The above graph represents Intel net income by quarter, starting from fiscal Q1 1993 to the recently completed quarter. The quarterly net profit of Intel increased 22.2% YoY in Q2 2020, to $5,105 million worldwide. However, it is a notable 9.82% decline from the previous quarter when the company reported $5,661 million in total net income.
Growth in Intel Quarterly Net Income: History
|Source||Intel Quarterly reports, SEC Filings|
|Note||Intel fiscal year starts from January 1st|
Interestingly, the fiscal Q4 2019 is the most profitable quarter in the history of Intel. The company reported about $6,905 million in net profit, with a strong 32.9% YoY growth.
On the other hand, in fiscal Q4 2017, Intel reported a net loss of 687 million – highest-ever in a single quarter.
It was the first time in fiscal Q2 1996 when Intel’s net profit crossed $1 billion mark. The quarterly net income increased from $879 million in Q2 1995 to $1,041 million in Q2 1996.
Interestingly, Intel Corp. took 22 years to achieve another milestone, as the net profit surpassed $5 billion mark for the first time in history. The company reported an astonishing 78.3% YoY growth in its global net profit, amounting to $5,006 million in FY Q2 2018. The company’s net profit further increased to $6,398 million in the following quarter, with a strong 27.8% QoQ growth.
About Intel Corporation
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) is a leading manufacturer of semiconductor computer circuits. Intel was founded on July 18, 1968, by Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore, with initial funding of $2.5 million. Interestingly, in just 3 years, exactly on October 13, 1971, Intel went for an initial public offering (IPO), raising $6.8 million ($23.50 per share). Intel and its compatible chips are now found in every desktop and laptop except Apple products.
The company’s three largest customers, Dell Inc., Lenovo Group Limited and HP Inc., accounted for nearly 40% of the total revenue as of 2018.
Intel is ranked #43 in the list of 2019 Fortune 500 companies, up from #46 in 2018.
Intel has always been open to having new mergers and acquiring new projects, the latest being OmniTek (2019) which deals with FPGA video acceleration, and most popular being McAfee (2010).
Intel recently announced its withdrawal from 5G smartphone modem business. However, the company will continue to meet current customer commitments for its existing 4G smartphone modem product line.
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