Panasonic Corp (6752.T)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||¥3,200,533.00|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||2,453.46|
TOKYO, Sept 30 - Japan's Panasonic Corp said on Tuesday it has agreed to buy a 49 percent stake in Spanish auto-parts maker Ficosa International SA for an undisclosed amount as part of a "capital and business alliance".
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TOKYO - Panasonic Corp is in talks about taking a stake in Spanish auto parts maker Ficosa International SA, sources with knowledge of the matter said, part of its big push into the automotive field as it seeks more stable profits.
* Profit-taking from steep rises may hit - analysts * U.S. economic strength helps sentiment By Ayai Tomisawa TOKYO, Sept 25 - Japan's Nikkei share average rose after U.S. shares rebounded overnight on a strong economic indicator, while continuing yen weakness buoyed exporters such as Toyota Motor Corp and Panasonic Corp. The Nikkei share average rose 1.1 percent to 16,336.44 in mid-morning trade, just an inch away from its seven-year high of 16,364.08 marked last wee
* Panasonic to invest 20-30 bln yen for near 50 pct stake - Nikkei
TOKYO, Sept 25 - Panasonic Corp is in talks about taking a stake in Spanish auto parts maker Ficosa International SA in what would be its first big M&A investment in the automotive field, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.
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TOKYO, Sept 10 - Japan's Nikkei share average closed higher on Wednesday, erasing earlier losses after the yen plumbed its weakest levels for six years against the dollar, which lifted exporters such as Honda Motor Co and Panasonic Corp. The Nikkei closed 0.3 percent higher to 15,788.78, moving close to a seven-month high of 15,829.38 hit last week. Traders said investors bought futures and chased the cash market higher when the dollar broke a psychological resistance level of
* USD/JPY hit fresh high in afternoon trade * Investors buy futures and exporters - traders * Pension fund buying speculated as Topix outperforms Nikkei By Ayai Tomisawa TOKYO, Sept 10 - Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday afternoon, erasing earlier losses after the dollar hit another six-year high against the yen, which lifted exporters such as Honda Motor Co and Panasonic Corp. The Nikkei added 0.2 percent to 15,785.29 in afternoon trade, moving