ProtoPROTO CORPORATION


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August 22, 2011
Notice of the Revision to the Forecasted Dividend for the Fiscal Year Ending March 2012

@We hereby notify you that PROTO CORPORATION has decided to revise the forecasted annual dividend for the current term at the Board of Directors meeting held on August 22, 2011.
1. Reason for the revision to the forecasted dividend
@PROTO considers that it is important business management issue to distribute profits to shareholders while strengthening the management base. So PROTOfs bacis policy is to distribute profits to shareholders by comprehensively considering the continuous and stable dividend payment and the enrichment of retained earnings, etc. for the future growth.
@We will keep this basic policy. But, as we would like to express our thanks to shareholders because we can commemorate the 10th anniversary of listing in September this year and the performance for the first quarter of the fiscal year ending March 2012 (announced on July 28, 2011) was healthy, we have decided to revise the forecasted annual dividend for the current term, in order to showing our attitude of emphasizing the distribution of profits to shareholders.
2. Contents of the revision
  Cash Dividends per Share
  1st
Quarter
2nd
Quarter
3rd
Quarter
Year-End Annual
Previous forecast
(announced on May 12, 2011)

-

37.50   

-

37.50    

75.00    
Revised forecast
-
Ordinary dividend
37.50
Commemorative
dividend
5.00
Total
42.50
-
Ordinary dividend
37.50
Commemorative
dividend
5.00
Total
42.50
Ordinary dividend
75.00
Commemorative
dividend
10.00
Total
85.00
Results for the current term
- - -
Results for the previous term
(ended March 2011)
-
37.50  
-
37.50  
75.00  


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