Astellas to buy back up to $328 mln worth of its own shares

TOKYO Fri Feb 1, 2013 12:09am EST

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TOKYO Feb 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Astellas Pharma Inc said on Friday that it plans to buy back up to 30 billion yen ($328 million) of its own shares, or 1.31 percent of its issued stock.

Astellas said it would buy back 6 million shares between Feb. 4 and March 18. ($1 = 91.2600 Japanese yen) (Reporting by Shinichi Saoshiro; Editing by Chris Gallagher)

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