Sony Corp Ord Company Profile (NYSE:SNE)

About Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)

Sony Corp Ord logoSony Corporation (Sony) is engaged in the development, design, manufacture and sale of various kinds of electronic equipment, instruments and devices for consumer, professional and industrial markets, as well as game consoles and software. The Company's segments include Mobile Communications, Game & Network Services, Imaging Products & Solutions, Home Entertainment & Sound, Devices, Pictures, Music, Financial Services and All Other. It is engaged in the production, acquisition and distribution of motion pictures and television programming and the operation of television and digital networks. It is also engaged in the development, production, manufacture and distribution of recorded music and the management and licensing of the words and music of songs. It is also engaged in various financial services businesses, including life and non-life insurance operations, through its Japanese insurance subsidiaries and banking operations through a Japanese Internet-based banking subsidiary.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Household Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SNE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $47.29147 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,263,126,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $37.32
  • 52 Week Range: $27.72 - $41.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.40
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.56
  • P/E Growth: 0.22
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $72.49 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.65
  • Book Value: $18.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.98
  • Annual Dividend: $0.08
  • Dividend Yield: 0.2%
  • EBITDA: $7.32 billion
  • Net Margins: 1.67%
  • Return on Equity: 4.17%
  • Return on Assets: 0.73%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.71%
  • Average Volume: 695,928 shs.
  • Beta: 1.75
  • Short Ratio: 2.08

Frequently Asked Questions for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)

What is Sony Corp Ord's stock symbol?

Sony Corp Ord trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SNE."

How often does Sony Corp Ord pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sony Corp Ord?

Sony Corp Ord declared a None dividend on Thursday, June 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of $0.078 per share on Friday, June 9th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 28th. View Sony Corp Ord's Dividend History.

How were Sony Corp Ord's earnings last quarter?

Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE) released its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.56 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.08. The business earned $1,858.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1,735.86 billion. Sony Corp Ord had a net margin of 1.67% and a return on equity of 4.17%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 15.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $16.44 EPS. View Sony Corp Ord's Earnings History.

When will Sony Corp Ord make its next earnings announcement?

Sony Corp Ord is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Sony Corp Ord.

Where is Sony Corp Ord's stock going? Where will Sony Corp Ord's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sony Corp Ord's shares. Their predictions range from $39.93 to $45.74. On average, they anticipate Sony Corp Ord's share price to reach $42.22 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sony Corp Ord.

Are investors shorting Sony Corp Ord?

Sony Corp Ord saw a decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 970,316 shares, a decrease of 36.3% from the August 31st total of 1,524,354 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 603,746 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days.

Who are some of Sony Corp Ord's key competitors?

Who are Sony Corp Ord's key executives?

Sony Corp Ord's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Osamu Nagayama, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Independent Director
  • Kazuo Hirai, President, Chief Executive Officer, Representative Executive Officer, Director
  • Kenichiro Yoshida, Representative Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Director
  • Kazushi Ambe, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer
  • Andrew House, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer, President & Chief Executive Officer of Subsidiaries
  • Masashi Imamura, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer
  • Shigeki Ishizuka, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer, President of Subsidiary
  • Shiro Kambe, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer
  • Ichiro Takagi, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer, President of Subsidiaries
  • Hiroki Totoki, Executive Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Strategy Officer, President & Executive President & Chief Executive Officer of Subsidiaries

Who owns Sony Corp Ord stock?

Sony Corp Ord's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.00%) and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sony Corp Ord.

Who bought Sony Corp Ord stock? Who is buying Sony Corp Ord stock?

Sony Corp Ord's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC and Eqis Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sony Corp Ord.

How do I buy Sony Corp Ord stock?

Shares of Sony Corp Ord can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sony Corp Ord's stock price today?

One share of Sony Corp Ord stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.55.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE SNE)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  223 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  181 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  404
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $42.22 (12.45% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Price Target History for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Analysts' Ratings History for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/11/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
9/19/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
9/11/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$40.60 -> $39.93HighView Rating Details
8/3/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$45.74LowView Rating Details
5/1/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingConviction-BuyLowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$41.00LowView Rating Details
4/21/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightLowView Rating Details
7/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
6/7/2016BNP ParibasUpgradeReduce -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$38.26 -> $38.26N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Earnings by Quarter for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE SNE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/20176/30/2017$0.48$0.56$1,735.86 billion$1,858.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q317$0.38$0.13$22.35 billion$2,397.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q217($0.07)$0.04$16.90 billion$1,688.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q416($0.58)($0.65)$64.27 billion$1,824.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q2$21.26$26.10$1,905.43 billion$1,892.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$40.90$70.52$65.06 billion$1,808.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q4($93.60)($0.76)$1,910.27 billion$1,937.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q314$0.25$0.63$21.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2014Q2($156.14)($124.32)$1,797.53 billion$1,901.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q1($10.30)$22.94$1,692.74 billion$1,809.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q4($120.90)($132.97)$1,761.99 billion$1,870.92 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q3$14.60$26.00$2,194.57 billion$2,412.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q213$11.00($18.91)$80.07 billion$1,776.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q413$4.00$2.98$1,686.42 billion$1,712.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013$37.00$92.89$1,733.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q313$67.33($0.12)$23.37 billion$22.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$6.00$24.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012($322.20)($388.80)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012($26.10)($158.40)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$17.40($26.88)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$4.50($15.45)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.77$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.36 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.77 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Most Recent Dividend:6/9/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.08
Dividend Yield:0.21%
Dividend Growth:-10.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:8.70% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
3.39% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
2.89% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)

