Notice Regarding Revisions to the Consolidated Financial Results Forecast for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2022
11/12/2021 | 03:27am EST
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November 12, 2021
Japan Post Holdings Co., Ltd.
Director and Representative Executive Officer,
President & CEO
(Code number: 6178, First Section of the
Tokyo Stock Exchange)
IR Office (Phone: +81-3-3477-0206)
Notice Regarding Revisions to the Consolidated Financial Results Forecast for the
Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2022
In light of recent trends in financial results, JAPAN POST HOLDINGS Co., Ltd. (the "Company") has revised its consolidated financial results forecast, which was announced on May 14, 2021, as follows.
1. Revision to the Consolidated Financial Results Forecast for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2022
Consolidated financial results forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022 (April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022)
Revised forecast (B)
Change rate (%)
(Reference) Results of
the previous fiscal
year (fiscal year ended
March 31, 2021)
(Note) Net income per share in the Previously announced forecast (A) row is the amount announced on August 11, 2021 and is calculated based on the average number of shares during the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022 that was estimated in the three months ended June 30, 2021.
2. Reason for the revision
The Company has revised its full year financial results forecast as described in the above table. This is mainly because net operating income in each business of Japan Post Co. is anticipated to exceed expectations in light of the current business environment that includes cost control initiatives in the postal and domestic logistics business, as well as a strong performance from the international logistics Global Forwarding business. In addition, Japan Post Bank's income from private equity funds, as well as from foreign bond investment trusts held for investment operations, are also anticipated to increase more than expected in view of recent market conditions and other factors.
There is no revision to the dividends forecast.
* Explanation on appropriate use of financial results forecast
Forecasts and other forward-looking statements presented in this document are based on information obtained by the Company at present and certain assumptions that the Company has deemed reasonable, and the Company provides no assurance that the forecasts will be achieved or with respect to any other forward-looking statements. The actual future results may vary considerably depending upon various factors, such as the impact of the spread of COVID-19, interest rate fluctuations, stock price fluctuations, foreign exchange fluctuations, asset value fluctuations, changes in the economic and financial environment, changes in the competitive environment, the occurrence of large-scale disasters, etc. and changes in laws and regulations. The Company disclaims any responsibility to update any forward-looking statements contained herein to the extent permitted by law or stock exchange rule.
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