Sony Corp. told about their incomes for third quarter of 2017 (with 1 October to December 31, 2017). A There is something to boast about: the company beats all sorts of records and again increases its forecasts.
Behind the third quarter the company earned $ 23,649 billion, which is 11.5% more than the same period in 2016. Operating profit was $ 3,105 billion, for the year increased by 279.8%.
Net profit of Sony for the year grew by a record 1407.3% - up to $ 2,619 billion
On than earned
Good indicators are fixed almost in all directions of the company's activity: the production of game consoles and work related services, the release of household entertainment electronics and semiconductor products, film production and sound recording. For example, the Sony Pictures studio increased profits thanks to the unexpectedly high fees of the film " Jumanji: Call of the Jungle " . A PlayStation increased revenue by 16.2% thanks to the prefixes PS4, games and subscription services.
What to say, even in segment of cameras is growing, albeit small.
But in end mobile unit: it does not can boast of increased incomes, but, most likely, none of this and not expected.
Having received a record profit, in Sony has increased and forecasts for the entire fiscal year ending 31 Martha. The company counts on 720 billion yen profit against the previously expected 630 billion yen.
In addition to the forecasts, the company outlined the composition of senior management. The executive chair of Kazuo Hirai, who worked for this post is 6 years old, will yield to the financial director Kenichiro Yoshida. Kazuo Hirai will assume the post of chairman of the board of directors, and The current head of the mobile unit will be head of strategic planning Hiroki Totoki.