Hitachi Comments on the Articles of Outlook for Fiscal 2011

Tokyo, June 6, 2011 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) commented on news articles that reported Hitachi’s financial outlook for fiscal 2011 ending March 31, 2012. However these articles weren’t based on Hitachi’s decision or disclosed information. The annoucement of Hitachi’s financial outlook for fiscal 2011 ending March 31, 2012 is scheduled on June 9.