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Sony profits up on Spotify gain, mobile losses widen

Tuesday 31 July 2018 | 10:43 CET | News
Sony more than doubled its net profit in the fiscal first quarter to June, helped by the sale of its shares Spotify and a strong performance in Playstation sales. Net profit rose to JPY 174.8 billion, including a JPY 112.8 billion net gain from the Spotify sale, from JPY 62.70 billion in the year-earlier period. Net sales rose 5 percent to JPY 1.954 trillion, and adjusted operating profit improved 61 percent to JPY 195 billion. 

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