The Japanese consumer-electronics maker Panasonic Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:PC), looking to turn around after a record loss previous year, reported restructuring charges this year may surpassed an initial forecasts as the corporation takes charges to lower jobs and explains depreciation of plants.
President Kazuhiro Tsuga informed reporters in Tokyo on Monday that restructuring costs current year may boost from the planned 41 billion yen or $515 million reported in May. He did not offer a latest target.
Tsuga reported on Monday that Panasonic may reorganize businesses and consider withdrawing from sectors that cannot be turned around in 6 years.
Japanese company comprising Sony Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:SNE), Sharp Corporation (ADR) (PINK:SHCAY) and Panasonic are all restructuring after rivals with South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co and Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) pushed them into losses.
Shifting readers focus to broader market, let’s consider market performance of other stocks that significantly affect same sector. Sony Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) fell -1.39% to settle at $13.45, Harman International Industries Inc./DE/ (NYSE:HAR) moved down -1.02% to end at $38.95 while Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV (ADR) (NYSE:PHG) jumped +0.89% to finish on Monday at $19.28.
Panasonic Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:PC) on July 09, 2012 decreased -1.03% to the closing price of $7.71. The overall volume in the last trading session was 217,541.00 shares. Its fifty two week range was $6.29-$14.42. The total market capitalization remained $17.82 billion.
PC is ahead its 52 week low with +22.58% and going forward from its 52 week high price with -38.81%. PC last month stock price volatility remained 1.32%. In its share capital PC has 2.45 billion outstanding shares among them 2.39 billion shares have been floated in market exchange. PC stock institutional ownership remained 2.21%.
The stock price of PC is moving forward from its 20 days moving average with +2.31% and remote positively from 50 days moving average with +7.33%. PC current year earnings per share experienced a downfall of -1034.13% while its current quarter performance remained -9.72%. Company’s beta coefficient included 0.89. Beta factors measures the amount of market risk associated with market trade.
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