Sony has reported on the results of financial and economic activity in the first quarter of fiscal 2013, which ended June 30 calendar 2013.
In the reporting period, the consolidated revenue totaled $ 17.3 billion, which is 13.0% more than in the same period of the previous year. The increase in the revenue recorded by the growth in smartphone sales, increased revenue from the financial services, as well as a result of favorable changes in currency exchange rates. If we take into account the revenue at constant exchange rates, the volume of sales revenues decreased by 3%, mainly in the segments of video cameras and chemical products.
In the reporting period, generated an operating profit of $ 367 million, an increase of the indicator in comparison with the first quarter of fiscal 2012 amounted to 479.4%. Profit before tax for the reporting period amounted to $ 467 million, an increase of 391.4% over the same period of the result of the previous year. Finally, in the first quarter of fiscal 2013, Sony posted a net profit of $ 35 million should be noted that in the first quarter of fiscal 2012, Sony had a net loss.
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