Category Archives: sony financials
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 | 11:58 GMT
Sony is nearing break-even point for the production of PS4 consoles already, according to a report by analyst firm IHS.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 | 08:57 GMT
Sony has posted its latest quarterly and half-year financial report, revealing that its game arm lost ¥0.8 billion / $8 million for the period. As such, the company has lopped 40% off its full-year projections.
Thu, Aug 15, 2013 | 15:18 BST
PlayStation 4′s PS Plus online paywall will generate $1.2 billion for Sony by 2017, according to analyst firm IHS Electronics and Media.
Sun, Aug 11, 2013 | 22:21 BST
Sony will not generate as large of a loss with PlayStation 4 as it did when it launched PlayStation 3, according to SCE CEO Andrew House.
Thu, Aug 01, 2013 | 20:19 BST
Sony has posted its first-quarter financial report for the year, revealing the company’s numbers were relatively flat, despite a 322% increase in operating costs thanks to the impending launch of PS4.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 09:51 BST
Sony’s Fiscal Year 2013 results are out, painting a picture of a company that is happily coasting with decreased profitability as it looks towards the start of the next generation.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 05:35 BST
Sony has confirmed that its financial report for the year ended March 31st 2013 will go public on May 9, and the company has confirmed its profit projection for the year has doubled.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 16:50 GMT
Sony’s Q3 financials are in and make for grim reading. The company’s game arm has seen a sharp decrease with a 15.1% drop in sales, accounting for an 86.4% income drop.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 | 02:29 GMT
Sony’s recent financials highlighted the poor performance of PS Vita and overall losses of 15.5 billion yen/$198 million. Today credit firm Fitch has cut the Japanese company’s credit rating due to its “loss of technology leadership in key products and the strong yen”, and issued a warning that aggressive restructuring would be needed to reverse its fortune. Get the report below.
Thu, Nov 01, 2012 | 16:23 GMT
Sony has slashed its Q2 financial forecast in the face of flagging game sales, and lower-than-expected sales of PS Vita consoles.
Thu, Aug 02, 2012 | 17:05 BST
Sony has released its first quarter financial report, burying details of Vita hardware and software sales in what appears to have been a rather sombre three months for the Japanese giant.
Thu, May 10, 2012 | 08:37 BST
Sony has been hit by an annual loss of ¥456.7 billion ($5.74 billion) in comparison to the ¥259.6 billion loss last year, with PS3 sales also down.
Thu, Apr 12, 2012 | 13:29 BST
New CEO Kazuo Hirai has revealed Sony’s strategic plans to dig back out of several successive loss years, focussing on core businesses and making significant cuts.
Wed, Apr 11, 2012 | 07:43 BST
Sony announced a £4 billion annual loss today, filling the PlayStation doom-sayers’ guns with some monumental ammo. Don’t call the firing squad just yet, says Rob Fahey. The round you’re polishing is a dud.
Thu, Feb 02, 2012 | 15:46 GMT
Sony has posted a loss of $1.2 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2011, citing floods in Thailand as a major contributing factor for the disappointing result.
Wed, Nov 02, 2011 | 08:51 GMT
Sony’s results for the three months ending September 30 have shown gains for the firm’s PS3 business, but the overall business has suffered heavy losses.
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 05:01 BST
Sony has revealed that it is expecting its earnings to be impacted heavily by the falling value of the euro and is unable to protect itself from the effects.
Thu, Jul 28, 2011 | 09:12 BST
Sony’s posted its results for the quarter ending June 30, showing PlayStation 3 sales significantly down for the period, from 2.4 million in FY2010 to 1.8 million in the current financial year.
Mon, May 30, 2011 | 02:31 BST
The PlayStation division at Sony has seen a ¥35 billion profit for its 2010 Fiscal Year ending March 31, 2011, with PS3 sales for the year up by 1.3 million units.
Thu, Feb 03, 2011 | 14:04 GMT
While both PS3 and PSP saw drops in hardware sales for the Holiday quarter, both systems enjoyed rises in the software sales for the period.