Foster Electric Company, Limited operates within the Household audio and video equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Foster Electric Company, Limited with three other
companies in this sector in Japan:
Clarion Company Limited
sales of 216.23 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.92 billion]
of which 42%
Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
(168.12 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.49 billion]
of which 87%
was video equipment), and
Hitachi Maxell Ltd
(156.22 billion Japanese Yen [US$1.39 billion]
of which 44%
was Consumer electronics).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
Foster Electric Company, Limited were ¥190.93 billion (US$1.70 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were ¥189.12 billion.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Foster Electric Company, Limited
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 88%).
Sales of Other Businesses saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
13.5% in 2016, from
¥5.44 billion to ¥6.17 billion.
Foster Electric Company, Limited also saw significant increases in sales in
Info, Parts and Products for Communi. Eq (up 2.1% to ¥97.96 billion)
Automotive Parts and Products Business (up 9.3% to ¥65.04 billion)
Not all segments of Foster Electric Company, Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Acoustic Parts and Products Business fell 22.8% to ¥21.76 billion.