Q1 FY2018 Headlines (Apr 1, 2016, to Jun 30, 2017)

  • Overall company Revenue up +2%
  • Overall company Operating Profit fell -5%
  • Imaging Business segment Revenue fell -1%
  • Imaging Business segment Operating Profit up ¥1.2B

Overall Company Results

Olympus released the first quarter results for...

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H1 FY2017 Headlines (Apr 1, 2016 to Sep 30,2016)

  • Overall company Operating Income falls -31%
  • Overall company Net Sales fall -12%
  • Imaging Business segment Net Sales fall -28%
  • Imaging Business segment Operating Income loses ¥1.4b

Overall Company Results

Olympus released the first half resu...

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Previous Forcast

At the end of FY2016 forecasts for the FY2017 were to maintain overall sales and profits by reducing costs, despite the negative impact of a strong ¥en. Sales were to be down just -1% year-on-year and operating income down -14% year-on-year whilst Net Income would rise by +4% to...

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Previous Forecast

At the end of Q3 FY2016 forecasts were still good despite uncertainties over slowing China and possible litigations. Sales were to be up +7% year-on-year and operating income up +10% year-on-year. The dollar exchange rate was favorable whilst the Euro had turned down slightly.

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In the first part of this report, I looked at the results for Olympus from 2012 to 2015 and what they were looking to achieve in FY2016. With three-quarters of the year have been accounted for, how are they getting on so far. I will look at the aspects of Net Sales Income, Gross Profit, SG&A Expe...

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The first of an ongoing series of articles looking at the financial results of Olympus Corporation and how it is performing in the Digital Camera Market. In the first part, I will look at the company up to the end of FY2015.

Olympus Corporation the Company

It's a matter of record that Olympus is...

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