Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Microsoft Dead?

Microsoft, for a dead company has pretty lively profits, says The Var Guy. He sits down and comes up with 10 Stunning Facts About Microsoft’s Profits.

He compares Microsoft's profits with other giants, and computes how long does it take to beat the quarterly net income of some of the companies like Apple (just 2 weeks), IBM (5 weeks), Google (just 18 days), and Nike (1 week!)


5 comments:

Yatin Sethi said...

Thats gr8 news but still lagging behind HP .. 2007 first quarter net revenue more than $25 billion ..

still way to go dude .. :)

Yatin Sethi said...
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Yatin Sethi said...

http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/070220/20070220006360.html

Anand said...

Not fair! Are you trying to make me wonder if I should've picked up that offer from HP after college? :P

Net revenue- More, yes; but in Net Income the Redmond Giant is way ahead. 4,926 millions agains HP's 1,547 millions for the same quarter!!

desh said...

microsoft is not at all out as ppl say it is, its still on top regardless of all the (so called) innovations put fwd by google. It will be difficult for Google to attain such revenue levels as th market is not of tht kind...

neway the best thng in th world still remains selling OIL

"In 2007, Exxon Mobil Corporation took the lead once more with profits over ($42.5 billion). and a market value of overall $410.735 billion, making them the largest and wealthiest company in the world."

tel becho boss