On July 15, Intel released their Q2 2014 Earnings report for the period ending June 28, 2014. GAAP revenues for the quarter came in at $13.8B which is up almost a billion over Q1 2014, and also up a billion on Q2 2013 for a strong 8% increase. Earnings Per Share was $0.55, up a substantial 41% year-over-year, and beating analysts’ expectations of 52 cents per share. Intel Q2 2014 Financial Results (GAAP) Q2'2014 Q1'2014 Q2'2013 Revenue $13.831B $12.764B $12.811 Operating Income $3.844B $2.533B $2.719B Net Income $2.796B $1.947B $2.000B Gross Margin 64.5% 59.7% 58.3% PC Group Revenue $8.7B +9% +6% Data Center Group Revenue $3.5B +14% +19% Internet of Things Revenue $539M +12% +24% Mobile Group Revenue $51M -67% -83% Software and Services Revenue $548M -1% +3% All Other Revenue $517M -5% +16% The stagnant PC sector is finally showing some signs of life again after declining over the last several years. Intel’s PC Client Group reported revenue of $8.7 billion, up 9% over last quarter and 6% year-over-year...
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