Sony is an operator of a conglomerate company in the technology, film, network services and financial sectors. The Company develops, designs, manufactures and sells electronic equipment, instruments and devices for consumer, professional and industrial markets, as well as game hardware and software. It is also engaged in production and acquisition, development, manufacture, marketing, distribution and broadcasting of image-based software, including motion picture, home entertainment and television products and distribution of recorded music. Moreover, Sony provides financial services, including life and non-life insurance operations through its Japanese insurance subsidiaries and banking operations through a Japanese internet-based banking subsidiary. In addition, the Company is engaged in a network services business and an advertising agency business in Japan.

TypePublic
HQTokyo, JP
Founded1946
Size (employees)117,300 (est)-8%
Websitesony.com
Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, JP
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Key People/Management at Sony Corporation

Kazuo Hirai

Kazuo Hirai

Chairman
Shiro Kambe

Shiro Kambe

EVP
Masashi Imamura

Masashi Imamura

Corporate Executive Officer, EVP
Tomoyuki Suzuki

Tomoyuki Suzuki

Corporate Executive Officer, Executive Deputy President
Hiroki Totoki

Hiroki Totoki

Representative Corporate Executive Officer, EVP, CFO
Shigeki Ishizuka

Shigeki Ishizuka

Corporate Executive Officer, EVP
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Sony Corporation Office Locations

Sony Corporation has offices in Surrey, Schlieren, Kista, Barcelona and in 32 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
1-7-1 Konan, Minato-ku
North Ryde, AU
33-39 Talavera Road, PO Box 377
Wien, AT
41 Wienerbergstraße
Zaventem, BE
7 Da Vincilaan
София, BG
Бизнес Парк София сграда 3, етаж 2, офис 202
Ontario, CA
2235 Shepard Avenue East, Suite 700
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Sony Corporation Financials and Metrics

Sony Corporation Revenue

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Sony Corporation's revenue was reported to be ¥8.54 t in FY, 2018 which is a 12.4% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q1, 2019)

2 t

Gross profit (Q1, 2019)

549 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2019), %

28.1%

Net income (Q1, 2019)

236.9 b

EBIT (Q1, 2019)

195 b

Market capitalization (19-Sep-2018)

74.8 b

Closing stock price (19-Sep-2018)

59

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

1.5 t

EV

(115.1 b)
Sony Corporation's current market capitalization is $74.8 b.
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

8.1 t7.6 t8.5 t

Revenue growth, %

(6%)12%

Cost of goods sold

6.1 t5.7 t6.2 t

Gross profit

2 t1.9 t2.3 t
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2018Q1, 2019

Revenue

1.9 t2 t

Cost of goods sold

1.4 t1.4 t

Gross profit

487.8 b549 b

Gross profit Margin, %

26%28%
Annual
JPYFY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

960.1 b1.6 t

Accounts Receivable

1 t1.1 t

Prepaid Expenses

525.9 b516.7 b

Inventories

640.8 b692.9 b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019

Cash

1.5 t

Accounts Receivable

1.1 t

Prepaid Expenses

519.8 b

Inventories

692.6 b
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

209.7 b127.6 b547.3 b

Depreciation and Amortization

397.1 b327 b361.4 b

Inventories

(57.8 b)11.2 b(51.5 b)

Accounts Payable

(49.5 b)(1.4 b)(87.9 b)
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2018Q1, 2019

Net Income

94.4 b236.9 b

Depreciation and Amortization

83.3 b86.2 b

Inventories

(83.4 b)(7.2 b)

Accounts Payable

134.2 b109.8 b
JPYY, 2018

EV/EBIT

-0.6 x

EV/CFO

-1.2 x

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

5.1 x
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Sony Corporation Operating Metrics

Aug, 2018

PlayStations Sold

525.30 m
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Sony Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
truTV February 17, 2017

Sony Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Sony Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.9% from Financial Services, 9.6% from Semiconductors, 8.2% from Mobile Communications, 7.4% from Imaging Products & Solutions, 13.8% from Home Entertainment & Sound, 11.4% from Pictures, 9.0% from Music, 22.0% from Game & Network Services and 4.6% from Other

Sony Corporation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.9% from China, 6.3% from Other Areas, 12.0% from Asia-Pacific, 21.6% from Europe, 21.5% from United States and 30.7% from Japan

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Sony Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Sony Corporation News and Updates

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Sony Corporation Company Life and Culture

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