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August 9, 2010

Notification of Revision to the Dividend Forecasts and Business Forecasts(Fiscal Year 2010)

DISCO Corporation ("the Company") has decided to revise the Company's business forecasts and to revise its dividend forecasts for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2011 which were announced on May 13, 2010, based on recent business performance.

1. Business Forecast Revision
Revision of consolidated business forecasts
Forecasts for interim period of fiscal year ending March 31, 2011
(April 1, 2010 –September 30, 2010) (Millions of yen,%)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Net income Net income per share(yen)
Previous forecast(A) 45,300 7,100 7,200 4,600 136.88
Revised forecast(B) 54,000 10,600 10,800 6,900 205.31
(B) - (A) 8,700 3,500 3,600 2,300
% change 19.2% 49.3% 50.0% 50.0%
(Ref.)
Previous interim results
23,058 (179) (283) (95) (2.84)
Forecasts for full fiscal year of fiscal year ending March 31, 2011
(April 1, 2010 - March 31, 2011) (Millions of yen,%)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Net income Net income per share(yen)
Previous forecast(A) 86,500 12,100 13,200 8,400 249.95
Revised forecast(B) 102,000 18,800 20,000 12,600 347.91
(B) - (A) 15,500 6,700 6,800 4,200
% change 17.9% 55.4% 51.5% 50.0%
(Ref.)
Previous full year results
61,730 4,667 4,560 2,470 73.51
* Fiscal Year 2010 indicates period from April1, 2010 to March 31, 2011.
Revision of non-consolidated business forecasts
Forecasts for interim period of fiscal year ending March 31, 2011
(April 1, 2010 –September 30, 2010) (Millions of yen,%)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Net income Net income per share(yen)
Previous forecast(A) 38,000 5,200 5,700 3,500 104.14
Revised forecast(B) 46,000 7,800 8,200 4,900 145.80
(B) - (A) 8,000 2,600 2,500 1,400
% change 21.1% 50.0% 43.9% 40.0%
(Ref.)
Previous interim results
17,933 (833) (29) 274 8.17
Forecasts for full fiscal year of fiscal year ending March 31, 2011
(April 1, 2010 – March 31, 2011) (Millions of yen,%)
Net sales Operating income Ordinary income Net income Net income per share(yen)
Previous forecast(A) 72,000 8,500 10,000 5,900 175.56
Revised forecast(B) 86,000 13,600 14,900 8,500 252.92
(B) - (A) 14,000 5,100 4,900 2,600
% change 19.4% 60.0% 49.0% 44.1%
(Ref.)
Previous full year results
49,856 2,135 3,017 1,677 49.93

Reason for the revisions

The Company decided to amend the DISCO group earnings forecasts announced on May 10, 2010 for the whole of the year ending March 31, 2010, taking into account recent very active semiconductor demand.

  Note: The above forecast of financial results is based on certain information available to the Company at the time of announcement, and actual operating results may differ from the forecast due to various factors.
2. Revised Dividend Forecasts
  Dividend per share
1Q-end 2Q-end 3Q-end Year-end Annual
Previous forecast(Announced on May 13, 2010) - 25 - 25 50
Revised forecast - 35 - 40 75
Results for the year ending March 31, 2011 - - -
(Ref.)
Results for the year ending March 31, 2010
- 10 - 10 20

Reason for the revision

Based on the revised earnings forecasts mentioned above, divided payment forecast is also revised applying our dividend policy.

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