Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
HP reports fourth quarter 2003 results: iPAQ grew 100% year-over-year
Posted on 25-Nov-2003 23:29 | Filed under: News



Personal Systems revenue totalled US$6.0 billion in the quarter, up 19% year-over-year and 21% sequentially. Units increased 35% year-over-year, fueled by notebook growth of 53% and desktop growth of 23%. HP widened its lead in the notebook market with year-over-year unit growth of 60% in the third calendar quarter, growing at almost twice market rates and 18 percentage points faster than the nearest competitor. Over the past four calendar quarters, HP increased its share of the total worldwide PC market by almost 2 percentage points.

In the same period, HP's iPAQ series of handhelds grew 100% year-over-year, and gained 6.9 percentage points of share sequentially.

Personal Systems reported an operating profit of $21 million in the quarter, compared to an operating loss of $68 million in the prior year period and an operating loss of $56 million in the third quarter. The Personal Systems business was profitable for the year, with operating profit increasing $391 million on a full-year combined company basis, reflecting supply chain savings and expense discipline.


More information: http://www.hp.com/hpinfo/investor/financials/...







Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Israel Folau saga.
Created by JaseNZ, last reply by nitro on 27-Jun-2019 22:21 (222 replies)
Pages... 13 14 15


Recommend me a socket set please!
Created by jonathan18, last reply by dt on 27-Jun-2019 23:07 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


Celebrities you have met .
Created by JaseNZ, last reply by Journeyman on 27-Jun-2019 13:02 (51 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Recommendations for a small runabout car
Created by nofam, last reply by jonathan18 on 27-Jun-2019 19:20 (14 replies)

32bit Windows 7 malware protection
Created by Kiwifruta, last reply by richms on 27-Jun-2019 21:24 (39 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Climate change: What can you do to help halt global warming and when will you do it?
Created by frednz, last reply by kingdragonfly on 27-Jun-2019 18:02 (281 replies)
Pages... 17 18 19


Small things I would wish for
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by allan on 27-Jun-2019 14:02 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


Smart LED Lights - What type of bulbs are available?
Created by simon14, last reply by davidcole on 26-Jun-2019 14:50 (11 replies)