Tag: quarterly results

PTC looks past flat Q1 results

PTC looks past flat Q1 results

China is slow, the Yen is falling. What Wall Street really wants to hear about is PTC’s play in the Internet of Things. By Randall S. Newton PTC today reported first quarter fiscal results essentially flat when compared to a year ago, but in line with previous forecasts. The routine conference call with Wall Street [...]

Workstations defy the PC decline in third quarter

Workstations defy the PC decline in third quarter

More than 973,000 units shipped in the quarter, approaching a record. Workstation-caliber GPUs were up 19% in the quarter. “If you thought the workstation market was in decline like its PC sibling, think again.” So reports technology and market research firm, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), which has completed its data collection and analysis of the [...]

By December 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Autodesk revenue up 1% in third quarter

Autodesk revenue up 1% in third quarter

AEC and Manufacturing are doing well, but Media & Entertainment continues its long slide.  Revenue in coming quarters will be impacted by Autodesk’s changing business model. By Randall S. Newton Autodesk today reported third quarter results of $555 million, up 1% from a year earlier. The company said strong sales of suites and a lift [...]

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Graphics chips shipments up from last quarter, down from last year

Graphics chips shipments up from last quarter, down from last year

Desktop graphics sales rose 4.5%, according to the third quarter update from Jon Peddie Research. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry’s research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers’ market share for the third quarter of 2013. 3Q13 was the second quarter in a row to show a [...]

By November 21, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Ansys reports 8% revenue growth in third quarter

Ansys reports 8% revenue growth in third quarter

The leader in engineering simulation reports a number of issues that have slowed sales in Asia. North America and Europe both posted double-digit revenue gains. Ansys corporate headquarters near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Leading engineering software vendor Ansys (Nasdaq: ANSS) has reported third quarter 2013 results in keeping both with its leader-of-the-pack recent results and with current [...]

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PTC closes year on positive note

PTC closes year on positive note

Service Lifecycle Management keeps the revenue needle pointed upward. Large deals were up significantly from a year ago. PTC (NASDAQ: PMTC) closed its fiscal year on September 30 with annual revenue of $1.29 billion, propelled by fourth quarter revenue of $345 million, up 5% from a year ago. But it was a squeaker of a [...]

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Dassault Systemes hits doldrums in third quarter

Dassault Systemes hits doldrums in third quarter

Currency differences and a slowdown in PLM purchases lead to essentially flat revenue. By Randall S. Newton Physical winds may have carried Dassault Systèmes customer Oracle Team USA to victory in the third quarter, but market and currency winds left the CAD vendor sitting almost still. The rise of the Euro against the US Dollar [...]

Autodesk revenue and net income down in second quarter

Autodesk revenue and net income down in second quarter

AEC is doing well, but an overall floundering economy held back results. Full-year results are on track to be below last year. Autodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK) says revenue in the second quarter was down 1%, held back by a combination of factors internal and external. Earnings per share increased—and were higher than the consensus estimate—so Wall [...]

AMD, Intel graphics chip shipments up in second quarter, Nvidia down

AMD, Intel graphics chip shipments up in second quarter, Nvidia down

Graphics chips outselling PCs as transition to mobile devices increases. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry’s research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers’ market share for 2013 2Q. While the news was disappointing year-to-year, the news was encouraging quarter-to-quarter. AMD overall unit shipments increased 10.9%, quarter-to-quarter, Intel increased [...]

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3D Systems revenue sets quarterly record

3D Systems revenue sets quarterly record

It was the core business of selling 3D printers that drove the results, not the many recent software acquisitions. 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) saw second quarter 2013 revenue grow 45% from the prior year to $120.8 million. The rise was driven by a 108% increase in printers’ and other products revenue and 30% overall organic growth. [...]