News Headline Summary

Pre-market Japanese stocks news...

Sony (6758 JT)
- Co. announced their new Playstation 4 in New York. (Newswires)
- Co. is to book a JPY 115bln one0time gain in Q4 operating profit in connection with the sale of 6% stake in M3. (Newswires)

Komatsu (6301 JT) and Hitachi Construction Machinery (6305 JT)
- Caterpillar says global retail machine sales fell 4% in 3 months ended Jan. amid sales declines in Asia and North America. (Newswires)

Softbank (9984 JT)
- FCC should consider if the Co. can own more spectrum than AT&T and Verizon, according to Dish CEO. (Newswires)

Japan Airlines (9201 JT)
- Co. is to cut extra JPY 4bln costs on B787 flight grounding. (Nikkei)

Apple suppliers (TDK, Taiyo Yuden, Mitsumi, etc.)
- Foxconn Technology froze hiring across China. (Newswires)
- Hon Hai freezes ramp-up at main iPhone plant amid slowing demand. (Nikkei)

20 Feb 2013 - 23:35 - Equities - Source: Newswires/Nikkei

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