Troubled Japanese electronics giant Sharp president Takashi Okuda announces the company's third-quarter financial results in Tokyo on February 1, 2013. Sharp said on February 1 that its loss in the nine months to December doubled to $4.6 billion as the embattled Japanese electronics giant struggles to repair its tattered balance sheet. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO
Sharp Corp President Takashi Okuda (C) is surrounded by media reporters after the mid-year financial result press conference on November 1, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Sharp revised their fiscal year forecast downward to 450 billion Japanese yen, or 5.6 billion U.S. dollars.