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Yamaha Motor Co Ltd (7272.T)

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Yamaha sells 8 mln shares of Yamaha Motor
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Yamaha Corp <7951.T>:Says it sells 8 million shares (2.3 percent voting power) of Yamaha Motor Co Ltd <<<7272.T>>> and gain on sale of investment securities is 25.82 billion yen.Says it will cut voting power in Yamaha Motor to 9.9 percent (34.6 million shares) from 12.2 percent (42.6 million shares) and change will occur on Dec. 4.Previous news was disclosed on Nov. 28.  Full Article

Yamaha to sell 8 mln shares of Yamaha Motor
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28(Reuters) - Yamaha Corp <7951.T>:Says it will sell 8 million shares (2.3 percent voting rights) of Yamaha Motor Co Ltd <<<7272.T>>>, on Dec. 4.Says it will cut voting power in Yamaha Motor to 9.9 percent from 12.2 percent .  Full Article

Yamaha Motor says change of chairman and president
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2(Reuters) - Yamaha Motor Co Ltd <7272.T>:Says it appoints current president Hiroyuki Yanagi as chairman of the board of the company.Says it appoints Yoshihiro Hidaka as president of the company.Effective Jan. 1, 2018.  Full Article

Yamaha Motor is repurposing idle capacity at Indonesian production facilities - Nikkei
Friday, 14 Jul 2017 

July 14 (Reuters) - Nikkei:Yamaha Motor is repurposing idle capacity at Indonesian production facilities and plans to invest billions of yen, between 2017 and 2019- Nikkei.Yamaha plans to use the Indonesian facilities to make motorcycle engines starting this year - Nikkei.Yamaha Motor plans to invest billions of yen between 2017 and 2019 to prepare lines with capacity for some 10,000 to 20,000 large engines a year - Nikkei.Yamaha Motor Co Ltd plans to shift a portion of the production for engines larger than 700cc from Iwata factory to Indonesia - Nikkei.Yamaha Motor plans to add more models of motorcycles in 2018 but at the same time intends to use about 20% fewer types of engines compared with 2015 - Nikkei.  Full Article

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA's division acquires Subaru Industrial Power Products
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA: Acquisition of technology will let unit sell EH Series V-Twin Overhead Valve multi-purpose engines both within Japan, overseas . Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, acquires Subaru Industrial Power Products . Fuji Heavy Industries is ceasing production and sale of multi-purpose engines, etc. at end of September 2017 . YMUS will continue after-sales service for Fuji Heavy Industries' multi-purpose engine business in North America .Fuji Heavy Industries will transfer to Yamaha Motor Powered Products EH65, EH72, and EH65V of EH Series V-Twin Overhead Valve multi-purpose engine range.  Full Article

Yamaha Motor aims to increase its operating profit margin on motorcycle sales in Southeast Asia to 10 pct by end of 2018 - Nikkei
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 

Nikkei: Yamaha Motor aims to lift global sales as high as 1.3 trillion yen ($13 bln) and bring operating profit to 74 bln yen by the end of 2018 - Nikkei .Yamaha Motor aims to increase its operating profit margin on motorcycle sales in southeast asia to 10 pct by end of 2018 - Nikkei.  Full Article

R&I affirms Yamaha Motor's rating at "A-" and stable outlook
Wednesday, 30 Mar 2016 

Yamaha Motor Co Ltd:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) has affirmed the rating on the company at "A-".The rating outlook is stable.  Full Article

BRIEF-Yamaha sells 8 mln shares of Yamaha Motor

* Says it sells 8 million shares (2.3 percent voting power) of Yamaha Motor Co Ltd and gain on sale of investment securities is 25.82 billion yen