Financial Summary for FY2009
and Outlook for FY2010

Quarterly Consolidated Financial Results

  • The table shows the quarterly consolidated financial results.
  • During the first two quarters, year-on-year operating income dropped considerably.
  • However, in the third quarter, operating income increased by 9.4% from the previous year.
  • In addition, net sales and gross profit turned upward in the fourth quarter. Net sales increased by 1.7% and gross profit increased by 6.9%. Thus, operating income saw a 28.2% increase on a year-on-year basis.
  • The operating margin also recovered to 16.1% in the third quarter, and 21.2% in the fourth quarter.
  • As the adverting market started to show some signs of recovery, we were able to improve business performance, accelerated in part by the Winter Olympic Games.
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