- First quarter GAAP diluted earnings per share up 26% year over year with non-GAAP diluted earnings per share up 27% and cash flow from operations up 28%
- First quarter gross margins up 1.5 percentage points year over year to 24.4%
- Continued strength in commercial hardware, with Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking revenue up 22% year over year with growth in commercial PC Clients and Printers of 11% and 13%, respectively
- Raising full year GAAP diluted earnings per share outlook to $4.46 to $4.54 and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share outlook to $5.20 to $5.28
PALO ALTO, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — February 22, 2011 — HP (NYSE: HPQ) today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2011. Net revenue of $32.3 billion was up 4% from the prior-year period both as reported and in constant currency.
GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) was $1.17, up 26% from $0.93 in the prior-year period. Non-GAAP diluted EPS was $1.36, up 27% from $1.07 in the prior-year period. Non-GAAP financial information excludes after-tax costs of approximately $0.19 per share and $0.14 per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2011 and 2010, respectively, related primarily to the amortization of purchased intangibles, restructuring charges and acquisition-related charges. Information about HP’s use of non-GAAP financial information is provided under “Use of non-GAAP financial information” below.
“I’m pleased with our EPS and margin expansion during the quarter. Going forward, we have the opportunity to further capitalize on our customers’ demands for higher value-added solutions,” said Léo Apotheker, HP president and chief executive officer. “HP has a powerful portfolio, including exciting, recently announced cloud and connectivity offerings. We are focused on leveraging these strengths to extend our leadership and accelerate growth.”
|Net revenue ($B)||$32.3||$31.2||4%|
|GAAP operating margin||10.5%||9.6%||0.9 pts|
|GAAP net earnings ($B)||$2.6||$2.3||16%|
|GAAP diluted EPS||$1.17||$0.93||26%|
|Non-GAAP operating margin||12.4%||11.2%||1.2 pts|
|Non-GAAP net earnings ($B)||$3.0||$2.6||17%|
|Non-GAAP diluted EPS||$1.36||$1.07||27%|