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sony corp (6758) Snapshot

Open
¥3,252
Previous Close
¥3,280
Day High
¥3,350
Day Low
¥3,248
52 Week High
02/26/15 - ¥3,350
52 Week Low
05/21/14 - ¥1,588
Market Cap
3.9T
Average Volume 10 Days
11.6M
EPS TTM
¥-205.60
Shares Outstanding
1.2B
EX-Date
03/27/15
P/E TM
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Dividend
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Dividend Yield
0.37%
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sony corp (6758) Details

Sony Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. It offers LCD televisions; home audio, Blu-ray disc players and recorders, and memory-based audio devices; compact digital, home-use video, and interchangeable single-lens cameras; and personal computers. The company also develops, produces, markets, and distributes PlayStation4, PlayStation3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation Portable, and PlayStation 2 hardware and related software. In addition, it provides professional solutions, such as broadcast- and professional-use products; CMOS image sensors, CCDs, system LSIs, small- and medium-sized LCD panels, and other semiconductors; batteries, audio/video/data recording media, storage media, optical pickups, chemical products, and optical disk drives; and materials and components for electronic devices, such as anisotropic conductive films. Further, the company is engaged in the acquisition, production, and distribution of television programs, animated motion pictures, and video content; operation of television networks and studios; and recorded music distribution, as well as music publishing businesses. Additionally, it provides various financial services, including life and non-life insurance, savings products, and loans; is involved in the research, development, design, production, marketing, sale, distribution, and servicing of mobile phones, tablets, accessories, and applications; offers Blu-ray disc, DVD, and CD media replication services, as well as digital and physical supply chain solutions to business customers in the entertainment, education, and information industries; and provides Internet broadband network services to subscribers. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Sony Corporation in January 1958. Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Founded in 1946

sony corp (6758) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Represent...
Total Annual Compensation: ¥184.0M
Corporate Executive Officer and President for...
Total Annual Compensation: ¥156.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sony corp (6758) Key Developments

Sony Corporation Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2017-2018

Sony Corporation provided earnings guidance for the year 2017-2018. It aimed to post an operating profit of at least JPY 500 billion ($4.2 billion) for 2017-2018, a jump from the JPY 20 billion forecast for the year ending 31 March 2015.

Sony Releases the Transparent Lens Eyewear "SmartEyeglass Developer Edition"

Sony Corporation has developed*1 the "SmartEyeglass" transparent lens eyewear that connects with compatible smartphones*2 to superimpose information such as text, symbols, and images onto the user's field of view, and it is moving forward with preparations towards the commercialization of the product. In order to explore the possibilities with and facilitate the development of apps for the device, Sony announces that it will offer the SED-E1 "SmartEyeglass Developer Edition" for sale in Japan, the United States (US), the United Kingdom (UK), and Germany from March 10, 2015. In the UK and Germany, the device is now available for pre-order. It will also be offered for sale to enterprise customers in France, Italy, Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands and Sweden from March 10th in order to promote the development of apps geared toward industrial use. The SmartEyeglass Developer Edition will be sold through the dedicated SmartEyeglass page of "Sony Developer World," an application development support website for Sony products. In addition to the hardware, Sony will also begin providing the official release of the Software Development Kit (SDK) for the SmartEyeglass, an upgraded version of the Developer Preview SDK that it has made available since last September. Through this official release, it is looking to promote the development of even more apps compatible with the device. Sony also has its eyes set on the future of wearable devices and their diversifying use cases, and it hopes to tap into the ingenuity of developers to improve upon the user experience that the SmartEyeglass provides. Going forward, Sony will accelerate its efforts to promote the development of apps for SmartEyeglass, as it eyes the commercialization of the product for both consumers and enterprise customers in 2016.

Sony Mulls Acquisitions

Sony Corporation (TSE:6758) seeking acquisitions. Kazuo Hirai, Chief Executive Officer of Sony, said, Sony will invest in innovative areas, including through acquisitions and partnerships, although he didn't announce specific deals.

 

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