What really worries you ?
The fact they project to sell twice more displays in 2012 than last year ?
The fact they concentrate on 3d ? (which is a big advantage of plasmas)
Panasonic has just completed its latest Amagasaki PDP plant
Panasonic completes Amagasaki PDP plant | The Japan Times Online
It would be quite ridiculous to quit this market just after their biggest factory started ...
Sure they can decide when they want to exit the plasma business but it would be quite irrational to do it during the next few years.
- They are the market leader in the plasma
- 3D is booming
- their plasma division is profitable
- they've invested billions of dollar in it ...
PANASONIC PLASMA PANEL PLANT TO SERVE AS 3D TV SUPPLY BASE | TradingMarkets.com
To give a reference, it's more than 10x the plasma production of Pioneer at its peak ...
You need to read the post by ******** again.
Sure, Panasonic can make as many Plasma TV's as they like and make a profit.
But the point is quality that will last, not quantity !