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 North America:
sales of $1.56 billion
of which 44%
was Government Systems),
(1.72 billion Canadian Dollars [US$1.36 billion]
of which 48%
was Software & Services), and
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During the year ended March of 2017, sales at
Sony were $70.33 billion.
increase of 4.2%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $67.52 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when Sony
reported sales of $74.52 billion.
Sales of Game saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
18.7% in 2017, from
$12.33 billion to $14.63 billion.
Sony also saw significant increases in sales in
Financial Services Business (up 12.5% to $9.99 billion)
the Movie Business (up 6.9% to $8.34 billion)
Music Business (up 16.6% to $5.83 billion)
Not all segments of Sony experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Mobile ,products , Communication fell 25.5% to $6.96 billion.
Sony also experienced decreases in sales in
Home Entertainment and Sound (down 0.6% to $9.57 billion)
Imaging Products and Solution (down 9.9% to $5.29 billion)
Other (down 7.2% to $1.87 billion)