is the announcement of the financial results?
A No specific dates are planned. The current fiscal year's financial results will be announced on mid May and interim results expected on mid November. TBS will inform investors in this web site as soon as available.
Q Where can I find the latest financial results?
A You can find it by clicking the "Consolidated Financial Results" button. Kessan-tanshin (Japanese language only) is also available in our Japanese language site.
[Stock Information]
Q Which stock market are the TBS' shares traded on?
A TBS' shares are traded on the First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Q What is the TBS stock code?
A TBS' stock code is 9401 and is categorized in the Information and Telecommunications sector.
Q How many shares is the minimum trading unit?
A As of November 1, 2002, the minimum stock trading unit of TBS stock has been changed from 1,000 shares to 100 shares. As a result of the above, as of November 1, 2002, the trading unit of TBS shares at the Tokyo Stock Exchange was changed from 1,000 shares to 100 shares.