Dividend History by Quarter for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE SNE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
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Headline Trends for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
Latest Headlines for Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE)
DateHeadline logoMitú teams with Sony for accelerator program - October 21 at 8:41 AM logoYahoo Finance Live: Market Movers - Oct 18th, 2017 - October 20 at 8:20 AM logoMitú teams with Sony Pictures Animation on accelerator program - October 20 at 8:20 AM logoEA takes a hit after delay in planned ‘Star Wars’ video game - October 19 at 9:05 AM logoPS4 Is Becoming The Odd Console Out From Xbox One And Switch - October 18 at 8:40 AM logoSony Corp Ord (SNE) Downgraded to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley - October 16 at 12:50 AM logo'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Reveals Sweeping Changes After The Beta's Pay-To-Win Accusations - October 14 at 7:59 AM logoHere's Why AT&T Shares Are Dropping Again This Week - October 13 at 8:57 AM logoShadow of War's Biggest Problem Is That You Are Not An Orc - October 13 at 8:57 AM logoMy Oculus Rift Has Migrated From My Desk, To My Closet, To Storage - October 13 at 8:57 AM logo'Fortnite' Has Amassed 10 Million Battle Royale Players In Just Two Weeks - October 13 at 8:57 AM logoDisney adds 4 Hollywood studios to Movies Anywhere - October 13 at 8:57 AM logoSony Rumored to Re-launch Aibo & Tap AI: A Gamechanger? - October 12 at 9:42 AM logoApple & Spielberg to Collaborate for Amazing Stories Revival - October 12 at 9:42 AM logoSony Corp Ord (SNE) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - October 11 at 12:44 PM logoApple Signs Deal With Spielberg in Content Push - October 11 at 7:48 AM logoLoot Boxes Aside, Battlefront 2's Broken Star Cards Must Be Fixed Before Launch - October 11 at 7:48 AM logoNorth Korean Hack of U.S. War Plans Shows Off Cyber Skills - October 11 at 7:48 AM logoHTC's Future Under Google Signals a Shift Away From Smartphones - October 8 at 6:44 AM logoThe Good, The Bad And The In-Between Of The 'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Beta - October 8 at 6:44 AM logoThis Week's Microtransaction Menace Is Xbox One's 'Forza 7' - October 6 at 11:22 AM logo‘Call Me By Your Name’: The financial struggle behind the Oscar contender’s journey to the big screen - October 6 at 11:22 AM logo‘Blade Runner 2049’ Gains Momentum as Rare Reboot That Works - October 6 at 11:22 AM logoHere's What 'Destiny 2' Needs To Add In Its 'Curse Of Osiris' Expansion - October 6 at 11:22 AM logoSony Corp Ord (SNE) Short Interest Update - October 4 at 3:30 AM logoSony’s New PlayStation VR Headset Has a Few, But Important Updates - October 3 at 12:39 PM logoSony Appoints Kodera as New Head of PlayStation Division - October 3 at 12:39 PM logo[$$] Sony's PlayStation Business Gets a New Chief - October 3 at 12:39 PM logoSony’s New PlayStation Chief Has His Head in the Cloud - October 3 at 12:39 PM logo[$$] Sony shakes up PlayStation business with new chief - October 3 at 12:39 PM logoI Hate GoPro (GPRO) Stock, but Here’s How It Can Beat the Odds! - October 3 at 12:39 PM logo'Destiny 2' Is Not Letting Me Burn Out Thanks To Its Accessible, Streamlined Endgame - October 3 at 12:39 PM logoSony: A Good Investment Opportunity After Stock Price Pullback - October 2 at 9:23 AM logoWill 'NBA 2K18' Or 'Shadow Of War' Be A Breaking Point For Microtransactions? - September 27 at 8:24 AM logoDestiny 2's Faction Rally Is Surprisingly Fun And Possibly Broken - September 27 at 8:24 AM logoThe Mysterious Ataribox Will Cost Between $250-300 And Launch In Spring 2018 - September 27 at 8:24 AM logoThe Advertising Breakthrough Revolutionizing The Market - September 27 at 8:24 AM logoVR needs more competition to build audience, top player Sony says - September 23 at 7:30 AM logoMusic Sales Keep Climbing on Paid Streaming: 2 Top Gainers - September 23 at 7:30 AM logo'PUBG' Developer Unironically Calls Out 'Fortnite' For Copying Its Battle Royale Format - September 23 at 7:30 AM logoToshiba's 'following the cash' - September 20 at 9:09 AM logoSony Corp Ord (SNE) Downgraded by Credit Suisse Group - September 19 at 11:56 AM logoStocks To Watch: Sony Sees RS Rating Jump To 81 - September 19 at 7:52 AM logo'Battleborn' Officially Goes On Life Support As Gearbox Turns Toward 'Borderlands 3' - September 19 at 7:52 AM logoNintendo Switch Outsells Xbox One, PlayStation 4 in August - September 16 at 8:53 AM logoWatch the Riveting Trailer for a Movie About the Man Fortune Magazine Called the ‘Richest Living American’ - September 16 at 8:53 AM logoGoldman Names New iPhone's Biggest Beneficiaries - September 15 at 9:03 AM logoDestiny 2's Xur Is Here, And He's Selling The Best Exotic Weapon In The Game - September 15 at 9:02 AM logoDolby Laboratories (DLB) in Focus: Stock Moves 9.5% Higher - September 14 at 10:20 AM logoBox Office Top 20: 'It' devours competition with $123.4M - September 12 at 10:03 AM



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