Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Microsoft reports record revenues, $19.02 billion for quarter

Updated Dec 19th, 2018 6:32PM EST
BGR

If you buy through a BGR link, we may earn an affiliate commission, helping support our expert product labs.

The Microsoft machine seems to be picking up some serious steam. Sparked by  sales of its Windows 7 operating system, Microsoft announced very strong quarterly earnings yesterday — highlighted by revenues of $19.02 billion; a new company record.  Here are some other figures from the balance sheet:

  • Operating income $8.51 billion, up 43% year-over-year
  • Net income $6.66 billion, up 60% year-over-year
  • Diluted earnings per share $0.74, up 57% year-over-year
  • Revenue of $19.02 billion includes $1.71 billion in deferred revenue from Windows upgrade program and OEM pre-sales
  • Adjusted revenue $17.31 billion
  • Adjusted earnings per share $0.60

Microsoft also mentioned that they have sold over 60 million Windows 7 licenses since its launch on October 27th of 2009, making Windows 7 the fastest selling operating system to date.

Read

\