- Japanese companies’ retained profits hit a record high in fiscal 2019.
- Retained corporate profits in the year through March rose by 2.6 percent.
- Pretax profits of domestic companies plummeted by 14.9 percent.
- Japanese companies’ performances were impacted in the January-March quarter when the virus began to spread.
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