High-margin and classy packaging
The maker of expensive esoteric business software, which no one really understands, is continuing to make loads of money.
Office 360 doing well too
Microsoft has done better than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted, thanks mostly to making rather a lot of dosh on the back of its commercial cloud business.
Should pick up in the second quarter
LG Display has said that it is seeing signs of improvement in the display panel industry and expects its business performance to pick up in the second half of the year.
$504 million for April June
LG Electronics appears to be doing rather well all of a sudden and says its second-quarter operating profit will reach a two-year high.
Other companies will want our tech
Blackberry is hoping to pull its nadgers out of the fire by licencing its mobile software to other outfits.
Net loss of $128 million – first in six years
Lenovo is not having a good time of late as the declining use of the PC and its underperforming Motorola unit continues to give its bottom line a spanking.
Chip demand rising as AMD snoozes
Nvidia forecast better-than-expected revenue for the current quarter demand for its chips has risen, while its rival, AMD has a knap while waiting for its Zen technology to arrive.
Reporting miserable results
HTC is having a pretty terrrible day after having to report a dismile quarter with falling sales.
But margins will fall
MediaTek expects to post revenue growth of 24-32 percent in the second quarter of 2016, but also thinks its gross margins for the quarter will fall.
Azure doing well
Microsoft reported earnings for its third fiscal quarter of 2016, including revenue of $22.1 billion. This means that in Q3 2015, Microsoft saw $21.73 billion in revenue and earnings – slightly better than Wall Street expected.