Sony Corp (6758.T)
27 Feb 2017
* Says the co plans to transfer investment management of Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe, Ltd. to its wholly owned subsidiary Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc
* Says it will transfer the imaging products and solution business to its wholly owned subsidiary, which has been engaged in the manufacturing and sales of electron and electricity machine and equipment in Tokyo, Japan
Feb 15 Sony Corp and Murata Manufacturing Co Ltd :
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SEOUL/SYDNEY, February 03 (Fitch) Sony Corporation's (BB/Positive) strong commitment to increasing profitability through restructuring and cost-cutting will improve its credit profile over the medium to long term, although the struggling movie and smartphone businesses may delay Sony's recovery and overshadow its expanding semiconductor and solid gaming businesses in the short term, says Fitch Ratings. The company's theatrical rev
TOKYO, Feb 3 Japan's Nikkei edged down in choppy trade on Friday, as investors awaited the release of the U.S. monthly jobs report that will set the tone for the Federal Reserve's policy outlook, while bank stocks outperformed on higher yields.
TOKYO Sony Corp on Thursday said it does not plan to sell its pictures business after suffering a $1 billion writedown, and instead aims to turn it around by adding sales channels and making more use of movie characters.
* Pictures profit sacrificed during electronics turnaround -CFO (Adds CFO comments, earnings details, background)
* pictures segment unlikely to achieve earnings target in year ending March 2018
TOKYO, Feb 2 Sony Corp on Thursday cut its full-year outlook for operating profit on Thursday after the Japanese TV-to-gaming group took a $1 billion writedown on its struggling movie business.
TOKYO Sony Corp will write down the value of its movie business by nearly 112.1 billion yen ($976 million) in the third quarter, blaming weaker film profits as online streaming services sap demand for movie DVDs.