The Must Read PSA Weekly Research Round-Up (week to 15 Sept)

Report Published on NOK (7240) / Pelham Smithers Assesses Abenomics

The Weekly Comment by Pelham Smithers

Pelham Smithers assesses Abenomics.

Reports / Flash Notes Published This Week: Headlines at a Glance

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1. NOK (7240): Q3 – Apple Cometh

Company / Sector / Thematic Comments at a Glance

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Technology: Consumer Electronics / Gaming / Industrial Electronics / Precision / Electronic Components

1. Apple’s New Launches / Start of an Apple Backlash?
2. Consumer Electronics Product Development and Inflation
3. Panasonic (6752) Finally Gains “EV Play” Status
4. Gumi (3903): FY18 Q1 Results – Looking for Record Revenues
5. Impressive Nintendo (7974) Switch Graphics
6. Tech Soaps: The Toshiba (6502) / WDC / Toshiba Memory / Apple / Bain Group Saga
7. Canon (7751): Opens a New Camera Factory in Japan to Better Utilize its Domestic Workforce
8. RFID Market Growing at 7% pa in Japan


9. EV / LiB-related Plays Continue to Rise
10. KH Neochem (4189): New Refrigeration Mediums Cause for Concern
11. Apple’s Launches See a Mixed Response in OLED-Related Plays
12. Mixed Performance in Housing Orders for Sekisui Chemical (4204) and Asahi Kasei (3407)


13. China Plans to Stop Selling Fossil Fuel-Powered Cars
14. Aston Martin Going Electric

Auto Parts / Machinery

15. Automation / Construction Machinery Stock Moves This Week – Plenty of New Highs


16. Trend Micro (4704): Equifax’s Data Breach Emphasises the Need for Cybersecurity


17. Daiichi Sankyo (4568) Releases Phase I data for DS-8201 at ESMO 2017
18. Considering Astellas (4503) Now the PROSPER Trial Has Gone Well

PSA Company Visits, Tours and Interviews

  • Calls with Murata (6981), NOK (7240), Koito (7276)
  • Attended information meetings of Kuraray (3405) and Olympus (7733)

List of PSA Published Reports Since Q2 2017

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