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    Sonys biggest investor calls for division between Sony Entertainment and Sony

    http://www.vg247.com/2013/05/14/sony...y-electronics/
    A major shsreholder wants to split th company.

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    Would make the gaming division safe, Good call!

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    Makes sense since the gaming division is making money. No sense having the entertainment division dragging it down.

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    Good idea but Kaz is too fixed on the One Sony philosophy I think.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ghost-Rhayne View Post
    Good idea but Kaz is too fixed on the One Sony philosophy I think.
    True but you also dont want to piss off your company's biggest investor.

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    Them investors sound a little too 'gun hoe' to me. Almost as if they wanna take over rather than help.


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    If this guy get the majority of investors/shareholders behind him they msy vote Kaz out if he refuse to go alone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Sith View Post
    If this guy get the majority of investors/shareholders behind him they msy vote Kaz out if he refuse to go alone.
    He is the biggest...and has what...6% was it? I wish him luck with that lol. Well we'll see how it unfolds, stranger things have happened.
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Sith View Post
    If this guy get the majority of investors/shareholders behind him they msy vote Kaz out if he refuse to go alone.
    I doubt that. One side will just have to give in. Kaz is their best bet to get back to where they were, if that's possible.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Sith View Post
    If this guy get the majority of investors/shareholders behind him they msy vote Kaz out if he refuse to go alone.
    I seriously doubt that will happen.

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    Either way though. Sony is here to stay, no matter what these investors want and no matter how many haters want to see them fall.

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    Pretty sure Kaz doesn't have time to take care of the rest anyway. It's a good thing that now we will know how well the gaming division really is doing or how bad.

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    They will do better I would say and being in good position as before.


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    In Kaz we trust!

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    Quote Originally Posted by KillingSpree0 View Post
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    Yeah I think Kaz will get things turned around. This wont happen overnight.

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    Within the space of a week, Sony has gone from ruling out Loeb’s proposal, to pursuing discussions about exploring the merits of doing so.

    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-0...t-spinoff.html

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    This discussion probably doesn't mean what you think it means.
    http://lmgtfy.com/?q=SNE

    Who has leverage at the bargaining table? You should ask these questions before dangling FUD around. You sir, owned yourself.
    Last edited by Lefein; 05-22-2013 at 16:31.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Lefein View Post
    This discussion probably doesn't mean what you think it means.
    I think its relatively unambiguous as to what the dialogue will be about; it is about a prospective IPO of the entertainment businesses (as advocated by Sonys largest shareholder) to enhance the value of the Group and raise funds to sustain the turnaround of the business.

    Quote Originally Posted by Lefein View Post
    Who has leverage at the bargaining table?
    Considering the weakened circumstances of the Sony Group, Loebs track record, that his firm is the largest shareholder in Sony, and that it has forced a meeting to converse the proposal...and you query who has leverage?

    Even more succinct is that since Loeb presented the proposal, Sonys shares have risen 20% (the highest in two years and tracking ahead of the Nikkei), which is indicative that the market is positively behind the proposal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jo-san View Post
    Even more succinct is that since Loeb presented the proposal, Sony’s shares have risen 20% (the highest in two years and tracking ahead of the Nikkei), which is indicative that the market is positively behind the proposal.
    That's funny, every report I saw about the stocks going up said it was due to Micosoft's disastrous showing of the Xbone. People feel like Playstation may be back on top next gen, and so they got more confident in Sony.

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    Quote Originally Posted by D3seeker View Post
    Them investors sound a little too 'gun hoe' to me. Almost as if they wanna take over rather than help.
    what a waste

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobtheduck View Post
    That's funny, every report I saw about the stocks going up said it was due to Micosoft's disastrous showing of the Xbone. People feel like Playstation may be back on top next gen, and so they got more confident in Sony.
    Im not sure what reports you are referring to, but the business & finance news agencies clearly correlate the share rise to discussions of an IPO of the entertainment business:
    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-0...t-spinoff.html
    http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/0...94K15E20130521
    http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c5672352-c...44feab7de.html
    http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain...nment-spinoff/

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    Kaz and this guy need to tag team this company lol.

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