Nikkei : Canon's group operating profit is seen topping 250 billion yen ($2.17 billion) for the fiscal year ending December 2017 - nikkei . Canon Inc's sales are seen growing nearly 20% to 4 trillion yen for the fiscal year ending December 2017- nikkei .For fiscal 2016, Canon Inc's operating profit likely fell 35 percent on the year to 230 billion yen - nikkei.
Ricoh Co Ltd <7752.T>: Says it appoints Yoshinori Yamashita as executive president to replace Zenji Miura .Says the change will effective on April 1.
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Canon Inc <7751.T>: Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA+" – R&I .Rating outlook stable– R&I.
Shenzhen Emperor Technology <300546.SZ>: Sees net profit for 2016 up 10.4 percent to 16 percent, or to be 59 million yuan to 62 million yuan .Says the net profit of 2015 was 53.5 million yuan.
Julong Co., Ltd.<300202.SZ>: Sees net profit for FY 2016 to increase by 20 percent to 50 percent, or to be 311.4 million yuan to 389.3 million yuan . Says the net profit of FY 2015 was 259.5 million yuan . FY 2016 reported net profit of 429.6 million yuan – Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Comments that increased orders, good performance in software business and cost control are the main reasons for the forecast.
Suzhou Huayuan Packaging Co., Ltd.<002787.SZ>:Says it raised 8.0 percent stake in Shenzhen Runtianzhi Digital Equipment CO.,LTD..
Pax Global Technology Ltd <0327.HK> : Parties entered into 2017 framework agreement pursuant to which group will continue to purchase security decoder chips . Parties entered into 2017 framework agreement to purchase controller unit chips and contactless reader chips from hi sun group .Parties are company as purchaser and Hi Sun as seller.