Sony Corporation operates within the Household audio and video equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sony with three other
audio-visual equipment producers in Asia:
sales of 2.05 trillion Japanese Yen [US$18.07 billion]
of which 39%
was display device),
Skyworth Digital Holdings Ltd
of Hong Kong
(42.85 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$5.49 billion]
of which 69%
was TV Products), and
(4.87 trillion Japanese Yen [US$42.91 billion]
of which 34%
was Storage & device solution).
During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Sony were ¥7.60 trillion (US$66.98 billion).
decrease of 6.2%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were ¥8.11 trillion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 32.9% decline
in Mobile ,products , Communication, from ¥1.12 trillion to ¥752.69 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Home Entertainment and Sound (down 10.5% to ¥1.03 trillion)
the Movie Business (down 3.7% to ¥901.23 billion)
Imaging Products and Solution (down 18.9% to ¥571.50 billion)
Other (down 16.4% to ¥202.34 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Game (up 6.9% to ¥1.58 trillion)
Financial Services Business (up 1.3% to ¥1.08 trillion)
Music Business (up 5.0% to ¥630.77 billion)