|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||60.00 x 2200|
|Day's Range||56.65 - 57.12|
|52 Week Range||36.25 - 59.94|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.73|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.28 (0.46%)|
|1y Target Est||77.01|
Considering it's been eight years since Red Dead Redemption came out, it's no surprise that fans of the franchise are ravenous for the next installment of the game, which launches October 26. Last week, Rockstar Games offered some publications the opportunity to preview the game, giving gamers even more to salivate over. Sony is offering a RDR2 + PlayStation 4 Pro bundle that actually makes sense for the game.
If this feature works out, it will allow Spotify to bypass music labels. There are only a handful of music labels around the world, which means that Spotify doesn’t have that much bargaining power. Spotify has had to cede some of its stakes to big labels like Sony (SNE) and Warner Music to acquire licenses.
Sony Corp will know by Oct. 26 whether EU antitrust regulators will wave through its $2.3 billion (1.7 billion pounds) offer for control of EMI to become the world's largest music publisher, according to a filing on the European Commission website on Monday. Sony, which announced the deal in May, sought EU approval for the deal last Friday. The proposed acquisition is the boldest strategy move by its new CEO Kenichiro Yoshida, which would give it rights to 2.1 million songs from artists such as Drake, Sam Smith, Pharrell Williams and Sia.
Sony Corp will know by Oct. 26 whether EU antitrust regulators will wave through its $2.3 billion offer for control of EMI to become the world's largest music publisher, according to a filing on the European Commission website on Monday. Sony, which announced the deal in May, sought EU approval for the deal last Friday. The proposed acquisition is the boldest strategy move by its new CEO Kenichiro Yoshida, which would give it rights to 2.1 million songs from artists such as Drake, Sam Smith, Pharrell Williams and Sia.
The company that created Super Mario and Zelda is finally embracing online gaming with the debut of its first online subscription service, charging $20 a year for users of its Switch console to play each other across the web. The move comes more than a decade after rivals Sony Corp. and Microsoft Corp. started similar products that today generate billions of dollars in subscription fees.
More than 15 years after online gaming became popular on consoles, Nintendo still doesn't have it right.
Tom Rothman is staying on as chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Motion Picture Group. The Culver City, California-based studio has extended Rothman’s contract with a new multiyear deal. The veteran Hollywood executive, who previously served as chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, joined Sony (NYSE: SNE) in 2013 as chairman of TriStar Productions.
When it released its second-quarter results on August 15, Tencent (TCEHY) said it was exploring several initiatives to stimulate growth. The company noted that it was exploring the idea of launching its popular games in more international markets. According to Eikon data cited by Reuters, Tencent is heavily dependent on the Chinese market, as only 5.0% of its revenues came from international operations in 2016.
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Sony (SNE) recently launched its latest Bravia Masters Series TV in India. The Masters Series A9F Bravia OLED TV was slated to go on sale in India on September 20. Sony partnered with Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOGL) to enhance the streaming experience of the A9F set users. The set features Google Chromecast and Netflix-calibrated mode.
North Korea's Kim Jong-un and South Korea's Moon Jae-in signed an accord, which also speaks about filing a joint bid for hosting the Olympics.
Samsung (SSNLF) is stepping up its chase of the global earphones and headphones market—worth billions of dollars—with the release of three new wireless headphones. The three headphones—Y100, Y500, and N700NC—were launched earlier this year, with the Y100 and Y500 being immediately available for purchase in the United States.
At the 2018 Tokyo Game Show, Sony has announced the birth of a new product and what could possibly be the final nail in the coffin for another. Sony Interactive Entertainment SVP Hiroyuki Oda has revealed that the company will cease PS Vita's production in Japan sometime in 2019. Further, he said the electronics/gaming giant has no plans to create a successor, echoing Shuhei Yoshida's revelation way back in 2015 that Sony doesn't see a market for a follow-up to the handheld console.
Cloud gaming offers the possibility of narrowing the graphical gap between the Switch and its more powerful rivals, but there are hitches.