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Kao Corp (4452.T)

4452.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Kao's Operating Profit For Six Months Ended June Expected To Have Grown 4 Pct To Around 91 Billion Yen - Nikkei
Monday, 23 Jul 2018 

July 24 (Reuters) - Nikkei::KAO CORP'S OPERATING PROFIT FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE IS EXPECTED TO HAVE GROWN 4 PERCENT TO AROUND 91 BILLION YEN - NIKKEI.KAO CORP'S SALES FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE PERIOD LOOK TO HAVE CLIMBED 2 PERCENT ON THE YEAR TO ABOUT 730 BILLION YEN - NIKKEI.KAO LIKELY TO KEEP FY PROJECTIONS UNCHANGED, WITH OPERATING PROFIT OF 215 BILLION YEN, UP 5 PERCENT, ON SALES OF 1.54 TRILLION YEN, A 3% GAIN - NIKKEI.KAO CORP PLANS TO RAISE ANNUAL DIVIDEND TO 120 YEN PER SHARE, AN INCREASE OF 10 YEN - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Kao Corp To Cut 40% Of Its Cosmetics Brands - Nikkei
Thursday, 12 Jul 2018 

July 13 (Reuters) - Nikkei: :KAO CORP TO CUT 40% OF ITS COSMETICS BRANDS, OR ABOUT 20 LABELS, AS IT AIMS TO IMPROVE PROFITABILITY OF MAKEUP BUSINESS.KAO CORP WANTS TO LIFT COSMETICS SEGMENT'S SALES ABOVE 300 BILLION YEN IN FISCAL 2020.  Full Article

Japan's Kao Says To Buy Back Up To 1.4 Percent Of Own Shares Worth 50 Billion Yen
Friday, 27 Apr 2018 

Kao Corp <4452.T>::JAPAN'S KAO SAYS TO BUY BACK UP TO 1.4 PERCENT OF OWN SHARES WORTH 50 BILLION YEN.  Full Article

Kao Corp's Operating Profit For The Year Ended Dec Apparently Came To Around 204 Bln Yen - Nikkei
Monday, 29 Jan 2018 

Jan 29 (Reuters) - Nikkei::KAO CORP'S OPERATING PROFIT FOR THE YEAR ENDED DECEMBER APPARENTLY CAME TO AROUND 204 BILLION YEN - NIKKEI.KAO CORP’S OVERALL SALES FOR THE YEAR ENDED DEC LIKELY CLIMBED 1% TO AROUND 1.48 TRILLION YEN - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Shiseido and Kao receive OECD approval for animal testing alternative - Nikkei<4452.T><4911.T>
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 

Nikkei:Shiseido and Kao receive Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) approval for animal testing alternative - Nikkei.  Full Article

Nikkei ends higher; eyes on global trade, BOJ meeting

TOKYO, July 27 Japanese shares closed higher on Friday, taking comfort from signs of rapprochement between the United States and Europe over trade issues, though investors remained cautious ahead of next week's Bank of Japan policy review.