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Sony
Sony
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: 46
Rank in Electronics: 3
(Previous rank: 4)
Overall score: 5.85

Should Sony be admired, or what?
Sony stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 1
People management 2
Use of corporate assets 6
Social responsibility 2
Quality of management 7
Financial soundness 6
Long-term investment 7
Quality of products/services 1
Global competitiveness 3
Industry: Electronics
Most Admired
1 General Electric 6.43
2 Samsung Electronics 6.16
3 Sony 5.85
4 Panasonic 5.65
5 Emerson Electric 5.63
6 Siemens 5.61
7 Royal Philips Electronics 5.32
8 Toshiba 5.30
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 LG 5.24
10 Schneider Electric 5.07
11 Sharp 4.95
12 Mitsubishi Electric 4.61
13 Tyco International 4.51
14 Hitachi 4.47
15 Sumitomo Electric Industries 4.42
From the March 21, 2011 issue
Galleries
Headquarters
1-7-1 Konan
Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan 108-0075
www.sony.com
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