Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Microsoft Reports Fourth-Quarter Results


31 Jul 2009   #1

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 
Microsoft is shrinking

Quote:
Redmond, Wash. – July 23, 2009 – Microsoft Corp. today announced revenue of $13.10 billion for the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2009, a 17% decline from the same period of the prior year. Operating income, net income and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $3.99 billion, $3.05 billion and $0.34 per share, which represented declines of 30%, 29% and 26%, respectively, when compared with the prior year period.

Microsoft Reports Fourth-Quarter Results


Quote:
The real problem for Microsoft is that the two competitors that currently have Microsoft caught in a pincer movement did much better in the same quarter. While Microsoft shrank by 17%, Google grew by 3% and Apple grew by 12%.
Quote:
Microsoft is shrinking, and I expect that it will continue to shrink. Its diminishing began with the recession, but it will not end when the recession ends. It’s caught in between a cloud and cool place.

The Incredible Shrinking Microsoft | HaveMacWillBlog (aka Robin Bloor’s Blog)


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Microsoft Reports Fourth-Quarter Results




Thread Tools




Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:02 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33