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1-7-1 Konan

Minato-ku

Tokyo, 108-0075

Japan

Phone: 81 3 6748 2111

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Sony Corporation engages 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 hardware and software. The company is engaged in the development, production and acquisition, manufacture, marketing, distribution and broadcasting of image-based software, including motion picture, home entertainment and television product. It is also engaged in the development, production, manufacture, and distribution of recorded music. Further, the company is 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. In addition to the above, it is engaged in a network services business and an advertising agency business in Japan. Segments The company’s segments include Imaging Products & Solutions (IP&S), Game, Mobile Products & Communications (MP&C), Home Entertainment & Sound (HE&S) and Devices, as well as All Other. Products and Services Imaging Products & Solutions Digital Imaging Products: ‘Digital Imaging Products’ includes compact digital cameras, video cameras and interchangeable single-lens cameras. Professional Solutions: ‘Professional Solutions’ includes broadcast- and professional-use products. Game Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) develops, produces, markets, and distributes PlayStation3 (PS3), PlayStationVita (PS Vita), PSP (PlayStationPortable) (PSP) and PlayStation2 (PS2) hardware, and related package software. Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Ltd. (SCEE) market and distribute PS3, PS Vita, PSP and PS2 hardware, and develop, produce, market and distribute related package software locally in the U.S. and Europe. SCEI, SCEA and SCEE enter into licenses with third-party software developers and publishers. Mobile Products & Communications Mobile Communications: ‘Mobile Communications’ includes mobile phones. Personal and Mobile Products: ‘Personal and Mobile Products’ includes personal computers. In 2012, the company acquired Ericsson’s 50 percent equity interest in Sony Ericsson and Sony Ericsson became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the company and changed its corporate name to Sony Mobile Communications AB (Sony Mobile). Home Entertainment & Sound Televisions: ‘Televisions’ includes LCD televisions. Audio and Video: ‘Audio and Video’ includes home audio, Blu-ray Disc players/recorders, and memory-based portable audio devices. Devices Semiconductors: ‘Semiconductors’ includes complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) image sensors, CCDs, system LSIs, small- and medium-sized LCD panels and other semiconductors. Components: ‘Components’ includes batteries, audio/video/data recording media, storage media, optical pickups, chemical products, and optical disk drives. Chemical products include materials and components for electronic devices such as anisotropic conductive films. Pictures Global operations in the Pictures segment encompass motion picture production, acquisition and distribution; television production, acquisition and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. (SPE) distributes entertainment in approximately 159 countries. SPE’s motion picture production organizations include Columbia Pictures, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics. Sony Pictures Digital Production operates Sony Pictures Imageworks, a visual effects and animation unit, and Sony Pictures Animation, a developer and producer of animated films. SPE also manages a studio facility, Sony Pictures Studios, which includes post production facilities, at SPE’s world headquarters in Culver City, California. Sony Pictures Television (SPT) develops, produces, and acquires television programming for broadcast, cable and first-run syndication, including scripted

 

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Price/Earnings 22.4x
Price/Sales 0.3x
Price/Book 0.8x
Price/Cash Flow 19.6x
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