Canon Inc (7751.T)
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CANON INC:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA+".Rating outlook stable. Full Article
CANON INC:Raised year-end dividend forecast to 75 yen per share from undetermined value for FY ending Dec. 2015. Full Article
CANON INC:To issue a mid-year dividend of 75 yen per share to all the shareholders of record as of June 30, for the fiscal year ending Dec. 2015.Payment date Aug. 26.Says the latest dividend forecast amount is an undetermined value. Full Article
CANON INC:Completed to acquired 5,445,997 shares of Axis AB at 340 Swedish Kronas per share during April 8 to April 21, raising stake in Axis AB to 83.3 pct from 75.5 pct. Full Article
CANON INC:Announced a recommended public cash offer to the shareholders in the Swedish company Axis AB to tender all their shares in Axis to Canon.As of April 1, the end of the acceptance period under the Offer, Canon acquired 52,415,897 shares, which corresponds to 75.46 pct of the outstanding common stock of Axis.Additionally, Canon acquired 423,326 shares in Axis outside of the Offer.Canon now holds a total of 52,839,223 shares, which accounts for 76.07 pct of Axis's outstanding common stock.Canon has decided to extend the acceptance period from today until 17:00 (CET) on April 21, at the Offer Price in accordance with Swedish law. Full Article
TOKYO Japanese camera and printer maker Canon Inc forecast full-year operating profit to climb 11.4 percent, its first rise in three years, bolstered by earnings from a medical equipment unit it bought from Toshiba Corp last year.