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Nikon’s 3rd quarter financial results are out

Today Nikon released their Q3 financial results for the year ending on March 31, 2019: “High-end camera sales was brisk thanks to the new ML launch, but fierce competitions in the shrinking entry/mid-range DSLR markets suppressed the volume largely in addition with the initial cost, resulting in revenue/profit reductions.” Here is a recap by ZoetMB: […]

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Nikon Q2 financial results are out

Nikon released their financial results for the second quarter of the year ending March 31, 2019 (click on slides for a larger view): Operating profit was ¥30.6 billion, up ¥7.6 billion. Restructuring improved profitability, posting a record gross profit in 10 years. Operating profit surpassed by ¥3.6 billion. Dividends are now ¥30, up ¥16 from ¥14 […]

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Nikon released their first quarter financial results

Today Nikon released their financial results for the first quarter of the year ending in March, 2019. The headline from Business Insider is: “Nikon Q1 Profit Climbs, Revenues Down; Lifts FY19 Earnings View” –  here is a quick recap: Profit climbed 83.8% to 16.34 billion yen from 8.89 billion yen last year. Earnings per share were […]

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Nikon credit ratings: A/A+

R&I and JCR, Japan’s two biggest credit rating agencies, recently affirmed Nikon’s credit rating at A and A+, respectively. Here are two quotes from the agency’s rationale:

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Harvard Business Review on how Nikon used investors to their advantage

An interesting article from Harvard Business Review on how companies can use investors to their advantage where they specifically discussed the Nikon case:

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Nikon’s 2018 financial results are out

Today Nikon announced their financial results for the year that ended March 2018. As previously reported, profits are up for the entire company – here are the key numbers with relevant data from the Imaging Products Business: Operating Profit: ¥56.2 billion (¥55.5 billion increase from last year, ¥3.2 billion above estimates) Imaging Products Business: fixed cost reduction and […]

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