Olympus Corporation operates in the Electromedical equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Olympus with three other
medical equipment manufacturers in Asia:
Japan Lifeline Co., Ltd.
sales of 30.54 billion Japanese Yen [US$292.88 million]
of which 47%
Fukuda Denshi Co., Ltd.
(117.22 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.12 billion]
of which 39%
was Treatment Equipment), and
Nihon Kohden Corporation
(165.52 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.59 billion]
of which 33%
was Biological Information Monitors).
Olympus reported sales of ¥804.58 billion (US$7.72 billion)
March of 2016.
increase of 5.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥764.67 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Olympus had sales
of ¥847.11 billion.
Sales of Medical Care saw an increase
9.1% in 2016, from
¥558.35 billion to ¥608.93 billion.
Not all segments of Olympus experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other fell 15.4% to ¥15.76 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Olympus also experienced decreases in sales in
Science (down 2.2% to ¥101.61 billion)
the Video (down 6.6% to ¥78.28 billion)