Operating deficit Nintendo, for the third consecutive year
The 17th, in the year ended March 31, 2014 consolidated balance sheet, Nintendo announced the forecast operating profit showing a profit of core business and become a deficit of 35 billion yen. The downward revision to a large extent from a surplus of 100 billion yen, which was expected in April last year, it is operating loss for the third consecutive year.
Because it is pushed to the online game through the Internet, sales “Wii U (Wee You)” of stationary game machine mainstay significantly below target in the year-end shopping season was earning at the time of maximum, sales of compatible software did not extend ‘s.
Expected to lower to 920 billion yen to 590 billion yen in sales, the decline of 5 consecutive years below the 635.4 billion yen for the year ended March 31, 2001. I was cut to the deficit of 25 billion yen from a surplus of 55 billion yen profit after tax also. After-tax deficit is 2 years.