Canon has released 2012 Financial results. The presentation material PDF
provides a graphical summary.
For digging deep, the Financial Results for FY 2012 PDF
is provided. From Reuters: Japan's Canon reports Q4 operating profit down 17.9 percent
TOKYO - Japan's Canon Inc posted a 17.9 percent drop in quarterly operating profit on Wednesday, hurt by a strong yen and weaker demand for compact cameras as consumers switched to smartphones. Canon says sales in China down more than 30 percent in 2012
TOKYO - Canon Inc said on Wednesday that its sales in China fell more than 30 percent in the year to December 2012, more than it had expected, due to a slowdown in that country and a territorial dispute between Tokyo and Beijing. Canon forecasts 7.1 pct drop in 2013 compact camera sales
TOKYO, Jan 30 - Japan's Canon Inc said on Wednesday it expected to sell 17 million compact cameras in the current business year ending in December, versus 18.3 million in 2012.