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Nikon Corp (7731.T)

7731.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

1,585JPY
20 Mar 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Nikon, ASML And Carl Zeiss Sign Agreement To Settle All Litigation
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 01:01am EST 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - ASML HOLDING NV ::NIKON, ASML AND CARL ZEISS SIGN AGREEMENT TO SETTLE ALL LITIGATION.SIGNED A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING RELATING TO A COMPREHENSIVE SETTLEMENT OF ALL LEGAL PROCEEDINGS OVER PATENTS FOR LITHOGRAPHY EQUIPMENT AND DIGITAL CAMERAS.TERMS OF MEMORANDUM INCLUDE A PAYMENT TO NIKON BY ASML AND ZEISS OF A TOTAL OF EUR 150 MILLION (APPROXIMATELY 19.0 BILLION JAPANESE YEN*).CROSS-LICENSE AGREEMENT CONTEMPLATED BY MEMORANDUM INCLUDES MUTUAL ROYALTY PAYMENTS OF 0.8% OVER SALES OF IMMERSION LITHOGRAPHY SYSTEMS FOR 10 YEARS.ROYALTY PAYMENTS FOR 10 YEARS FROM SIGNATURE DATE OF PARTIES' DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.  Full Article

Nikon raised its FY forecast by 8.3 pct to 5.2 million units - Nikkei‍​
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 03:06pm EST 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Nikon raised its full-year forecast by 8.3 pct to 5.2 million units - Nikkei‍​.  Full Article

Nikon restructuring sales networks for digital cameras in overseas markets - Nikkei
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 04:43pm EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Nikkei: :Nikon restructuring sales networks for digital cameras in overseas markets, including withdrawing from Brazil - Nikkei.Nikon expects to sell only 4.8 million digital cameras in year to March 2018, down roughly a quarter from previous year - Nikkei‍​.  Full Article

Nikon says unit Nikon Imaging (China) stops operation
Sunday, 29 Oct 2017 10:16pm EDT 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Nikon Corp <7731.T>:Says its unit Nikon Imaging (China) Co., Ltd. stops operation on Oct. 30 .  Full Article

Nikon's sales likely dipped 1 pct to around 340 bln yen ‍for April-September half - Nikkei​
Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 01:12pm EDT 

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Nikon's operating profit for the April-September half apparently shrank about 30% on the year‍​ - Nikkei.Nikon corp's sales likely dipped 1% to around 340 billion yen ‍for April-September half - Nikkei​.  Full Article

Athersys and Nikon Cell Innovation to collaborate on MultiStem manufacturing in Japan
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Athersys Inc ::Athersys and Nikon Cell Innovation to collaborate on multistem commercial manufacturing in Japan.Athersys - entered manufacturing services agreement with Nikon Cell for commercial production of its stem cell therapy in Japan for ischemic stroke.Athersys - technology transfer of stem cell production methods in preparation for potential commercialization in Japan after treasure clinical study.  Full Article

R&I affirms Nikon's rating at "A" and says stable outlook-R&I
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 01:49am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Nikon Corp <7731.T>:* Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A"-R&I.* Rating outlook stable-R&I.  Full Article

Nikon announces resignation of chairman
Friday, 19 May 2017 02:29am EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Nikon Corp <7731.T>: :* Says Makoto Kimura will resign from the position of Chairman of the Board in the company .* Effective date June 29 .  Full Article

ASML files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 04:45am EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::Files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon <<<7731.T>>>.ASML has today filed suits in Japan, both on its own and jointly with its strategic partner Zeiss <<>>.Additional suits will be brought in the United States.  Full Article

ASML denies infringing Nikon patents
Monday, 24 Apr 2017 03:42am EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV :ASML: denies infringing Nikon patents, will "vigorously defend" against Japanese company's claims..  Full Article

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Foreign demand for Japanese machinery slumps by most since 2007

TOKYO Overseas orders for Japanese machinery posted their biggest tumble in more than a decade in December, as trade frictions dented global supply chain demand and manufacturers predicted further declines in orders this quarter.