NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Sony Corporation

(NYSE:

SNE

) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $13.30, below its previous 52-week low of $13.54 with 153,156 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.8 million shares over the past 30 days.

Sony has a market cap of $14.05 billion and is part of the

consumer goods

sector and

consumer durables

industry. Shares are down 23.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Sony Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 3.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Sony as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

Sony Ratings Report

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