Net income for the April-through-September-period totaled 69.5 billion yen ($767.8 million), or 543.4 yen a share, down from 144.83 billion yen, or 1,132.5 yen a share, earned in the same period a year earlier.Source: MarketWatch
The earnings came up shy of Nintendo's earlier six-month profit forecast of 100 billion yen. Six-month sales totaled 548.06 billion yen, down 34.5% from the 836.88 billion yen generated a year earlier.
Nintendo Wii sales drop 43 percent
Posted on Thursday, Oct 29 2009 @ 18:14 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck