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Sony profits jump on growth in semiconductors, camera components

Tuesday 1 August 2017 | 09:44 CET | News
Sony saw its net profit nearly quadruple in the fiscal first quarter to June, to JPY 80.9 billion from JPY 21.2 billion a year ago. The strong result was due to growth in its semiconductors and financial services businesses.

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Companies: Sony
Countries: Japan / World
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