Investor FAQs

When was MAKITA CORPORATION established?
In March 1915, Makita Electric Works (proprietorship) was founded in the city of Nagoya.
In December 1938, Makita Electric Works (proprietorship) was reorganized into Makita Electric Works, Inc. (a joint-stock company).
For details, please see the History page.
Please tell me about the company’s profile?
Please refer to Corporate Profile page.
Can you tell me about the main business?
Please refer to Our Business page.
What do you do for corporate governance?
Please refer to Corporate Governance page.
When is the accounting period?
It runs until the end of March every year. We disclose our business performance each quarter.
Which accounting standards are used?
The Company has adopted the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) from the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019. The U.S. GAAP was adopted for prior fiscal years.
I would like to know the trends of your latest performance.
Please refer to Financial Highlights page.
Can you tell me the business risk to your business?
Please refer to Risk Factors page.
I would like to see management indicators.
Please refer to Management Indices page.
I would like to see documents on the financial statements and IR information.
Please refer to IR Library page.
Is the trading unit several shares?
It is 100 shares.
Where is the stock traded?
Our stock has been traded on the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges.
Please tell me your security code. Also, I would like to know the information on your stock.
It's 6586. For our shares, please refer to Stock Information page.
When is your General Shareholders Meeting?
Please refer to IR Calendar page. Please refer to Shareholder's Meeting page for the past events.
Can I exercise voting rights via the Internet?
Yes. Please refer to the Notice of Convocation page for details.
I would like to know about your distribution of dividends.
Please refer to Shareholder Information page.
Would you tell me about shareholder incentives and dividends?
Please refer to Distribution of Profits page.