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East Japan Railway Co (9020.T)

9020.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

10,680JPY
23 May 2018
Change (% chg)

¥-20 (-0.19%)
Prev Close
¥10,700
Open
¥10,670
Day's High
¥10,720
Day's Low
¥10,640
Volume
699,300
Avg. Vol
805,679
52-wk High
¥11,615
52-wk Low
¥9,470

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

East Japan Railway announces change of president
Tuesday, 20 Mar 2018 

March 20(Reuters) - East Japan Railway Co <9020.T>:Says it appoints Yuji Fukasawa as new president of the company, to replace Tetsuro Tomita, who will become chairman of the company, effective April 1.  Full Article

East Japan Railway to take over point business from unit
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - East Japan Railway Co <9020.T>:Says it plans to take over point business from unit Viewcard Co.,Ltd., with expected effective date on June 27, 2018.  Full Article

East Japan Railway to retire treasury shares
Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017 

July 19 (Reuters) - East Japan Railway Co <9020.T>:Says it plans to retire 3.8 million shares (1 percent of outstanding) of its common stock on July 25.Says the total shares outstanding 385.7 million shares after the retirement.  Full Article

R&I affirms East Japan Railway Co's rating at "AA+" and announces stable outlook -R&I
Friday, 17 Feb 2017 

East Japan Railway Co <9020.T> : Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA+" -R&I .Rating outlook stable -R&I.  Full Article

East Japan Railway makes joint bid to manage UK train service- Nikkei
Friday, 30 Dec 2016 

Nikkei: East Japan Railway has made joint bid for rights to manage train services on major British network - Nikkei . JR East-led consortium, also includes Mitsui & Co and Abellio, is competing against a UK-French JV- Nikkei .The JR East consortium, if it wins the bid, would take over the franchise and manage the service for seven-to-10 years - Nikkei.  Full Article

Google to partner with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial to launch Android Pay inside Japan - Nikkei
Tuesday, 30 Aug 2016 

: Google will partner with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group to launch its digital wallet platform inside Japan as soon as autumn - Nikkei . In Japan, Android Pay initially will incorporate debit cards issued by Bank Of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ - Nikkei . In Japan, Android Pay also will use credit cards issued by Mitsubishi UFJ Nicos by year's end at the soonest - Nikkei . Google's partnership with MUFG is not exclusive, and Google seeks to strike similar android pay deals with other Japanese financial institutions - Nikkei .Google negotiating with East Japan Railway, NTT Docomo, Rakuten, JCB and other Japanese digital money providers to make their reader systems compatible with Android Pay - Nikkei.  Full Article

East Japan Railway to retire 3.1 mln treasury shares
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 

East Japan Railway Co <9020.T> : Says it plans to retire 3.1 million shares (0.79 pct of outstanding) of its common stock on July 26 .Says the total shares outstanding 389.4 million shares after the retirement.  Full Article

Nikkei falls to 4-month low as strong yen bites

TOKYO, Feb 13 Japan's Nikkei share average gave up early gains and closed at at four-month low on Tuesday in choppy trade as investors turned risk averse again as the yen rose rising against the dollar.