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Sharp Investors Are Right to See the Silver Lining

Tim Culpan
Sharp Investors Are Right to See the Silver Lining

Sharp Corp.’s decision Friday to cancel a 216 billion yen ($1.95 billion) share sale sounded like bad news. Market instability stemming from U.S.-China trade tensions was among the factors cited by the Japanese company. OK, sure, we can blame geopolitics if that makes executives at the Foxconn Technology Group-controlled company​​ feel better.