Sony Corp Company Profile (NYSE:SNE)

About Sony Corp (SNE)

Sony Corp 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: Electronic Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SNE
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.21
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.54
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.98
  • 52-Week Range: $23.62 - $34.17
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.43
  • P/E Growth: 3.89
  • Market Cap: $40.66B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,262,297,000
  • Beta: 1.97
  • Net Margins: -0.52%
  • Return on Equity: -1.27%
  • Return on Assets: -0.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.65%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $40.13 (24.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/11/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy$42.00LowView Rating Details
7/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
6/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/7/2016BNP ParibasUpgradeReduce -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuy$38.26 -> $38.26N/AView Rating Details
4/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/4/2015NomuraReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
Earnings by Quarter for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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$0.63ViewN/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 (NYSE:SNE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.38 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.96 EPS


Dividend History for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
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Insider Trades

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Headline Trends for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
Latest Headlines for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)
DateHeadline logo7 Best Smartphones With Front Facing Speakers - March 24 at 1:37 AM logoSony Corp (SNE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - March 22 at 1:31 PM logo'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Review (PS4): Every Man's Sky - March 20 at 8:56 AM logoThe future of video games may be a full-body experience - March 17 at 7:55 PM logo[$$] Why It Is Hard for Sony, Paramount to Get Off Hollywood’s B List - March 17 at 7:55 PM logoBull Of The Day: AU Optronics (AUO) - March 16 at 4:41 PM logo[$$] Sony, Paramount Keen to Rewrite Their Script After Years of Decline - March 16 at 4:41 PM logoA Hacker Just Caused McDonald's to Call Trump a 'Disgusting Excuse of a President' on Twitter - March 16 at 4:41 PM logoIf Apple's Serious About The Car, It Should Buy GM (And A Health Insurance Company Too) - March 16 at 1:13 AM logoIf Apple Is Serious About The Car, It Should Buy GM (And A Health Insurance Company Too) - March 15 at 8:12 PM logoPaul McCartney should wait to get back Beatles songs, Sony/ATV says - March 14 at 7:22 PM logoSony Expands Its PlayStation Now Streaming Catalog - March 14 at 7:22 PM logoYou'll Soon Be Able To Play PS4 Games On A Windows PC - March 13 at 7:35 PM logoJefferies Group LLC Analysts Give Sony Corp (SNE) a $42.00 Price Target - March 12 at 9:27 PM logoThe Only Five Terrible Things About 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' - March 11 at 12:44 AM logoVR headset sales to more than double: Analyst - March 10 at 12:52 AM logoHow Sony Can Double Its Profit This Year - March 6 at 12:26 PM logo'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Is My New Favorite Multiplayer Game - March 6 at 12:26 PM logoThe Nintendo Switch's One Unforgivable Sin Is The Save Backup Issue - March 6 at 12:26 PM logoPre-Market Most Active for Mar 3, 2017 : SNAP, BAC, MU, NTNX, TVIX, SNE, AUPH, DB, UN, BIG, OCLR, IMMR - Nasdaq - March 4 at 12:55 AM logoThe Phones of Spring: Sony Takes the Cake in Samsung's Absence - March 3 at 7:54 PM logo'Borderlands 3' Makes A Quasi-Debut In A GDC Unreal Engine 4 Demo - March 2 at 8:00 PM logoOculus Slashes Prices On Rift Hardware - March 1 at 8:15 PM logoSony Launches Xperia XZ Premium Smartphone With 4K Screen - March 1 at 9:53 AM logoNintendo Switch review: An ambitious console that's missing pieces - March 1 at 9:53 AM logo10 Companies With the Best Reputations - March 1 at 9:53 AM logoWhat If The Nintendo Switch Fails? - March 1 at 9:53 AM logoSony (SNE) PlayStationVR System Sales Break All Records - February 28 at 11:54 AM logoSony Is a Buy - February 28 at 11:54 AM logoTen Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'Horizon Zero Dawn' - February 28 at 11:54 AM logoHow Impressive Are Sony's 'Surprise' PlayStation VR Sales, Really? - February 27 at 4:42 PM logoSony PlayStation VR More Popular Than Expected - February 27 at 4:42 PM logoThe Case For Waiting To Buy A Nintendo Switch - February 27 at 4:42 PM logo'For Honor' review: You'll need skill to survive this online fighter - February 27 at 4:42 PM logoThe Switch Is Much Stronger Than The PS4 Or Xbox One Were At Launch - February 27 at 4:42 PM logoSony unveils 4K and super slow motion Xperia XZ Premium smartphone - February 27 at 9:12 AM logoThese 2 Virtual Reality Stocks Are Ridiculously Cheap - February 25 at 7:27 PM logoMicrosoft Wants Tech Industry to Tackle $3 Trillion Problem - February 24 at 10:25 PM logoIs Overwatch's New Hero Really An Eleven Year-Old Girl? - February 22 at 9:58 AM logo3 Virtual Reality Stock Investing Tips That Will Pay Off Long Term - February 21 at 5:00 PM logo'Horizon: Zero Dawn' Review: Combat and storytelling shine in spectacular sci-fi epic - February 21 at 5:00 PM logo4:36 am Sony to split Imaging Products and Solutions business from Sony Corp - February 16 at 7:40 PM logo4:36 am Sony to split Imaging Products and Solutions business form Sony Corp - February 15 at 6:05 AM logoAdele Triumphs Over Beyoncé at Grammys, But Sony Wins Either Way - February 13 at 8:16 AM logoAdele Triumphs Over Beyonce at Grammys, But Sony Wins Either Way - February 13 at 12:49 AM logoSony Electronics: UBP-X800 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Now Available For Pre-sale - February 10 at 4:18 AM logoSony Electronics' Announces Pricing and Availability for its new UBP-X800 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray™ Player - February 10 at 4:18 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Apple Reported Record Q1 Results; Outperformed Projections - February 8 at 6:11 AM logoThe PlayStation 4 Pro is finally going to do what it was meant to do all along - February 6 at 8:01 PM logoSony Corp. :SNE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : February 6, 2017 - February 6 at 8:01 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)

What is Sony Corp's stock symbol?

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

How were Sony Corp's earnings last quarter?

Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 2nd. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.25. The business had revenue of $2,397.50 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $22.35 billion. Sony Corp had a negative return on equity of 1.27% and a negative net margin of 0.52%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $95.33 EPS.

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

6 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Sony Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.26 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Sony Corp's share price to reach $40.13 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Sony Corp stock?

Sony Corp's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.44%), FMR LLC (0.41%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.24%), NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd (0.08%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.08%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.05%).

Who sold Sony Corp stock? Who is selling Sony Corp stock?

Sony Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Oxford Asset Management, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC and Wetherby Asset Management Inc..

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

Sony Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sanoor Capital Management LP, Norges Bank, Glacier Peak Capital LLC, Flinton Capital Management LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Tyers Asset Management LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

How do I buy Sony Corp stock?

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

How much does a share of Sony Corp stock cost?

One share of Sony Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.21.

Sony Corp (SNE) Chart for Sunday, March, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/26/2017 by Staff