Sony reports net profits of $458 million for 2012, returning to black for the first time in 5 years

Sony reports net profits of $458 million for 2012, returning to black for the first time in 5 years

thenextweb.com
New Sony CEO Kaz Hirai’s rebuilding job is showing its first signs of promise after the company posted net profits of $458 million (43 billion yen) for its 2012 financial year [PDF], its first annual profit for half a decade. The results have been helped by the sale of a string of assets...
Sony reports net profits of $458 million for 2012, returning to black for the first time in 5 years
                             

Comments:

Related:

Sony revises its 2012 earnings forecast, doubles expected net profits

www.engadget.com
Just like last year, we're reporting on a revision Sony's making to its expectations for last year's profits, but this time around there's some positive news. According to Sony, selling some of the buildings it owns and a weakening yen have doubled its expected net profit from 20 billion...
Sony revises its 2012 earnings forecast, doubles expected net profits

LG planning first flexible OLED smartphone for Q4 2013

www.electronista.com
LG is said to be planning its first flexible OLED smartphone for a Q4 release this year, reports the Wall Street Journal [sub. req.]. The company made the indication at its Q1 conference call, where it revealed that its net profits plunged 91 percent from the same period in 2012....
LG planning first flexible OLED smartphone for Q4 2013

Apple sees profits fall for first time in a decade but cash pile rises to $145bn

www.guardian.co.uk
Tech firm beats analysts' expectations for quarter as chief executive Tim Cook pins company's hopes to rising iPad salesApple revealed its first profits fall in a decade Tuesday but still managed to beat analysts' expectations, making $9.5bn in the quarter and boosting its share buyback programme by $50bn.The tech giant's...
Apple sees profits fall for first time in a decade but cash pile rises to $145bn

Apple reports record Q2 revenue in Q2 2013, profits significantly down year-over-year

www.insidemobileapps.com
Apple today announced it has sold 37.4 million iPhones, 19.5 million iPads and 5.6 million iPods in Q2 2013. Overall, the company reported $43.6 billion in revenue, good for net profits of $9.5 billion during Q2. Net profit in Q2 2012 was $11.6 billion, meaning profits fell this past quarter...
Apple reports record Q2 revenue in Q2 2013, profits significantly down year-over-year

Can Apple stop the profits rot?

www.guardian.co.uk
Apple's much-anticipated results are expected to show its growth story has soured as rivals eat into smartphone marketA year is a long time in the life of a technology firm - and so it has proved for Apple. Last April, the iPhone maker's shares had broken through $600 and tipsters...
Can Apple stop the profits rot?

Nobody Likes Tim Cook. Oh, Except Apple Customers. And His Peers

readwrite.com
Tim Cook took the helm of Apple on August 24, 2011. Since then, on average, Cook has increased Apple's market value by $110 million a day. Its shares closed yesterday a hair above $461, up 23% over his tenure so far. Sure, it's been a bit of a bumpy ride...
Nobody Likes Tim Cook. Oh, Except Apple Customers. And His Peers

DoCoMo expands its retail business into fashion with $22 million deal for Magaseek

thenextweb.com
NTT DoCoMo, Japan’s largest operator, has expanded its e-commerce business after announcing the acquisition of fashion-focused online retailer Magaseek for 2.04 billion yen (around $22 million). The operator — which has around 50 percent market share in the country — announced a public tender offer for the startup back in January,...
DoCoMo expands its retail business into fashion with $22 million deal for Magaseek

Garmin profits drop as hardware sales continue decline

www.electronista.com
Garmin has announced its fourth-quarter financial results, showing a drop in revenues across every segment save fitness products. Net profits fell to $129 million, down from $166 million in the same quarter last year, as the GPS hardware maker struggles to compete with the prevalence of smartphones equipped with free...
Garmin profits drop as hardware sales continue decline

Toshiba's 2012 Q3 makes $322 million net profit, sees a future in nuclear

www.engadget.com
Toshiba's latest numbers may not reach the dizzying heights of last quarter, but at least it's not back to filling out its spreadsheets in red pen. The company is announcing profits of $322 million from net sales of $14.9 billion. A big chunk of that change came from Tosh's...
Toshiba's 2012 Q3 makes $322 million net profit, sees a future in nuclear
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?