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  • Calls by an American billionaire investor for a break-up of Sony could mark the start of the third leg of Abenomics: shaking up corporate Japan by removing regulations that have hurt profitability.

  • Sony TVs on display

    A surge in option market bets on Sony just before a large hedge fund investor announced a big stake has raised concerns that some traders may have had advance word of the news.

  • Google has reportedly signed licensing deals with Universal Music and Sony Music to launch a subscription music service that would compete with fast-growing start-up Spotify.

  • The S&P and Dow closed at fresh all-time highs on Tuesday after widely followed hedge fund manager David Tepper said he is "definitely bullish" on stocks.

  • Dan Loeb Ups Sony Stake

    Activist shareholder Dan Loeb has upped his stake in Sony and is calling for a spin-off, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.

  • Sony In Loeb's Crosshairs

    Hedge fund hot shot Dan Loeb had success calling for change at Yahoo, but now he's taking on an entirely new beast: Sony. Ryan Mendy, Spinoff Report, weighs in on whether Loeb has gotten in over his head.

  • Sony vs. Activist Investor

    Billionaire hedge fund investor Daniel Loeb wants Sony to spin off its entertainment arm, reports Jon Fortt.

  • Third Point's Dan Loeb Wants Sony Break Up

    Daisuke Wakabayashi, The Wall Street Journal, discusses the likelihood of a Sony spin-off and what the reconfigured company might look like.

  • U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Tuesday, as fears that China's central bank will not provide stimulus to boost its economy saw the Shanghai Composite fall to a one-week low.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Sony Proposals 'A Little Bit Rich': Pro

    Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International, tells CNBC that Sony's polite answer to proposals to spin off its entertainment arm would be 'thanks but no thanks'.

  • Hedge Fund Manager Seeks to Break Up Sony

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin reports on that Third Point's CEO has acquired the largest stake in Sony and could be looking into breaking up the company into three separate pieces.

  • American hedge fund billionaire Dan Loeb, known for starting big fights, has called for a breakup of Sony. The New York Times reports.

  • Most Asian stock markets closed in positive territory on Monday with a weaker yen propelling Japan's benchmark Nikkei index to a fresh five-and-a-half-year peak, while the Shanghai Composite pared losses following a raft of lower-than-expected economic data from the mainland.

  • Don't Rule Sony Out: Pro

    Jay Nelson, Senior Editor of Success Stories: Japan Executive Newsletter, says with the PlayStation 4 and new smartphones being rolled out, Sony isn't dead yet.

  • Sony's First Annual Profit in 5 Years

    Sony is posting its first annual profit in five years. Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research Inc, weighs in.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Nikkei Business Report

    Helped by rising stock prices and the weakening yen, Sony posted a net profit of 43 billion yen crawling back into the black for the first time in five years. The Nikkei's Yukako Ono has more.

  • Can Sony Come Back?

    Uwe Parpart, managing director and head of research at Reorient Financial Markets, explains that Sony needs to increase its market share in the smartphone business and why Rakuten is "doing very well".

  • A Sony Corp. store

    Sony said it expects operating profit to hold steady in the year to next March after rising to its highest in five years last year.