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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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Nikkei: “Nikon sees 30% profit boost on demand for panel-producing gear, camera maker’s cost-cutting and reforms show signs of working”

Nikkei just published a new article ahead of the Nikon’s yearly financial results announcement titled “Nikon sees 30% profit boost on demand for panel-producing gear, Camera maker’s cost-cutting and reforms show signs of working”: “Nikon’s operating profit is expected to jump 30% to 70 billion yen ($640 million) in the current fiscal year ending March 2019, […]

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The value of Nikon Metrology business has dropped by $94M USD

Yesterday Nikon issued a press release announcing that they expect an “extraordinary loss” in the value of their Nikon Metrology business based in Belgium: As a result of reviewing NMNV’s future cash flow in the aforementioned process, the fair value of the investment in NMNV has declined, and 10,343 million yen of the loss on […]

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