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Company Overview of Nintendo Co. Ltd.

Company Overview

Nintendo Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells entertainment products in Japan, the Americas, Europe, and internationally. It provides playing cards, Karuta, and other products; handheld and home console hardware machines and related software; and home leisure equipment. The company was formerly known as Nintendo Playing Card Co., Ltd. and changed its name to Nintendo Co., Ltd. in 1963. Nintendo Co., Ltd. was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

11-1 Hokotate-cho

Kamitoba

Minami-ku

Kyoto,  601-8501

Japan

Founded in 1889

5,064 Employees

Phone:

81 7 5662 9600

Key Executives for Nintendo Co. Ltd.

Nintendo Co. Ltd. does not have any Key Executives recorded.

Nintendo Co. Ltd. Key Developments

Nintendo Co. to Release New Game Console, "NX," in March 2017

Nintendo Co. said that it will release globally a new game console, "NX," in March 2017.

Nintendo Co. Reports Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended March 2016; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending March 2017

Nintendo Co. reported earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended March 2016. For the period, the company reported a JPY 24 billion ($216 million) loss, bigger than the loss it reported the previous year. Quarterly sales fell 26% on-year to JPY 78.8 billion ($708 million) as overseas revenues were hurt by a stronger yen. The company racked up a nearly JPY 18 billion quarterly loss the previous year. For the fiscal year just ended, it earned JPY 16.5 billion ($148 million), down 61% from the previous fiscal year 2015. The company expected to recover to a JPY 35 billion ($314 million) profit for the fiscal year ending in March 2017.

Nintendo Co. Ltd., Q4 2016 Earnings Call, Apr 28, 2016

Nintendo Co. Ltd., Q4 2016 Earnings Call, Apr 28, 2016

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