Tag: profit

Nov 08 2018

Walt Disney Posts Record Annual Profit

The entrance gate to Walt Disney in Burbank, Calif. Photo: mario anzuoni/Reuters 0 Comments By Maria Armental Maria Armental The Wall Street Journal Biography @mjarmental maria.armental@wsj.com Updated Nov. 8, 2018 4:34 p.m. ET Walt Disney Co. DIS -0.90% turned in a strong financial performance in the latest period, as its parks-and-resorts and studio-entertainment segments helped […]

Nov 05 2018

SoftBank's Son Sees Profit Surge Amid Scrutiny Over Saudi Ties

[unable to retrieve full-text content] SoftBank’s Son Sees Profit Surge Amid Scrutiny Over Saudi Ties  Bloomberg Why we still can’t stop talking about Jamal Khashoggi  The Guardian Full coverage Source link

Nov 01 2018

Apple Reports 4Q 2018 Results: $14.1B Profit on $62.9B Revenue, 46.9M iPhones

Apple today announced financial results for the third calendar quarter and fourth fiscal quarter of 2018. For the quarter, Apple posted revenue of $62.9 billion and net quarterly profit of $14.1 billion, or $2.91 per diluted share, compared to revenue of $52.6 billion and net quarterly profit of $10.7 billion, or $2.07 per diluted share, […]

Oct 30 2018

Fortnite, Spider-Man Set to Help Sony Score Another Record Profit

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ appears on a screen during a preview for PlayStation videogames during an event in 2017. The game has become one of Sony’s most successful titles. Photo: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News 0 Comments By Takashi Mochizuki Takashi Mochizuki The Wall Street Journal Biography @mochi_wsj takashi.mochizuki@wsj.com Oct. 30, 2018 4:55 a.m. ET Sony Corp. SNE […]

Oct 30 2018

Sony forecasts big jump to record annual profit on winning gaming strategy

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony Corp boosted its annual profit outlook by 30 percent to a record level after a strong second-quarter, propelled by popular game titles like “Marvel’s Spider-Man” as well as growing demand for its online gaming services. A logo of Sony Corp is seen at an electronics store in Narita International airport […]

Oct 30 2018

Sony predicts big jump to record annual profit on winning gaming strategy

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony Corp boosted its annual profit outlook by 30 percent to a record level after a strong second-quarter, propelled by popular game titles like “Marvel’s Spider-Man” as well as growing demand for its online gaming services. A logo of Sony Corp is seen at an electronics store in Narita International airport […]

Oct 28 2018

Online gaming lifts Sony to another record profit

TOKYO — Sony is expected to report a record operating profit for the six months ended Sept. 30, with its shift to a subscription model in such fields as games and music helping to generate steady income. The Japanese company’s profit looks to have grown more than 10% on the year to about 420 billion […]

Oct 24 2018

Tesla Posts Surprising Profit on Higher Model 3 Production

The Model 3, seen in production above, is Elon Musk’s bet that he can transform the company from a niche luxury brand into a legitimate competitor against the world’s largest auto makers. Photo: Brian Molyneaux for The Wall Street Journal 34 Comments By Tim Higgins Tim Higgins The Wall Street Journal Biography @timkhiggins tim.higgins@wsj.com Updated […]

Oct 09 2018

Google Is Shutting Down Google+ After A Secret Potential Data Leak. Here's A Profit Lesson Behind It

I’m sure you remember earlier in March this year, when Facebook was in the news every day. Remember the whole Cambridge Analytica data leak scandal? What happened was that a company called Global Science Research (GSR) developed a Facebook app. It collected the data of people who gave permission and used the app. That’s ok […]

Sep 04 2018

Nike's campaign with Colin Kaepernick seeks praise and profit, not justice

Nike has signed Colin Kaepernick to a new multi-year endorsement deal, making him the face of the 30th iteration of the prized “Just Do It” campaign. A slogan sits atop a black and white image of the embattled gunslinger: “Believe in something. Even if that means sacrificing everything,” it reads. As it presently stands, the […]