The results came as proof that Shin-Etsu has built up a system that churns out earnings growth in a stable manner.
Technology is a global industry, and everyone's in the same situation. Product prices keep on falling and that's a problem.
This will probably be a bit of a headache for analysts. The results were pretty good, but on the surface the forecast looks bad.... The stock may fall a bit tomorrow.
With earnings coming up, there will be some nervous moments.
The operating result was good, but the company's hedging policy didn't work out this time.
We saw some bargain hunting today after Monday's excessive drop. But with so many negative external factors out there, we should find no real optimism from these gains.
Some investors are relieved that Suzuki shares won't be flooding the market. The agreement also cleared some uncertainty about Suzuki's relationship with GM.