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November 12, 2007
Notification of Revision of Dividend Payment and Earnings Forecast for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2008
We have revised our dividend payment forecast that were previously announced on May 10, 2007. This revision is as follows.
1. Revised Dividend Forecast
Dividend per share Interim Year-end For a year
Previous forecast
(Announced on May 10, 2007)
30 39 69
Revised forecast 35
Payment on December 10
41 76
(Reference) FY2006 Actual 30 45 75
* including 10 yen 70th anniversary commemorative dividend
2. Reason for the revision
DISCO revised its dividend policy on February 2006 as a result of an action by its Board of Directors. The dividend payout ratio is set at 20% of consolidated net income. We revised the dividend forecast responding to the revision of earnings forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2008.
3. Revised forecast for earnings for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2008 (From April 1, 2007 to March 31, 2008)
(Millions of yen)  
  Net Sales Ordinary Profit Net Income
Previous forecast (A)
(Announced on August 1. 2007)
94,500 21,200 12,000
Revised forecast (B) 97,200 21,900 12,800
Amount of change (B) - (A) 2,700 700 800
Percentage change (%) 2.9% 3.3% 6.7%
(Reference) Business Result for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2007 86,160 19,667 10,936
4. Reason for the revision of the earnings forecast
Active capital expenditure by semiconductor manufacturers is expected, esponding to increased demand for semiconductors.
Note: The forecasts above are based on information available at the time of announcement. Actual performance may differ from forecasts owing to a variety of factors.
Contact: Keizo Sekiya
Phone: 81-3-4590-1099

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