Sony Corp News

The Sony Corp news email is designed to help you to stay up-to-date with the giant electrical equipment manufacturer. This includes staying informed about the company's products as well as changes in its business, and its financial performance. Sony Corp is one of the largest electrical manufacturing companies in the world. It was established in 1946 and is based in Japan. The current chairman is Osamu Nagayama and the CEO is Kazuo Hirai. Its products include consumer devices like the Playstation as well as televisions, mobile phones, cameras, and audio/video equipment. It is also involved in several other industries, including music distribution. Its annual revenue is over $7 trillion (2014) but it is going through a period of restructuring, which is set to continue. This could see more product lines sold off, while other parts of the business will be shut down completely. So it is a period of change for Sony. If you have an interest in the company you can get the latest articles delivered straight to your email inbox through the Wiser Sony Corp digest service.

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Virtual reality headsets are growing in popularity: They offer an immersive experience to users as well as a new toolset for programmers to explore and create with. The devices are part of a very young industry, though: There are early adopters, and...
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What Japan Must Do To Create The Next Sony
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Photo: Sony, 1979 Sony Walkman Despite its world-famous engineering and design talent, Japan hasn't produced the number of world-class tech companies we might expect. Why? The answer may lie in looking at what other countries—such as Canada, Israel and even France, which...
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Japan's Nikkei hits near 3-week high on French vote relief, Sony climbs
ReutersShinichi Saoshiro
* French vote relief weakens yen to the advantage of Japan stocks * Sony gains after raising its profit forecast * North Korea tensions still a worry, defence-related stocks up TOKYO, April 24 Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a near three-week...
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Sony Surges as Analysts Say Profit May Reach Highest Since 1998
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Operating profit tops $2 billion for second year in a row Analysts expect $4.5 billion profit target, highest since 1998 Sony Corp. shares jumped the most in almost three months after the company’s better-than-projected preliminary earnings boosted analyst confidence in its ability...
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Earnings Preview: What To Expect From Microsoft On Thursday
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Microsoft Inc. is scheduled to report earnings after Thursday's close. The stock just hit a record high of $66.70/share in April 2017 and is currently trading near $66.40/share. The stock is prone to big moves after reporting earnings and can easily gap...
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Apple to Remove All Child Labor from Its Supply Chain... Eventually
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Let There Be Light: 2 Killer Projectors for Your Home Theater
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The latest TVs are gorgeously slim. But a richly colored layer of photons is downright ethereal. 1. Sony VPL-VW675ES BEST FOR: Flush 4K adopters Get the same picture quality you’d find at a great movie theater. Sony’s pricey 4K cannon res 1,800...
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Sony Boosts Full-Year Earnings Estimate by $430 Million
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Sony Corp. revised its full-year earnings estimate, increasing it by $430 million (47 billion yen) on Friday, a week before the company is due to report its annual results. Revenue at the entertainment and electronics group was unchanged at $8.1 billion, but...
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Sony Reports Preliminary Profit Above Forecast on Savings
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Company cites strong performance in most businesses, cost cuts Operating profit tops $2 billion for second year in a row Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai is showing the turnaround at Sony Corp. was no fluke. The Tokyo-based company reported preliminary operating profit...
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