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:
LG Electronics Incorporated
of KOREA (SOUTH)
sales of 62.31 trillion Korean Won [US$50.53 billion]
of which 34%
was Home Appliance),
(3.69 trillion Japanese Yen [US$33.20 billion]
of which 34%
was Infrastructure system solution), and
(2.40 trillion Japanese Yen [US$21.58 billion]
of which 40%
was advance display system).
During the year ended March of 2019, sales at
Sony were ¥8.67 trillion (US$77.90 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.4%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were ¥8.54 trillion.
Sales of Game&network Service saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
20.4% in 2019, from
¥1.85 trillion to ¥2.22 trillion.
Sony also saw significant increases in sales in
Financial Services Business (up 4.4% to ¥1.27 trillion)
Semiconductor (up 6.0% to ¥770.62 billion)
Imaging Products and Solution (up 2.2% to ¥661.30 billion)
Not all segments of Sony experienced an increase in sales in 2019:
sales of Mobile ,products , Communication fell 31.7% to ¥487.33 billion.
Sony also experienced decreases in sales in
Home Entertainment and Sound (down 5.5% to ¥1.15 trillion)
the Movie Business (down 2.5% to ¥985.27 billion)
Other (down 14.7% to ¥299.81 billion)
Eliminations and Corporate (down 31.7% to ¥12.47 billion)