HP: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) _ HP Inc. (HPQ) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $668 million.
On a per-share basis, the Palo Alto, California-based company said it had profit of 49 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 62 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 52 cents per share.
The personal computer and printer maker posted revenue of $15.26 billion in the period.
For the year, the company reported profit of $2.84 billion, or $2 per share. Revenue was reported as $56.64 billion.
For the current quarter ending in February, HP expects its per-share earnings to range from 64 cents to 70 cents.
HP shares have risen nearly 6% since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has risen 13%.