American Trust Investment Advisors LLC grew its position in Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 87,811 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 411 shares during the period. Sony accounts for approximately 3.6% of American Trust Investment Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest position. American Trust Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Sony were worth $4,600,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Geode Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Sony by 18.0% in the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 20,760 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,001,000 after acquiring an additional 3,161 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its holdings in shares of Sony by 0.4% in the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 565,786 shares of the company’s stock worth $27,316,000 after acquiring an additional 2,300 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA lifted its holdings in shares of Sony by 30.6% in the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 17,221 shares of the company’s stock worth $727,000 after acquiring an additional 4,037 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in Sony during the 1st quarter worth approximately $1,433,000. Finally, Parallel Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in Sony by 60.8% during the 1st quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 2,073 shares of the company’s stock worth $88,000 after buying an additional 784 shares in the last quarter. 8.60% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Sony stock traded up $0.15 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $60.40. 634 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 901,457. The company has a market cap of $76.20 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.38, a P/E/G ratio of 1.94 and a beta of 1.42. Sony Corp has a twelve month low of $41.91 and a twelve month high of $61.02. The company has a quick ratio of 0.72, a current ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17. The company has a fifty day moving average of $56.18 and a 200-day moving average of $50.89.
Sony (NYSE:SNE) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The company reported $1.08 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.30. The firm had revenue of $17.52 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.21 billion. Sony had a net margin of 9.70% and a return on equity of 19.21%. Equities research analysts expect that Sony Corp will post 3.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Sony Corporation designs, develops, produces, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for the consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. The company offers network services related to games, videos, and music contents; and home and portable game consoles, packaged software, and peripheral devices, as well as broadcast/professional, integrated circuit card technology, and medical and imaging device solutions.
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