Sharp Widens Full-Year Loss Forecast to Record $5.6 Billion

Sharp Widens Full-Year Loss Forecast to Record $5.6 Billion

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Japan’s largest maker of liquid-crystal displays follows Panasonic Corp. in lowering its earnings outlook as the two companies and Sony Corp. struggle against slumping TV demand, a slowing economy and competition from Samsung Electronics Co. and Apple Inc.