PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)Sony U.S. shares rise on PS3, Blu-ray optimism
reuters - February 19, 2008
Submitted by Ohnodonho (658)
at 5:58PM PST on February 19, 2008
"We believe Blu-ray's victory could drive market share gains for the PS3, as we believe consumers will now be more willing to pay up (versus 360) for the standard Blu-ray player," William Blair analyst Ralph Shackart wrote in a note to clients, referring to Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O: Quote, Profile, Research) rival Xbox 360 game device.