Nikon Corp. Q2 FY2018 Headlines (July 1, 2017, to Sept 30, 2017)

  • Overall company Revenue down -9.4%
  • Overall company Operating Profit up +16.5%
  • Imaging Products segment Revenue up +0.5%
  • Imaging Products segment Operating Profit up +66%
  • Restructuring plan improves profitability

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Nikon Corp. Q1 FY2018 Headlines (Apr 1, 2017, to Jun 30, 2017)

  • Overall company Revenue up +0.6%
  • Overall company Operating Profit down -31.1%
  • Imaging Products segment Revenue falls -3.7%
  • Imaging Products segment Operating Profit falls -24.8%
  • Results beat previous forecasts

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Nikon Corp. Q3 FY2017 Headlines (Oct 1, 2016, to Dec 31, 2016)

  • Overall company Operating Income up +83%
  • Overall company Net Sales up +2%
  • Imaging Products segment Net Sales fall -23%
  • Imaging Products segment Operating Income falls -51%
  • Restructuring takes its toll with expenses up to ¥53B
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H1 FY2017 Headlines (Apr 1, 2016 to Sep 30,2016)

  • Overall company Operating Income up +56%
  • Overall company Net Sales fall -13.8%
  • Imaging Products segment Net Sales fall -32%
  • Imaging Products segment Operating Income falls -37.2%

Overall Company Results

NIKON Corp. released it’s H1 FY201...

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Nikon has just released its Financial Results for Q1 FY2017/3 that cover sales to the 30th June 2016. Given the current difficulties the Camera Industry is going through it will be interesting to take a closer look at the data and comments.

Overview

NIKON CORPORATION is a major Japanese company...

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Bloomberg noted that Nikon has the attention of Hedge funds but for all the wrong reasons. Evidently they are the prime target for 'shorters', that is investors that bet on a company share price going down. Nikon is not alone in this and other technology companies like Casio are also targets.

Why

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