Hoya Announces Third Quarter Financial Results
announced financial results for the third quarter ended
Net sales were up 1.5% to
income rose 4.7% to
the same period last year.
During the quarter, due to the economic recovery, HOYA group’s production
and shipments were higher compared with those for the same quarter last year
although sales were significantly affected by lower product prices and the
appreciation of the yen.
“At constant currency, the medical endoscope business achieved a
double-digit growth in
this quarter. This is a result of the globalization and business
restructuring we have worked on since Hoya and Pentax merged,” said
also exceeded our expectations this quarter due to the channel consolidation
and focused promotion of new SLR cameras; K-5 and K-r.”
For the first nine months ended
For the year ending
(up 16.6%) and net income of
The full quarterly report is available in “Financial Statement” page in
HOYA website Investor Relations section at: http://www.hoya.co.jp/english/
*Results are preliminary and unaudited.
*The yen amounts shown therein are rounded down to the nearest million.
About Hoya Corporation
Founded in 1941 as
Hoya is a global broad-based IT/health care company based upon its advanced
optics technologies. Hoya is active in two main fields of business: The
Information Technology provides mask blanks for the semiconductor devices and
LCD panels, glass disks for HDDs, and optical lenses. The Life Care provides
eyeglasses and intraocular lenses for cataract surgery. Merged with Pentax in
2008, Hoya also manufactures SLR/compact digital cameras and endoscopic
system under Pentax brand. Headquartered in
100 subsidiaries and affiliates, and employs approximately 37,500 people
worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.hoya.co.jp.
SOURCE Hoya Corporation